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  PINTEREST   We highlight great places to eat, to live, to work and play on our Pinterest account. Want to know what the Melting Cone is? Check out our Pinterest post. Need to know how to landscape Austin style? We can help you learn all you want to know and more about the Austin Texas area.   
    In the wake of the torrential rains that flooded Central Texas on October 31, Samaritan’s Purse is responding to help locals who have been devastated by the disaster. Samaritan’s Purse sent staff and equipment to serve the Onion Creek community, located in the southeast part of Austin. Onion...
  “At the end of life we will not be judged by how many diplomas we have received, how much money we have made, how many great things we have done. We will be judged by "I was hungry, and you gave me something to eat, I was naked and you clothed me. I was homeless, and you took me in.” ― Mother ...
It is really hard to pick just one picture from my trip back to Arizona. There is such beauty around every corner.    As a young man I wondered this mountains almost everyday. We discovered caves, secret waterfalls and springs that keep the desert alive.    It was wonderful to have to opportunit...
  The market is still moving at a rapid pace in the Austin Texas and surrounding areas. We represent buyers and sellers currently in the market place. If you have been thinking about putting your home on the market NOW is a great time. We can show you how to stage, list and we will get it sold. ...
  The Grace Place Ausitn is presenting a 4 week series in December titled: "Enlarging My Heart". With the Grinch as the backdrop it will prove to be an exciting and fun 4 weekends. Services are at 6pm on Saturdays and 10:30am on Sundays. Live Music, skits, and practical messages.    From the Pas...
  Austin’s $65 million bond measure for affordable housing prevailed by 60.4 percent, or 39,878 votes out of more than 66,000 cast, according to official results just released by the Travis County clerk’s office. That outcome appeared all-but-certain on Tuesday night, with the votes tallied from...
  Great to find the right buyer for your listing. Even better when that buyer is a strong buyer. The Austin Market Place is still very active where other markets have slowed for the up coming Holidays. We can help you navigate the market place and find what will work best for you. Currently look...
  Standing in this tunnel (the Hwy. 60 tunnel) this past weekend in Arizona had me speechless. This was the Tunnel my grandparents drove through in the 1940's when they drove from Miami Az. down to Phoenix Az. Clearly only large enough for one car and carved out  a granite mountain. You had to ho...
Went to Vegas Saturday for this beautiful wedding. Jennifer is a very good friend and adopted family member. We are all so happy for her.  Interesting Note: They did not go to Vegas to have their wedding as many people do. Jennifer and Matt live and work in Vegas. They are both terrific people. ...

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