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Saturday Snickers Continued - 04/30/11 10:31 PM
Saturday Snickers Continued If you have never believed that determination, persistence and practice can take you places. Just watch this little short video.
We have always wanted to dance like that and really, really want to do this! What do you think? Up for a little Kung Fu?Saturday Snickers Continued (11 comments)
Sadly the truth is, some days it really feels like we live in a house like this doesn't it?!How Would You Like To Sell This House -Friday Foto (13 comments)
The Power Of Reblogging....It Has The Energy Of Lightening!! - 04/29/11 08:56 AM
It only seemed fitting to reblog a blog about reblogging. As Barbara has pointed out the benefits of reblogging it brings to mind that we should all reblog, especially the very informative blogs that might be missed by most members. Do your part and reblog a blog. Via Barbara Todaro "Franklin MA New Homes" (RE/MAX Executive Realty ): We continually feel the benefits of using ActiveRain for our Internet marketing. I have to share with you my opinion of one of the greatest compliments that one agent can do for another. Reblogging of a post is equivalent to saying, without literally saying it, (7 comments)
Who's Been Drinking Our Coffee? - Wordless Wednesday - 04/27/11 08:56 PM
Who's Been Drinking Our Coffee? - Wordless WednesdayA day without java for some is like a day without sunshine for others. We enjoy our cup of Joe, but this little lady thought she'd investigate just how good the coffee actually is from the popular Tim Horton's coffee chain.
Luckily, the cup had already been drained, before tiny Tim a.k.a. Bandit climbed in! By the way, cute little Bandit is looking for a loving home. Know of one?Who's Been Drinking Our Coffee? - Wordless Wednesday (24 comments)
8305 McLaughlin Rd. S. Unit #6 - Just Sold In Brampton, Ontario, Canada - 04/26/11 10:03 PM
8305 McLaughlin Rd. S. Unit #6 - Just Sold In Brampton, Ontario, Canada There is another happy home seller in Harvest Landing in Brampton, Ontario, Canada at 8305 McLaughlin Rd. S. unit # 6 and a smiling buyer waiting to move in! It only took 15 days for this savvy buyer to realize the value of 8305 McLaughlin Rd. S. Unit # 6 and settle with the owner for 99% of the asking price. Smart buyer! Here's a quick look at the one that got away, keep in touch, we will find you another one! If you live in Harvest Landing (14 comments)
Happy Easter 2011 Everyone! - 04/24/11 08:43 AM
Happy Easter 2011 Everyone! It finally arrived, Easter Sunday 2011. This is a day to celebrate with family and friends, a day we celebrate with festivities and food that Jesus rose from the dead. Many families will get together and any time that happens it has to be a happy time.Little kids will be running around searching for hidden eggs and chocolate that they hope the Easter bunny left them. We had a real live cottontail romp through our yard yesterday, but he was much to quick for us to grab a shot! Guess he had a lot of stops to (16 comments)
Did You Miss Our Blog During the AR Shutdown, New Idea From YouTube? - 04/23/11 11:44 AM
Did You Miss Our Blog During the AR Shutdown, New Idea From YouTube? Have you seen the new tool that YouTube has? With AR on and off all day yesterday we took a trip over to our videos on YouTube. There it was right at the top so you couldn't miss it, "New! Animate your own story or create a video slideshow. Try it now". We couldn't resist and in just a few moments presto we caught the gossipers (is that a word) on the cam. Before you check that out, it seems no matter where you go, everyone is talking (25 comments)
Do You Know What Your Office Cohorts Are Saying About You? - 04/22/11 12:50 PM
Do You Know What Your Office Cohorts Are Saying About You?Are you the talk of the office? You never know what is being said standing at the front desk, around the water cooler or sitting in the lunch room. Wouldn't you just like to be a fly on the wall sometime, or you could set up a spy cam. Just the other day a couple of Agents got caught on the spy cam in the lunch room. Have a look...Pretty funny eh! We were just playing around on our Youtube channel and they were offering a new feature, so we tried (23 comments)
Happy Good Friday Everyone From Brampton, Ontario, Canada! - 04/22/11 08:52 AM
Happy Good Friday Everyone From Brampton, Ontario, Canada!This is a special time of the year, spring has sprung, the flowers are budding, the birds are singing and the grass is growing. Today is a special day, it's Good Friday, some call it Holy Friday, Great Friday or Easter Friday.Here in Canada, today April 22, 2011, Good Friday, some people will fast, some will attend a service, banks, government offices, businesses are closed in acknowledgement that Jesus died for our sins. However you celebrate Good Friday, whatever you are doing or will be doing, make it a Great, Good Friday!Happy Good Friday (10 comments)
ActiveRain/Kodak Contest: What Makes A Good Sign And Flyer? - Part 1 - 04/21/11 06:31 PM
ActiveRain/Kodak Contest: What Makes A Good Sign And Flyer? - Part 1 It's been said many times that the For Sale sign that we hammer into the front lawns of our Seller's property is our 24 hour sales assistant. It's probably true and because of that, it should be prominent and productive. We have always liked our signs to be bold and easy for a Buyer to capture the important information as they drive by, like our name, phone number and web site. Usually putting emphasis on making sure that our name and phone number were big, so they can contact (14 comments)
It's Only 25 Cents, Why Not Pay It Forward - 04/21/11 09:45 AM
It's Only 25 Cents, Why Not Pay It ForwardHow many times have you gone grocery shopping where they want you to put 25 cents to use the cart? We all know its to ensure we put the carts back and that's okay. Sometimes people walk up and hand you the 25 cents as your tucking the cart back in its row, to save you and them the hassle. The other day when we were shopping that very thing happened, but instead of taking the 25 cents from the lady, we just gave her the cart with a smile instead and said (19 comments)
What Will You Do For This Planet We Call Earth? - 04/20/11 08:48 PM
What Will You Do For This Planet We Call Earth?This Friday is Good Friday. This Friday, April 22nd is also the day dedicated as Earth Day 2011. What will you do for the benefit of this planet we call Earth, our home?It is hard to believe that for 40 years now, April 22nd has been the day to demonstrate our commitment to the saving and helping the environment of this beautiful planet. Will you make a pledge to always do something 'green', plant a tree or shrub, donate to the cause, will you sign a petition to send to your congress (13 comments)
Something To Think About - Wednesday's Wisdom - 04/20/11 09:31 AM
Something To Think About - Wednesday's Wisdom You may have heard this before, but if you are like us, it may have slipped your mind. We think it is too profound to be forgotten, so here it is again. Unfortunately we do not know who the author is. Imagine that you had won the following prize in a contest: Each morning your bank would deposit $86,400.00 in your private account for your use. However, this prize has rules, just as any game has certain rules. The first set of rules would be: Everything that you didn't spend during (11 comments)
Brampton Real Estate - 59 Royce Ave, Brampton, Ontario - Detached Home - 04/19/11 12:30 PM
Brampton Real Estate - 59 Royce Ave, Brampton, Ontario - Detached Home This home lives larger than it looks from the outside and the location backing onto the Credit Valley Conservation area is a rare offering. Now it can be all yours!! Come on in and take a look at the space and the upgrades these Owners have added over the 40 years they have lived here! Brampton Real Estate - Detached Backsplit Backing Onto Trees Brampton Real Estate - 59 Royce Ave, Brampton, Ontario - Detached Home
Russel Ray, home inspector in San Diego, has a series going on about cracks. Take a moment and read them, we will sound much more knowledgeable during inspections of our properties. How many times have we heard about these types of cracks on our home inspections? How many times have we heard homeowners say "oh, don't worry about that crack, I'll just buy a bag on concrete and smooth that over"? Russel has put a lot of effort into this series, please leave your comments with him and have a great day! Al and Peggy Via Russel Ray, San Diego home inspector (0 comments)
This Isn't April Fool's Day! Speechless Sunday - 04/17/11 10:37 AM
This Isn't April Fool's Day! Speechless Sunday This isn't April Fool's Day, so who is playing the jokes? It was just a few days ago we were enjoying wigging our toes in sandals again and then along came this.
Looks like Old Man Winter decided to crash our party! This Isn't April Fool's Day! Speechless Sunday (21 comments)
Wordless Wednesday - We Saw One! - 04/13/11 08:09 AM
Wordless Wednesday - We Saw One! Finally after a long dreary winter, Spring arrived and we know it with the weather we have been having lately. But you know how it goes, more wants more and now our sights are set for SUMMER! This little guy was spotted at our Toronto Lake front and he started us dreaming of summer fun! Bring it on!
Wordless Wednesday - We Saw One! (18 comments)
Would You Pay Twenty Grand Forward? - 04/11/11 09:07 PM
Would You Pay Twenty Grand Forward? There is a contest out there for couples getting married and the winner(s) of the contest receive $20,000 for their dream wedding.
Heather & Aaron have entered the contest and decided if they win, they will pay the $20,000 forward over the next twenty years to the Pay It Forward Association.Help this generous couple win this contest by clicking on this link and voting for them. You can vote every day, but the contest ends this week. It's easy and only takes a minute. We clicked on the link for Heather & (14 comments)
Every Step You Take Matters, In Brampton, Ontario, Canada - 04/06/11 05:28 PM
Every Step You Take Matters, In Brampton, Ontario, CanadaMultiple Sclerosis is a debilitating disease. This will be the 19th year Brampton residents will walk in support of a cure for MS. This year the route length is 4km, 7km, and 10km with check in and coffee at 7:00 a.m. April 17, 2011 at Heart Lake Secondary School, 296 Conestoga Drive Brampton, Ontario, Canada. Opening ceremonies are scheduled for 9:00 a.m. and the walk will start at 9:15 a.m. Lunch will be served at 11:00 a.m. and closing ceremonies will be heard at 12:00 p.m. This year the Honorary Chair (16 comments)
Pay It Forward - Buy A Daffodil To Help Fight Cancer - 04/04/11 09:55 PM
Pay It Forward - Buy A Daffodil To Help Fight CancerThe Canadian Cancer Society is trying to do their part. With the help of the public donations, it invests $48 million in cancer research every year. This year the 21st annual Daffodil campaign kicked off on March 30th. The daffodil is the 'symbol of life'. When you see them selling their little bouquets on the street corners, at the stores, schools and churches pick up a bunch and make someone happy, most of all yourself.
These pins are a few that we bought over the last few years with (24 comments)
It Was A Special Birthday, So Let's Go Lego! - 04/03/11 05:17 PM
It Was A Special Birthday, So Let's Go Lego! Our Grandson is having a birthday today and he is a huge LEGO fan. So what to do? Make him a LEGO birthday cake that is something special. With that request our daughter and her friend took up the challenge! It sure made someone's eyes wide and mouth drop open and that is exactly what we were hoping for!
They are only amateurs but we thought they would make 'Cake Boss' proud, what do you think? You can't see from this picture, but there were LEGO blocks behind (23 comments)
We've Come A Long Way Baby - 04/03/11 10:03 AM
We've Come A Long Way BabyToday marks the anniversary of the first mail delivery by the Pony Express. It may have taken us 151 years but we sure have come a long way.Not many people and we know for sure not anyone born after the new millennium, can even remember or imagine life before technology. If you think your internet is slow, can you even think of how it must have been back in the 1860's, waiting for the cloud of dust to appear which meant the pony with the mail was arriving, without even the help of a GPS? (18 comments)
What Can You Accomplish In The Next Three Days? - 04/03/11 12:44 AM
What Can You Accomplish In The Next Three Days? Well if your name is John Brennan, you have to accomplish a lot! We just finished watching another outstanding movie starring Russell Crowe and Elizabeth Banks. Can imagine how you would feel if your wife was arrested for murder? Okay, all the kidding is aside now. Just what would you do? This was a really entertaining movie with Russell turning in another remarkable performance. Check it out for yourself. What Can You Accomplish In The Next Three Days? (13 comments)
Just Listed - 8305 McLaughlin Road, Unit 6, Brampton, Ontario, Luxury Executive Townhome - 04/02/11 06:41 PM
Just Listed - 8305 McLaughlin Road, Unit 6, Brampton, Ontario, Luxury Executive TownhomeYour searching is over, here it is, a 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom executive townhome located in a small 24 unit community known as Harvest Landing. Most units have a double car garage and that is exactly what you will get at unit #6 at 8305 McLaughlin Road, South in Brampton, Ontario.Ideally located, near just about everything... shopping, transportation, schools, churches, recreation centres and minutes to major highways to get you to downtown Toronto quickly.These townhomes never last long, have a look below, check it out and then give us (15 comments)
They will be working hard to clean up approximately 2700 km of City roadways, gutters, catch basins and sidewalks.Residents are asked to help out by not parking on City roadway's during this time.Let's all do our part to keep our City clean and sparkling.
They're Gearing Up For A Come Back In Brampton, Ontario, Canada (8 comments)
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