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By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 4
Westcliffe, CO Weather for September 23, 2018Good Morning Westcliffe, CO41°Our Sunday morning starts with cool temperatures and beautiful clear blue skies.Today promises abundant sunshine with a high temperature of 75°.We can expect a southwest wind between 5-10mph. Sunrise:  6:50Sunset:  6:57We ...

By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 18
 Have you ever been totally committed to a task and eventually you don’t feel like doing it? You want to give yourself a pat on the back by skipping that task for a few days. It happens frequently when it comes to getting up at 4:00am to get ready to arrive at the gym at 5:00am when the doors ope...

By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 11
              This is week #3 of the NFL and Gianni decided to join us. His football garb is the smallest size we could find, and Caleb has his new Patriots hat. He’s very proud of it!! Wants to wear it to bed!!!Our picks are right on target this week, and Gianni insisted upon selecting the Packe...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 23
Trivia question answers for Saturday September 22, 20181. What spice is considerd as the most expensive by weight? Saffron2. A Kamikaze cocktail contains triple sec, lime juice and what? Vodka3. What year did Barbie Doll first appear on the market? 19594. In a standard deck of cards, the Jack, Qu...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 13
Stepan Prokopovych was born in Shpotvka, Russian Empire back in 1878. He graduated from St. Petersburg Institute of Engineers Ways of Communication in 1901. He stayed at that institution for two years after graduation as an instructor. In 1906, he was appointed to the Chair of Strength of Materia...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®,CRS,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 11
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and Broker  Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present!Jim Rohn    Discover Hartstene Pointe click here  To find out how much your H...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
Comments 4
  Fall is in the air today . There is a chill in the air . Many people have their windows open . Time for long pants and Ugg boots for me .. Even the decor at the markets have changed . It was a pleasure to shop in the cool weather with a hoodie on . The colors of Fall are in the air .This time o...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 16
There was something about this lonely bucket of teddy bear sunflowers  at the Santa Barbara Farmers Market that caught my attention. I (A) always associate Vincent Van Gogh with the 12 sunflower series he painted: seven in Arles in the South of France, and five in Paris.  When Paul Gaughin (a sto...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
Comments 3
 What a Delicious Swing on a Lasagna Recipe  I was at a party for a friend .Her Mother made a Seafood Lasagna  and it was delicious . It was the best lasagna  . She was a sweet lady .  When I asked for the recipe she answered that it was very expensive to make . I told her it was alright . I neve...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
Comments 3
I am not going to get into politics directly.But, it is almost non-stop  political ads.We have some of the most expensive races in the country.It is one ad after another.Most with very little real information as usual.So, for now, I just change the channel or turn it off.  It is my best solution'...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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I’m so glad that Roxanne Ford with Austin Title made a monthly commitment to bring a group to volunteer at the Central Texas Food Bank. I’ve made it a priority to volunteer. This month we went to a Mobile Pantry located at Turner Roberts Recreation Center and directly handed out 6,000 pounds of f...

By Andy Brown-Climer School of Real Estate, The Leader in Real Estate Education!
(Climer School of Real Estate)
Comments 0
Thank you Wayne Martin. If you enjoy these, follow him.Since 1984, The Climer School Of Real Estate is The Best Real Estate School in Florida with the Best Real Estate Instructors in Florida. We have the best pre-license classes, the best post license classes, the best Spanish Real Estate classes...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 20
A Nibble near Gilbert, AZClick Here to Request Your FREE Relocation Guide!!!For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs Please Visit Real Estate in East Valley AZ Trish captured this bird having a little nibble and I think it looks amazing.If you love Trish's photos as much as I do, you will...

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(Metro Brokers - House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
Comments 6
 There are a lot of day celebrated that are pretty silly, and some are just fun to participate in.   Today I will CHEER to National Singles Day.   I have been single for a couple decades, and have to say, I am pretty happy.   There are many pros and cons with being single, but I can think of seve...

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
Comments 17
  In watching friends who are heavier than they want, I have noticed something different about the way they count their calories.  They do not keep track of what they actually eat.  Instead, they tell you what they didn't consume and by not eating the cookie etc...they saved so many calories.  Af...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 18
Prep Time: 20 mins Total Time: 1 hr 20 mins Yields: 8   Ingredients: Cooking spray 1 lb. lasagna noodles Kosher salt 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil 1 lb. shrimp, peeled and deveined, tails removed Freshly ground black pepper Juice of 1/2 lemon 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 tsp. chopped thyme leaves ...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz, Las Vegas Henderson Homes for Sale
(Realty ONE Group)
Comments 10
There is no place like Alaska ...My first visit Alaska was in 2001 followed by 2015, 2016, 2017 and now 2018. After my first visit in 2001 I talked about my experience for months, I was taken away by it's beauty.When I was given another chance to visit in 2015 I couldn't pass up the opportunity.I...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 14
Maryland Plum Crumble Recipe  8-10 ripe plums4-5 Tbsp. sugarChilled cream, to serveFor the crumble topping:½ stick plus 1 Tbsp. unsalted butter, chilled and cubed1 1/3 cups all-purpose flour          A pinch of salt¼ cup sugarA medium ovenproof dish, butteredPreheat the oven to 350 degrees and pu...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 24
Trivia question answers for Friday September 21, 20181. Which artist's song was the 10 billionth iTunes download? Johnny Cash2. In a circus, a funambulist is a what? Tightrope walker3. What's the official title of the chief electrician on a movie set? Gaffer4. What two colours make purple? Red & ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 13
Gustave Trouve was born in La Haye Descartes, France back in 1839. In 1850, you could find him studying to be a locksmith however due to poor health he moved to Paris where he found work as a clockmaker. While there he invented a carbon-zinc pocket-sized battery to power his automata (a device ma...