Estate Planning and Elder Law

Puzzles Worth Solving

Our mission is to inspire, educate and motivate our clients to control their future, maintain flexibility, and experience the resulting peace of mind and sigh of relief.

We make your life easier and simplify life’s challenges. We help our clients control decision making, pay less for estate taxes or nursing home care, or even find a great local electrician. If we don’t do it, we have the name and number of someone who’s great at it in our network – and we’d be happy to refer you.

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I’m a First Cousin, Twice-Removed!

I’m a First Cousin, Twice-Removed!

On May 4th, I became a first cousin, twice-removed. I know. It’s not quite as glamorous as becoming a mom or a grandmother, but that’s what it is. First cousin, twice-removed.  Basically, my father’s sister became a great-grandmother for the first time. Ancestry. MyHeritage. Archives. FamilySearch. The world of online genealogical research has exploded recently.  Using these tools, I was able to determine that I’m a direct descendant of Susannah North Martin, one of the women hung for being a witch in Salem in 1692. More »
Autism Awareness & Acceptance in 2018

Autism Awareness & Acceptance in 2018

Here’s what it’s like when I meet someone and they ask me, “So what do you do?” “I teach parents how to heal their children from autism.” More »
Stop Being Selfish and Get Your Planning Done

Stop Being Selfish and Get Your Planning Done

The problem today is that while we can make plans for unforeseen future events, we don’t want to get out of our comfort zone and so instead we stay in our safety cocoon. We hem and haw and hope for the best. Maybe even gleefully saying, “What do I care? I won’t be here” to our children. And the reality is, that’s super selfish. You know that’s not really the legacy you want to leave your family. You know that you’d rather create a plan for your future and make it easy on your family to know what your wishes are and then to carry them out. More »