Retirees risk outliving savings

Annuities can provide security with guaranteed income for life Richard and Carol’s retirement savings won’t run out tomorrow. Yet they’re afraid what they spend on leisure now will rob them of money they’ll need for necessities later. Today’s retirees are living longer and spending more than they’d expected. Half of all 65-year-olds will live beyond […]

Fostering a Positive Body Image in Your Children

Do you remember summers at the beach as a small child? Your parents not being able to get your swimsuit on fast enough for you!  How could anyone expect you to sit still with the excitement of running on the sand and playing in the water just moments away? If you fast forward, can you […]

The 12th-Annual St. Baldrick’s Day at Finnigan’s Wake

On September 29th from 12-6pm, Finnigan’s Wake, located at 620 North Trade Street in Winston-Salem, will host the annual St. Baldrick’s Day event, a celebration that began in 2000 at Jim Brady’s pub in Manhattan. The goal on that first day was to raise $17,000, but the event raised $104,000 instead! This incredible event has […]

How to Buy a Motorcycle

For many, few experiences rival riding a motorcycle across an idyllic backdrop – whether it’s a cruise down the coast, a drive through the mountains or a trip through the countryside. If you’re considering buying your first motorcycle, read on for some things to consider. Education The first step, of course, is to develop the […]

The Art of Encouragement and Teaching Kindness

Have you ever watched children at a community playground?  From first sight, a child will begin running with the anticipatory desire to engage in sliding and climbing, spinning and swinging. Instantly, the new child is welcome among the players.  Why?  At a place of common ground and community, a child does not have to be […]

LT Nails & Spa


You already know that a mani-pedi makes your nails look fantastic. There’s nothing like taking a little time out of your day to be pampered. At LT Nails & Salon, Thuy and Linh Pham and their technicians pride themselves in the excellence of their work, with an attention to details that make all the difference […]

Sweet Ending Magnolia Table’s Buttermilk Blueberry Puff

If you happen to be living under a rock and have not heard of Joanna Gaines, it is time to wake up! From her home styling and remodeling business to a restaurant, bed and breakfast now and so much more, Joanna has flipped Waco, Texas (and possibly even the world) on its head. Whether you […]

Born into Real Estate

To say that Winston-Salem native Kaitlin Eller Wall has been in the Real Estate business her whole life is no exaggeration.   Her father, Rod Eller, was training and managing real estate professionals in the area before Kaitlin was born.  The lifelong experiences and exposure to the business make real estate more than a career—it’s a […]