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One of the coolest things about being in business for yourself, is the categories in which you may take a business tax deduction. Would you be surprised to learn that going on a photography adventure is one of them? No matter what industry you’re in, there are always costs for doing business. Continuing education is a cost that, hopefully, makes you better at your job. Education helps you be more ready and willing to serve
I’m always looking for ways to improve as a person, and making the improvement feels great. What’s even better is when I can share the information I’ve learned to help others improve too. I was recently blessed to find myself at Dave Ramsey’s Smart Conference in Los Angeles, where I heard numerous speakers talk about Money, Marriage, Parenting, Personal Development and Retirement. The overarching message and big “take away”? Learn to make smarter choices and
Here at AVA, we absolutely love the outdoors. In fact at lunchtime today, Audrey and I took a 20-minute walk to enjoy the sunshine and fresh air. It was so lovely that I was inspired to compile a list of some of the best hiking trails in the area. After all, spring is upon us, the ideal hiking season! So here we go, in no particular order, 7 of our favorite hikes!   1. Limpy