Love of God, Family and Country - these are the focus of Teral's life and here she shares her passions with those who share her same interests. As a native Texan Teral's roots are deep in the soil of Dallas-Collin County where the culture is as diverse as the people. North Central Texas is one of the fastest growing areas in the nation and expected to continue in the coming years.
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After a week full of on off closing decisions it is rewarding to spend a Sunday afternoon lunch with these two bundles of energy. They help me keep my perspective on what are my priorities in life. Life is grand! Grandchildren are the best and, if I had known, I would have had them first!
It’s not a new year’s resolution but the timing is sure right. Today I made the big decision to purchase another bicycle for myself. I say BIG decision because it’s been 5 or 6 years since I last rode a bicycle. And much has happened in my life during that time span. I am glad I bought it. Bicycl...
One of my favorite quotes that I keep displayed on my desk reads “ There is no reward for finding fault”. Now I ask you isn’t that a great quote? What if everyone was always looking out for the other person’s good? That would sure make for an interesting world; one that is not too likely to happe...
I have been on ActiveRain now for a couple of years. And I have learned a lot from others and shared with others. But it seems to me that no matter how much you learn or how much you share there is always something else to be learned or shared.Initially the idea of blogging was foreign to me. Now...
The countdown is on for the Daytona 500 which kicks off the start of the 2011 Sprint Cup racing. This year’s event is on Sunday, February 20th with only 39 days remaining before the big start. Daytona is considered to be the super bowl of racing and those who win are included in an elite group of...
The City of Murphy finished out the year of 2010 with 77 single family homes available for sale and that count does not include homes for sale by owners. Another 11 homes were under contract with 7 of the homes in a sales pending status. There was a total of 13 homes SOLD in Murphy during Decembe...
There seems to be a common experience among newcomers to ActiveRain. So many new members, like I did myself, upon joining are not sure which way to go or where to turn for assistance. It’s not because there is a lack of resources for the new member. There’s a getting started guide, an ActiveRain ...
Well, it happened...it snowed in Dallas and I am not singing for the joy of it either. It’s not so much that I don’t like the snow. It has more to do with what the snow brings. Sure, sure the falling of the snowflakes is pretty and bright. Typically we don’t even get enough accumulation to have a...
There’s No Place Like HomeGrowing up the Wizard of Oz was always one of my favorite movies. If it had been the days of dvd I would have watched it back to back until I could repeat every line. I’m sure I was probably close even back then. I can recall repeating with Dorothy “There’s no place like...
Another spectacular end to a day filled with lots of activity. The first week of 2011 has been packed with quite a few events including one closing and another one in the works. I’ve also been working really diligent at getting things organized and going full swing for the new year. On a personal...