1st Day of School from Mom’s Perspective

The 1st day of school has arrived.  It is always a mix of emotions for me.  By this time of the summer my household needs a little “structure” but I am sad our summer fun has come to an end.  Back in May when I was trying to figure out child care and balance that […]

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5 Ways To Stay Cool in Extreme Heat

The heat index in Charlotte has been brutal for the last couple of weeks.  It is hot when we wake up and hot when we go to bed.  Not much relief in sight for cooler temps.  Makes me long for October. Do you know what the head index is?  It is defined in a quick […]

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No Matter What The Weather We Are Here To Service You: O’Connor Insurance’s Emergency Plan

This summer North Carolina has seen a fair number of thunderstorms complete with winds that have knocked out power in various parts of town. Our office has not be affected.  We wanted you to know our emergency plan if we should ever have an emergency that renders our office without power or Internet. Phones:  Our phones […]

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5 Ways to Keep Your Dog Safe in the Heat

They don’t call it the Dog Days of Summer for no reason. Summer heat is already upon us and it is only June!  While I am not a huge fan of it being 95 degrees with 65+% humidity my sweet little doggie, Lucy is really not a fan.  As soon as the temp spikes she […]

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Attention: Erie Insurance Clients Do You Have A Road Trip Planned?

Are you insured with Erie Insurance Group? If you are take a look at your declaration policy and see if you have Roadside Assistance on your cars.  The coverage is very inexpensive on both personal and business policies.  If you have it put this information in a safe place for future reference.  Erie Insurance has […]

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Working Mom Juggles Multiple Balls

School is finally out for the summer. Months ago I started thinking about how to juggle being a Mom for the summer with running a business where I work full-time.  Is it possible that I can do both?  Every summer since my 10-year-old was born I have tried to find some kind of home/work balance.  […]

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