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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Gwynn Teal Carpenter-Broker: Home and Hearth Realty (Austin)
If it pops into my head, it might come out of my mouth! I've got a weird sense of humor so expect the unexpected when you read my blog. Real Estate is my profession but life is what its all about!
RECENT BLOG POSTS
  Happy Valentine's Day Celebration for 100K points! Today has been a special day.....I've achieved the next level at Active Rain - 100,000 points!  What a great way to celebrate Valentine's Day!!! It's been just over a year since I started blogging (been a member since 2008 but not actively invo...
02/14/2012
  Great Backyard Bird Count...Be a Participant! Birds are a delight!  On any given day I can observe finches, cardinals, blue jays, hummingbirds, painted buntings, doves and other species hanging in the trees or visiting the watering bowl on my balcony.  Watching these birds will lower my blood p...
02/13/2012
Brad has done it again!  He's made all of us Picnik users grateful and excited...he's found the TWIN BROTHER or SISTER to Picnik! I'm gonna try it out this weekend....please as you use it, share your experience and give Brad the heartfelt thanks for finding this site. In a frantic scramble last w...
02/11/2012
Mike Cooper has found the gold mine!  I'm a sucker for UNCLAIMED PROPERTY so was excited when I saw his post about re-checking old post and possibly having a few more folks see my earlier writing....I was so green a year ago that I didn't check all the categories that were available to me.  Thank...
02/10/2012
  Sweet Treats @ Russell's Bakery and Deli (Austin Texas) Craving a sweet treat?  Wanting to have a great cup of coffee while visiting with your friends?  Need a special cake for a special occasion?  Looking for a place to have a small group meeting? Locally owned Russell's Bakery and Deli is the...
02/10/2012
  Keep those pruning shears away! Austin Texas is proud of the many trees that are located in our Capital City!  There's even a program where areas of town are identified that "need" trees to help with the energy efficiency we so desire in our homes. But that's not what I wish to talk about today...
02/09/2012
  ThunderCloud Subs - Another Austin Texas Original Eating Place! Daily we must decide where to dine as we go about our errands, real estate business and socializing with friends.  We choose to keep our money local.....ThunderCloud Subs is an Original Austin neighborhood sub shop since 1975!! Sta...
02/08/2012
    All Aboard - Austin Texas Train Service   Capital MetroRail offers weekday passenger rail service between Leander and downtown Austin.  Passengers wanting to use the rail service on the weekends have only one choice....THEY CAN'T!  This Thursday, Feb. 9, Austin's City Council is set to vote o...
02/06/2012
  Why you need a REALTOR when building a home! What does it cost you?  NOTHING!!  The builder pays the REALTOR commission and has no impact on the final cost of your home. Builders expect and encourage Realtor participation.  They know that a knowledgeable REALTOR will make for an improved transa...
02/05/2012
  Sherwood Forest Faire is my kind of Entertainment! I believe I lived another life many centuries ago!  I know when it's time for the Renaissance Faire to open as my thoughts turn to what type of costume will I wear this year.  Yep, that's me in the middle with my devil horns! Sherwood Forest Fa...
02/04/2012
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