According to Benjamin Franklin, “a penny saved is a penny earned.” In other words, it’s just as beneficial to save money as it is to earn it. But anyone familiar with cost reduction knows that Franklin was wrong. In fact, a penny saved is significantly more valuable than a penny earned!    One of the […]

At Home Extra: Fall in Love with Your Closet!

    Fall in Love with Your Closet!   By Carlissa Montoya     Most people think of the closet as that space in your home to store stuff, it never has enough room, and you keep the doors kept tightly shut because it is an eyesore.   I believe the closet should be that […]

MOMMY MATTERS: Summer Survival – Make Time for You

    Summer Survival Make Time for You, Because It’s Your Summer, Too!     By Tracy Ross-Garcia Photography by Mariana Galvan     Oh yes, it’s here! Summer Break, a much-needed pause in learning for our kids to decompress and have fun! Cue 90’s summer theme music Summer, summer, summertime. Ooooh, summertime. Time to […]

You Don’t Want to Argue with Attorney Heather Tessmer

  You Don’t Want to Argue with Attorney Heather Tessmer If Heather Tessmer wasn’t practicing law, she would be just as busy with a fulfilling career as a caterer.    By Rudy Arispe Photography by David Teran     Although it seems like an interesting choice for someone who has been a family law attorney […]

Business Woman Spotlight: Carrie Cooper, OnPoint Premier

Carrie Cooper Chief Operations Manager OnPoint Premier What career path led you to where you are today? I was working as an office manager for several dental practices. I was working constantly. My husband, Jac, overheard his boss talking about needing an office manager for OnPoint Premier. He told him about me, and I interviewed […]