Tea in Texas

Did you know that June is National Iced Tea Month? If you are like many Texans, you might not for the simple reason that you celebrate this tasty drink throughout the year.


For many, the idea of getting back to nature, spending the night outdoors under the stars, and waking with the bird-song is a lot more appealing than the reality of camping.

The Top 5 Personal Finance Apps

Managing your money in the digital area has never been easier. You can schedule transfers between accounts or individuals, deposit checks and check your balance all from your living room. Beyond banking apps though, there are several…

Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental health affects every aspect of life from childhood through the last geriatric years. Everyone has it in some form, whether good or poor, because it reflects the mind’s outlook on thinking, feeling and acting.

Investing Your Refund

If you’re like most people, you’re tempted to treat a sizable tax refund as money to blow. You could head to the mall or book a spa weekend, but rst, take a few deep breaths and consider these investment ideas for your unexpected windfall:

Central Bark

For many of us dog owners this is such exciting news we are chasing our own tails. Odessa is FINALLY getting an off leash dog park! Central Bark will be opening this spring and located at Slator Park at 1001 W 38th St, Odessa. Central Bark…

Child Sports

M child is on a competitive sports team. There I said it. She’s 10 and we travel (sometimes long distances) to watch her team take the mat for two full minutes. I know a lot of people who think this is absurd. Sometimes I’m even a little…

Go Red for Women

In 2004, the American Heart Association (AHA) faced a challenge. Cardiovascular disease claimed the lives of nearly 500,000 American women each year, yet women were not paying attention. In fact, many even dismissed it as an “older man’s…