Category Archives: Park News

Blast from the Past

As this winter season is quickly moving along, I thought it would be fun to look back at earlier years here at Twin Lakes.  Virginia Sibert left us quite a collection of photographs of the years she and her husband Jim were here in the park.  Here are some of the earliest she had, 1988 and 1989.

  

 The first column shows some guys laying cement on lot 23, with Jason’s dad being the one working from under the trailer.  The second column show some residents having a hot dog roast on the bank of the lake that no longer exists.

Getting Things in order for the New Year

As the new year approaches, this is a time to take stock of your life and make some changes if you want to improve things for the future.  During this time of resolutions, it is also a good opportunity to take stock of your financial situation.  According to an article by Jeremy Bromwell, there are 5 common estate-planning mistakes made by seniors.

    • Not pre-planning funeral arrangements.
    • Not taking advantage of tax-exempt gift laws.
    • Not discussing estate planning details with their loved ones.
    • Not creating a springing or durable power of attorney.
    • Not regularly revisiting their advanced medical directives, including healthcare power of attorney and living will.

You can read the entire article here.