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By The Temple Team, Specializing in Lake Norman/Charlotte/Charleston
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20 Tips for a Positive New Year 1. Stay Positive. You can listen to the cynics and doubters and believe that success is impossible or you can trust that with faith and an optimistic attitude all things are possible.2. Take a morning walk of gratitude. I call it a “Thank You Walk.” It will create ...

By Elyse Berman, PA, Boca Raton FL (561) 716-7824 CRS, ABR, GRI,ePR
(Best Connections Realty, Inc.)
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 BeautyCounter is about makeup and skincare without harsh chemicals, according to their founder and CEO Gregg Renfrew.  You can read about it here.   A past client and dear friend Jo Rosenfeld is a firm believer.  Jo Rosenfeld is an Event Service Broker who specializes in all aspects of beauty (a...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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More Things You May Wish You Never Knew About Me…Back in December of 2015, someone started a post that was  26 Things About Me. It was a non-sensical fun thing to do in the last month of the year.  It was also a fun way to get to know each other a little bit better. Actually, we used to have fun ...

By Dan Dee McGinnis The Pumpkin Man
(eXp Realty)
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You have heard about change, haven’t you? It is constant.To tell you the truth, just in the last couple of years, I have absorbed the truth about change, and how it continues to go on week after week, day after day, hour after hour, and sometimes every few minutes.Depending where you are, what yo...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Bob Timm, Project Coordinator for Tivoli Homes
(Tivoli Custom Homes)
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What happens when you mix a BOC fan a guinea pig and a Christmas Village? I bet my hard rock friends know where I'm going with this... Go Go PigZilla!I bet Candice A. Donofrio , Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, ePRO, CRS, RCS-D and Ken Jones got this little quiz.

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
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Westcliffe, CO Weather for December 11, 2018Good Morning Westcliffe, CO28°Our Tuesday morning starts with chilly temperatures and scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today promises to be mostly sunny with high temperatures in the middle to upper 40's.We can expect a west southwest wind arou...

By Jeff Stevens, Jeff Stevens REALTOR®/Associate Broker
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New Mexico Properties)
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When an Act of Kindness Turns into a Pain in the Back   The other day I was leaving a store after some gift shopping and as I walked to my car, I spotted some folks in trouble. Two younger girls were attempting to push a van into a nearby parking lot, their Dad, trying to push and steer at the sa...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Christmas Home Decorating Ideas, by Endre Barath, Jr. a Pet Friendly Realtor in Los Angeles. First in fairness to disclosure we have three cats. One we always thought was a bit curious, the other one was just glad to be taken inside and the third one could care less unless something was made out ...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Monday December 10, 20181. What does "Amooco" stand for? American Oil Company2. A nonagon is a shape that has how many sides? 93. Orthoepy is the study of what? Pronunciation4. What is "military commander" in Japanese? ShogunTrivia questions for Tuesday December 11, 20...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Northwest.)
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Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerYou can be pitiful or you can be powerful but you can't be both!Joyce Meyer    Discover Hartstene Pointe click here  To find out how much your Harstine Island, Washington house i...

By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!, So Utah Residential, Referral & Relocation REALTOR
(Prado Real Estate South)
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Today is sure. As some days seem to fly by, getting the most done in the least amount of time seems to be the goal. Writing contracts, setting time-lines and following up with transactions in progress take careful consideration. Today, I will be showing homes, then signing homemade Christmas card...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Ada Harriet Miser was born in Somerset, Ohio back in 1847 to Henry and Ann. In 1860, the family moved to St. Louis, Missouri. In 1867, she met and married another Henry. She attended the Old University of Chicago, which is now known as Northwestern University. She graduated in 1870.After graduati...

By Joyce Marsh, Daytona Beach Florida Real Estate, Daytona Beach Area Coastal Homes and Lifestyles
(Joyce Marsh Real Estate)
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Golden Turmeric MilkA Good Health Drink - Many people are suffering with cough, flu and cold symptoms this year, and are seeking relief and foods to help boost their immunity.I thought I would share this wonderful recipe for "Golden Turmeric Milk" that I have used over the years.  This is a sooth...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Eye on the Prize: Jack wins, or does he?Just to give you a little background: Diane and I were in Boston not too long ago for the Active Rain Meetup organized by our friend Lisa Von Domek   and Diane noticed a Christmas Tree in one of the store fronts in the Prudential Mall.  Making my living of ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Dahlia, American Dahlia Society Show, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA I posted this photograph in a number of Facebook groups and decided to share it with you as well. Our Christmas tree is now up and decorated and I am trying to get into the holiday mode.   Dahlia, American Dahlia Society S...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Monday Motivational...Who Will You Become? Sports provides so many inspirational moments for me and that is especially true of football. This weekend was the annual Army-Navy game. You do not have to have attended either military academy or served in the military to enjoy this game. In fact, eve...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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Paying it Forward Recipe - Cream Cheese Fruit DipLast year, Roy Kelley wrote a post about McCutcheon's, a local family business in MD that offers delightful preserves, jellies and sauces that he and Dolores enjoy. I checked out their site and found a recipe that I just had to try - no, not this o...

By Joyce Marsh, Daytona Beach Florida Real Estate, Daytona Beach Area Coastal Homes and Lifestyles
(Joyce Marsh Real Estate)
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It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at our house....I snapped this photo from outside our front window earlier today.  Our decorations are up, and quite a bit of the shopping has been finished.We actually started decorating earlier this year so now I can sit back and enjoy the view and th...

By Donald Urschalitz, P.A. Realtor ABR RSPS North Palm Beach County
(One World Realty Inc.)
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Ok don't get me wrong I love the change of seasons, the beautiful snow falls, ice skating, sleading and the change in colors. However, watching on TV is still my choice of adventure.

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz, Las Vegas Henderson Homes for Sale
(Realty ONE Group)
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 Life is Short so Forgive and Forget  I learned at a very young age that holding grudges on family and friends can be destructive and unhealthy on both sides.Life is Short so why carry these feelings with you for weeks, months and even years. I have spoken with people that say they haven't seen t...