32 Incorrectly Used Words That Can Make You Look Bad

learning never endsIf there is one thing we’ve learned about our Senior Spokane peeps, it’s that they have great vocabularies and are always looking for ways to improve them.   This article seemed like a logical addition to our collection – see if you have been guilty of any of these errors! 32 Incorrectly Used Words That Can Make You Look Bad | Inc.com.

A Sweet Tooth’s Guide to Spokane

tiramisù fatto in casa, tradizionale dolce italianoNow, here is a list you can’t resist – The Inlander has sampled sweet treats from all over town, and offers us their favorites.  We found some surprises and new temptations here, will you?  A Sweet Tooth’s Guide to Spokane | Food & Restaurants | The Pacific Northwest Inlander | News, Politics, Music, Calendar, Events in Spokane, Coeur d’Alene and the Inland Northwest.

What You Need to Know About the Grandparents Tax

Male generationsEstate planning often includes leaving money to the grandchildren, and in a perfect world this is a strategy that works for everyone.    However it’s certainly not a perfect world, and it is important to understand all of the financial implications of the “grandparents tax” before you sign those papers.  Take a look and avoid unintended ramifications for your loved ones! What You Need to Know About the Grandparents Tax | Next Avenue.

Fall in Love Again – Keep Marriage Strong

senior old man and woman shopping in ItalyThe good news is that you’ve managed to stay together for a really long time.  And the bad news is that……….. well, it has been a very long time!  How to keep romance alive, or rekindle it once it’s become a distant memory, is the focus of this article.   It’s a quick read with some really interesting suggestions, so what do you have to lose?  Fall in Love Again – Keep Marriage Strong – AARP.

How to Lose 1,000 Square Feet — and Keep It Off

Norwegian campAre you considering moving to a smaller space? Whether you’re thinking condo or cabin, downsizing can be really tough – or, an opportunity to surround yourself with just the things that really matter to you.  The process is as much psychological as practical, and the author of this great article offers suggestions from both perspectives: How to Lose 1,000 Square Feet — and Keep It Off | Next Avenue.

1100 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

learning never endsWell, we are officially out of excuses.  “I’d take a class but I can’t afford it……….. I’d love to learn Spanish but my schedule just won’t allow it…………… I can’t drive so it is hard to attend regularly”.   Here is a list of over 1000 FREE classes that you can take online!  Surely there is something here that will intrigue you :  1100 Free Online Courses from Top Universities | Open Culture.

Garland District becomes creative mecca

Perspectives of Human MindHave you visited the Garland District lately?  Your old favorites are still there, but so are some new and exciting opportunities to channel your inner artist.  From music to acting to needlework, classes and inspiration line the Avenue.  Take a look at this article for more information, and plan a visit soon! Garland University of the Arts | Arts & Culture | The Pacific Northwest Inlander | News, Politics, Music, Calendar, Events in Spokane, Coeur d’Alene and the Inland Northwest.