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For Throwback Thursday I am reflecting on pet choices we make and how they affect our children.I got Jack just weeks before Tina, our first born, was born. Jack was one of four pups born to my best friends Golden Lab, Sammy. Sammy was a purebred but she hooked up with a mongrel that strayed the t...
NOTHING IS SADDER THEN THE NEEDLESS LOSE OF HUMAN LIFE.Close behind is the lose of culture. On Monday many of the works by Maria Prymachenko were destroyed by Putin's war.Roughly 25 paintings by the celebrated Ukrainian artist Maria Primachenko were burned as a result of Russia’s invasion of Ukr...
I was thinking today, what one piece of advice would I give to a new realtor or someone about to become a new realtor. What was the one thing that carried me through, kept me in business and my family feed?Fear no one!As the Scales Of Justice and the Declaration of Independence declare all men ar...
One of my all time favorite albums is "Pink World" by Planet P Project which came out in 1984 (38 years ago). I think the creator, Tony Carey, learned well from The Who, Pink Floyd, and ELO as far as music telling a story through a double album.Lately a line from one of the songs, A Letter From T...
... maybe TomorrowStill not looking good. Let's check the club house.It's not looking good but I think I'll tee off anyhow.My ball is here somewhere. Let's ask the Caddy.She found it!I'm getting a little stiff.As you can see my club "brushed" the turf a few many times today. Maybe next year.
Today Timmothy suggested we do a photo walk through the Woodland Trail, a walk we take frequently in the Summer and Fall of the year. This was our first Winter walk through the Woodland Trail. The biggest difference of course is while it is the same wooded area there is/was no leaves to be found ...
"ANYTHING WORTH DOING IS WORTH DOING BADLY"G.K. Chesterton (British writer)Sounds insane doesn't it? I read the quote in a magazine published by Medica called Be Well. I do not know in what context G. K. Chesterton said it but it makes sense in the way that this magazine applied it.You are 67 yea...
Just last year at this time I was looking at interest rates as low as 1.9 percent and most refi's were in the low 2's.I am a Notary Public who helps close loans for internet lenders like (and including) Rocket Mortgage. I work with title companies from every State of the USA and they intern have ...
I don't have Spring Fever,but I'm damn tired of being cold!We have been in the sub zero's for a while again and the weatherman says it's going to stay that way until this coming weekend. I'm starting to think about purchasing an airplane ticket to go see my best friend Jerry in AZ. It would only ...
Thursday the 24th will mark the 10th year that I have been back into my home after a river flowed through it for a month. We were ousted from our home June 23rd 2011 and moved back February 24th 2012.I’ve told the story of the flood in words and in pictures here At Active Rain in the past so toda...