ARCHIVED BLOG POSTS

2014 

Free photographs for blogs at Getty Images   Many bloggers do not have a supply of owned photographs to use in their posts. On the other hand, every blogger knows that photographs increase the readability of blogs and blogs with excellent photographs attract more attention. Large photo services w...
03/13/2014
How to access the ActiveRain Leaderboard for Overall Rankings   This blog is in response to some comments that I have seen from members of the ActiveRain network that do not know how to access the ActiveRain Leaderboard for the Overall Rankings for all of the members. This is not rocket science. ...
03/12/2014
Gaithersburg St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Saturday, March 15th   Everybody is Irish this month. Dress up in your best green outfit and plan to attend the 14th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade on Saturday, March 15, 2014 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Rio Washingtonian Center (I-370 and Washingtonian Bou...
03/12/2014
Kentlands Community Happy Hour, Friday, March 14th   The Kentlands Citizens Assembly will be hosting the Kentlands Community Happy Hour on Friday, March 14, 2014 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m at the Kentlands Clubhouse. This adults only event is open for all of the residents of Kentlands. Wine, beer...
03/12/2014
Happy Birthday to Donna Foerster!   One of the benefits of Facebook is the daily reminder that we receive in regard to birthdays. The whole world knows that today is the day to celebrate the birthday of Donna Foerster.  This is a good excuse to open that saved bottle of wine and wish Donna a Very...
03/12/2014
Costumes of Downton Abbey   Are you a fan of Downton Abbey?   My wife loves this TV show.  Dolores and I traveled to Wilmington, Delaware today to see the special Costumes of Downton Abby exhibit at Winterthur. We always enjoy our visits to Winterthur to enjoy the beautiful gardens and the tours ...
03/11/2014
Orchid Month at Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens   If you follow my blogs, you already know that Dolores and I always enjoy our visits to Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens in Washington, DC.  Hillwood was the home of heiress Marjorie Merriweather Post. When we visit Hillwood, we always like to t...
03/10/2014
A modern kitchen in the 50’s at Hillwood   If you follow my blogs, you know that Dolores and I like to visit Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens in Washington, DC. This is the home of heiress Marjorie Merriweather Post. We are annual members and enjoy the mansion tours and the gardens. We were th...
03/09/2014
Facebook Cover Photos If you have a Facebook page, you will want to follow the Facebook Fridays blogs by Anita Clark. In this blog, Anita reminds us of the importance of cover photos.  Does you Facebook page need a fresh look? Please go to the original blog if you wish to leave comments. There is...
03/09/2014
Grilling Tips As the weather improves, many family chefs will be spending more time at their grills. In this blog, real estate professional Kristin Johnson provides some grilling tips. Please go to the original blog if you wish to leave comments that will be seen by Kristin. Who Knew.....You Can ...
03/09/2014