KXLY Development Concept Plan – Southgate Neighborhood Council

spokane cityAre you wondering about how the KXLY expansion plans fit in with the Southgate Neighborhood Development Concept?  Here’s a map and some good info. Source: KXLY Development Concept Plan | Southgate Neighborhood Council

Want to Voluntour?

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Have you heard about the newest trend in travel? Voluntourism is all about seeing the world while helping out, and there are lots of interesting ways to do it.  This article looks at some of them, and gives us advice as well as some cautions. Source: Travel Aspirations | Living Section | The Pacific Northwest Inlander | News, Politics, Music, Calendar, Events in Spokane, Coeur d’Alene and the Inland Northwest

The Good, Bad And Ugly Effects Of Brexit On Retirees

GamblingDoes this whole Brexit thing have you chewing your nails?  Before you call your broker or cancel your vacation plans, take a breath and read more about it.  This Huffington Post piece is a good place to start:  Source: The Good, Bad And Ugly Effects Of Brexit On Retirees

Why I Hate the Word ‘Retirement’

New Paradigm AheadThe author of this article takes great exception to the word “retirement”, and makes some good points in the process.  Our generation is turning the concept on its head, examining new ways to approach and enjoy free time.  Are there ideas here that you might use?  How do you feel about the R- word?

Source: Why I Hate the Word ‘Retirement’

17 big, fat books for your summer reading

 

Suitcase and tourist stuff with inscription travel insuranceHow is your summer reading list looking? Need some ideas?  Take a look at this list – some of my favorites are on it, which encourages me to check out those that I have not yet read.   Enjoy!

Source: 17 big, fat books for your summer reading. – Modern Mrs. Darcy

Know the Signs of Elder Abuse and Neglect

Senior and young holding handsJune 15 is  Elder Abuse Awareness Day.  Do you know the signs to look for?  Please take the time to make yourself aware, and be ready to advocate for a friend or relative who might be needing your help.  Source: Know the Signs of Elder Abuse and Neglect

6 Money Mistakes Everyone Makes

savingsWe found some room for improvement in these tips, maybe you will, too! Let’s spend our money on what really matters to us.  Source: 6 Money Mistakes Everyone Makes