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2015 

Do You Know About The Arts Barn Pub In Kentlands?     This notice is being distributed by the City of Gaithersburg, Maryland:   Arts on the Green, the City's premier center for the performing and visual arts that encompasses both the Arts Barn and Kentlands Mansion, invites you to savor the uniqu...
02/25/2015
Book Recommendation: Silent Mercy by Linda Fairstein   Dolores and I really like the crime novels by New York Times bestselling author Linda Fairstein and are in the process of reading all of them. One of the side benefits of her novels is that you will learn much about New York City as you enjoy...
02/24/2015
A key characteristic of highly successful people is the little difference that makes the big difference on the level of success that they achieve. Those differences in their persistence to remain focused on their goals through thick and thin . . . . and not to quit on themselves or on their goals...
02/24/2015
I'm still on my concept of doing fewer blog posts, but making them each go further.   I really appreciate your 'likes' and your comments. Please take a moment to also visit the original blog and leave a comment. I'm still on my concept of doing fewer blog posts, but making them each go further.  ...
02/24/2015
Poinsettias, Longwood Gardens Conservatory IMG 1842   "My garden is my most beautiful masterpiece." - Claude Monet    Longwood Gardens, in Kennett Square, PA is one of our favorite day trip destinations. It is a wonderful place to visit at any time of the year.   Poinsettias, Longwood Gardens Con...
02/24/2015
Book Recommendation: Sweepers by P. T. Deutermann   P. T. Deutermann has written 16 outstanding novels and I recommend all of his books for your reading list. Sweepers (1997) was not available at our public library so I read the Kindle edition which is priced at $7.99 on Amazon. Use the links to ...
02/23/2015
Listen twice as much as you talk. Please visit the original blog if you wish to leave comments. In business and personal communication effective listening is vital. Commit to getting better at it going forward. REDISCOVER IT FOR YOURSELF AS A NEW ARTFORM. Two things: Listen twice as much as you t...
02/23/2015
Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland IMG 0559   "The best way to predict your future is to create it." - Abraham Lincoln   One of the best way to get know your community and get a little exercise at the same time is to take photowalks. I, of course, need to make a few stops to enjoy the bo...
02/23/2015
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02/23/2015
Baltimore Metro Area Housing Trends, January, 2015   Baltimore Metro Overview Foreclosure sales continue rising; Prices for non-distressed home sales jump 8.4 percent year-over-year The Baltimore Metro housing market began the year well, with large increases in sales, prices, new contracts and in...
02/22/2015