Category Archives: Life

Giving and Thanks does not include Texting and Driving

By Shelby King – The Thanksgiving holiday is the perfect segue for the “end of the year” and the season of giving. Like no other holiday – it brings families and friends together to celebrate each others company much more than the feast itself. It’s the holiday where our hearts are wide open to giving… Read More


By David Holton – Ahh,  There is nothing more enjoyable at the end of a long day than to sit down and enjoy a nice bottle of wine with your spouse or significant other. They say there is more truth in a bottle of wine than any book you will ever read. Whether it is a… Read More

My Hero

By Christine Johnson- There are many defining moments that being a parent have caused a great deal of stress and also those where you can’t imagine yourself being more proud. My oldest son, Jared, who will turn 24 this summer; has been the cause of both recently. He decided that he wanted to serve our… Read More

Life In a Small Town

By John Handy– Starting my insurance career selling Homeowners, Automobile and Business Insurance more than 3 decades ago in the small town of Essex Vermont I had no idea of the joys I’d receive from life by the 5 Corners. The short walk to the bank each day is invariably filled with pleasant horn honks… Read More