Monthly Archives: November 2020

Planning for 2021

At last, we’ve come to the end of 2020. It’s been a very… interesting year. There’s a Chinese curse that goes, “May you live in interesting times.” and boy oh boy, has 2020 been an interesting year. We’ve faced a pandemic, a bitterly-fought election, and are staring down the barrel of a recession that’s going to hit many of us hard. As of writing this, we’re still in the election process, unsure what may come next. With such an uncertain year ahead of us now, planning for 2021 is difficult. Although we can make our plans easily enough and look forward to seeing them come to pass, we’re making plans without knowing for certain what’s coming in the months ahead. Job security is not high. We don’t know for certain when or if COVID19 will be behind us.  Perhaps the key to mastering planning in 2021 is to know how to go with the uncertainty. Perhaps it’s learning to scale back your plans and to leave room ... read more

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Giving Gratitude For Our Cars

Giving Gratitude For Our Cars

Photo by Element5 Digital on Unsplash As we gather together for Thanksgiving and say our graces and show gratitude to the people who make our life better, maybe it’s also a good time to give praise to that family member that we rely on too readily and credit too little: yes, I’m speaking of your BMW. Think about how much harder your year would have been without your car behaving reliably and being there for you when you needed it. While you can’t give your vehicle a seat at the table this year (not even the kids table), you can do a number of things to reflect the love your car is giving you, from the small to the grand:   Clean your car. A dirty car is unhealthy, both inside and outside. Grit and dust and pollen on your car can clog your car’s systems, choking them. A dirty interior can lead to mold and other problems. And you will do more to protect a car you think of as clean and attractive. Happy car = happy driver. Keep a clear view of the road. Y ... read more

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