As a retired agent, broker/owner, and property manager my blog is a menagerie of wisdom and ramblings from my career and life in general.
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I was fascinated by a report on the Weather Channel showing and explaining the phenomenon of the formation of ice balls in Lake Michigan. An article on AccuWeather explains: "The way the boulders form is simpler than one might think. As pieces of ice sheets break off around the lake, the waves m...
"On this day SCS was born."One year ago today, Second Chance Saturday: Week 1 was published. Yesterday Week 50 was published. We've come a long way, baby and I have all of you to thank!There is a LOT of great content published on ActiveRain every day, and it is impossible for all deserving posts...
"Sometimes you deserve a second chance, not because you weren't fabulous the first time but because the timing and circumstances weren't quite right. You just got overlooked."-Carol Williams Does getting Featured here in The Rain sometimes feel like a roll of the dice? Not anymore. I'm always o...
It looks like we have a new batch of Utah real estate students in Q&A, so thought I'd reblog this post by Ryan Huggins about how to search Q&A. Thanks Ryan! Are you a new user wondering if a question has been asked before? Are you a veteran who wants to update an answer from a few days back? A...
"Be honest. Be silly. Be kind."After I arrived home from my latest road trip yesterday, turned up the heat, unpacked the car and started some laundry, I realized I had time to put up some new calendars. I always buy a few in November when the selection is good. The one I chose for my kitchen is...
"An open road and your favorite song is sometimes the only therapy you need."I'm on a 3-day road trip home to central Washington from Arizona, after spending the holidays with my sister-in-law. My questions and observations during my drive yesterday and today are: Through Nevada and southern Utah...
It was a meager week for blogging, as I spent time during the holiday season with family in Arizona. I am on my way back home now, via 3-day road trip.Here are the links to my two posts from last week, in case you missed either one: Leaping Into And Through 2018 With Gratitude Are you ready to ...
"Think you can or think you can't, you're right."-Henry Ford As we welcome another new year, we have great anticipation for things to come. As time marches on the negativity and challenges of day to day life takes a toll on our positive outlook. We must be diligent in keeping our enthusiasm an...