happiness within: Alaska Bob aka Robert Swetz possible Homer Alaska purchase
- 07/25/15 05:35 AM
Robert Vegas Bob Swetz aka Alaska Bob's possible purchase of property in Homer Alaska is looking real good.
Vegas Bob went through his financial statements and investments in Las Vegas this morning and is real impressed with what he saw ;o)
Robert Swetz aka Vegas Bob might just be taking on another great nickname ...
And with the possibility of owning a piece of "The Last Frontier" aka Alaska, why not?
Robert Swetz will go by Vegas Bob when he's in the Lower 48 and when he is in Alaska he will go by the name of Alaska Bob ... and just a heads-up everyone!
happiness within: Possible Land Purchase in Homer Alaska
- 07/23/15 10:21 AM
There is a great possibility that Vegas Bob may be purchasing some wooded acreage in Homer Alaska soon!
That's right, Vegas Bob has been looking at lake lots and vacant acreage around Willow, Wasilla, Anchorage and Homer Alaska for around one year now.
Vegas Bob will be in Las Vegas for several days looking over some of his accounts and other financial investments.
While VB was on vacation 10 days last week, VB and his wife found a beautiful lot with pine trees and natural flowers everywhere.
The lot is a corner lot and has been reduced down 20K. Only 4 miles north of Homer, quiet with
happiness within: Has anyone noticed old Activerain members coming back?
- 07/21/15 01:08 PM
Lately Vegas Bob has noticed older members posting again and quite a few new members joining the Activerain network.
And I think the number one reason is because Ben Kinney now owns the Activerain network, and he brought Bob Stewart back.
Has anyone else noticed older members blogging again or more often then before?
Has anyone else noticed quite a few new members at the Activerain network?
What ever the reason may be for some old friends and faces appearing once again at Activerain and the new faces jumping aboard, Vegas Bob likes it.
And I personally think the Activerain network is going to take a full
happiness within: Red Cabins at Hatchers Pass - Robert Alaska Bob Swetz
- 07/16/15 02:32 AM
Red Cabins Hatchers Pass Wasilla Alaska by Robert Swetz 2015
Robert Alaska Bob Swetz aka Vegas Bob and family are spending several days taking in the fresh air and hiking around the Red Cabins at Hatchers Pass, only 15 minutes north of Wasilla.
Vegas Bob first found out about the Red Cabins in July of 2014 and just can't get enough of the beauty and fresh air.
Red Cabins Hatchers Pass Wasilla Alaska by Robert Swetz 2015
Alaska Bob would love to stay overnight at the Red Cabins at Hatchers Pass, but their usually booked months in advance so it's very difficult.
Some day soon though, Alaska Bob
happiness within: Robert Alaska Bob Swetz Lucile Lake & Hatchers Pass Wasilla Alaska
- 07/15/15 12:47 AM
Lucile Lake Wasilla Alaska by Robert Swetz 2014
Alaska Bob aka Robert Swetz/Vegas Bob will be traveling from Homer Alaska to Lucile Lake in Wasilla today July 15th 2015.
Vegas Bob will be stopping in Anchorage to pick up a few things and then drive to Wasilla which is a 45 minute drive from Anchorage.
Alaska Bob and family will be staying at a hotel on Lucile Lake for several days, relaxing and maybe even do a little fishing off the dock.
Other parts of the day on Alaska Bob's visit to the Wasilla area, he will be hiking around the beautiful area of Hatchers Pass
happiness within: In 8 Days Vegas Bob will be in Alaska (Photos Attached)
- 07/02/15 10:12 AM
Bear Lake Seward Alaska by Robert Swetz 2014
Robert Vegas Bob Swetz continues to count the days, and only has 8 days until his next visit.
Here are some great photographs that Robert took on his visit to Alaska in September of 2014.
Hatchers Pass Wasilla Alaska by Robert Swetz 2014
For anyone that has never been to Alaska, there are mountain ranges, lakes, rivers, wild life and so much more ... everywhere!
Johnson Pond by Robert Swetz 2014
As Vegas Bob has mentioned in 5 different previous posts over the last week, he is very excited about getting back up to the Last Frontier.
Lucile Lake Wasilla
happiness within: Colorful Lake Reflections from Alaska
- 06/29/15 11:11 AM
Finger Lake Wasilla Alaska by Robert Swetz 2014
Colorful Lake Reflections from Alaska
The excitement continues to push Robert Vegas Bob Swetz into posting blogs with photographs from Alaska.
Within the next ten days, Alaska Bob, aka Robert Swetz will be in Alaska.
The first three days will be spent fishing in Homer, the next three days will be spent at Lucile Lake in Wasilla, and the balance of the ten days will be spent hiking around Hatchers Pass around Wasilla and Anchorage.
Sunset Finger Lake Wasilla Alaska by Robert Swetz 2014
For members of Activerain that have been following Robert Swetz and his post and photos
happiness within: Happy Fathers Day to Robert G Swetz Sr from Vegas Bob
- 06/20/15 04:41 AM
Robert "Vegas Bob" Swetz would like to wish his father Robert G Swetz Sr a very "Happy Fathers Day" ;o) Vegas Bob would also like to wish everyone at the ActiveRain network a wonderful Fathers Day. The photo above was taken on Fremont Street Las Vegas Nevada in 2013. My father Robert Swetz Sr is standing above, my brother Greg, sister Wendy, sister-in-law Michelle, brother-in-law Ron, and my brothers sons, Logan and Jake, the two little girls, Sherry and Kalina.This is the last time my father was ever to visit Las Vegas Nevada because he doesn't use the airlines anymore ;o( The photo above
happiness within: What's really bringing Alaska Bob back to the Last Frontier
- 06/18/15 10:47 AM
The beautiful young lady in the photo above that was taken at Lucile Lake in Wasilla Alaska is by far the number one reason Alaska Bob aka Robert Vegas Bob Swetz is going to Alaska ;o)
Robert Swetz will be fishing for halibut in Homer Alaska the second week of July 2015 with his lovely wife Lin.
November 2014 was the last time Vegas Bob was in Alaska, and in May of 2015 Lin stopped into San Jose for a visit.
The second reason Alaska Bob will visiting the Last Frontier in Alaska would be it's beauty.
The beauty of Alaska is by far one of
happiness within: I just want to write about "Happiness" with Eye Candy attached
- 05/30/15 12:53 PM
Laguna Beach California by Robert Swetz
I just want to write about "Happiness" ...
With the many thousands of posts that I blog and read, my favorite are posts written about Happiness ;o)
James Bond Island Phuket Thailand by Robert Swetz
And the number one thing that makes Robert "Vegas Bob" Swetz Happy is traveling.
Believe it or not, Robert Swetz could spend the rest of his years traveling and he would be Happy.
Phi Phi Island Phuket Thailand by Robert Swetz
In fact Robert Swetz enjoys traveling so much that the subject travel was covered several chapters in his book ... "Happiness Within"
Bagan Myanmar/Burma by Robert Swetz
happiness within: Some Eye Candy directed towards Roy Kelley and Activerain members ;o)
- 05/03/15 02:53 AM
This very colorful post is directed towards one of my favorite friends at the Activerain network.
Ever since I met Roy Kelley over 7 years ago at Activerain, he has always added such color with his beautiful flower photographs ;o)
Well I also enjoy taking photographs of colorful, beautiful flowers and flowers are such amazing plants.
And for anyone that doesn't know Roy Kelley at the Activerain network, you are truly missing out and please give Roy a shout when you get a moment ...
Roy Kelley can bring color and beauty to anyones eyes ;o)
"Thanks again Roy for being a Friend and for all
happiness within: Looks Like Vegas Bob may be working in San Jose for a while ... Condo?
- 03/02/15 09:31 PM
Well it looks like Vegas Bob will be working in San Jose for a while, so should he purchase a Condo for a place to stay and another investment?
Vegas Bob is getting tired of sleeping in his friends RV in Morgan Hill and seriously thinking of stepping it up a bit.
San Jose's real estate market is very slim and super expensive when it comes to purchasing a home, but condos are a little cheaper.
A cheap 2 bedroom Condo in San Jose will cost about the same as a small home in most parts of the
happiness within: The Wizard of Oz or The Wizard of Activerain? Laura Cerrano knows
- 03/01/15 12:44 PM
One my later posts that I blogged towards the end of the week was met with a comment from one of dear friends at Activerain.
My friend Laura Cerrano left within her comment that Vegas Bob was the Wizard of Oz ... ;o)
When ever Vegas Bob comes across comments like this, he is always taken by surprise with a smile on his face.
When I first joined the Activerain network back in January of 2008, Laura's mother Carole Provenzale was a very dear friend of mine. Then when her mother left Laura Joined us full time at
happiness within: Halibut Fishing Trip planned in Homer Alaska 3rd week of June 2015
- 02/22/15 01:42 PM
I am very excited about setting up a charter boat to fish Halibut in Homer Alaska.
I have a relative that lives in Wasila Alaska that has lived in Alaska now for 7 years. Well he has fished off charter boats in Homer for several years now.
He is setting up a trip around the 3rd week of June this year. Price per person is $300 dollars and persons fishing can keep 2 halibut fish. The weight of halibut fish can run from 30 lbs to 300+ give or take.
Now some people this $300 dollars to fish
happiness within: What Really Truly Makes You Happy? Happiness Within by Robert Swetz
- 02/09/15 01:34 AM
What Really Truly Makes You Happy? Happiness Within by Robert Swetz Continue to "Focus" on what Makes You Happy! That is of course if it's Legal, Healthy and doesn't harm you or others ;o) Think about this Happiness, Write down this Happiness, Create more situations that will bring about this Happiness. Because along with this Happiness will come more Positive Attitude and Help make your Life more Meaningful ;o)
Happiness within | HAPPINESS within (New Book) by ... https://happinesswithinrobertswetz.wordpress.com/
Robert Swetz would like to personally thank everyone for their interest in my book 'Happiness
happiness within: Water Festival Celebration April 11th 2015 Myanmar Burma by Robert Swetz
- 02/08/15 10:51 PM
Water Festival Celebration April 11th 2015 Myanmar Burma by Robert Swetz Water Festival in Myanmar falls on the 2nd week of April every year. Water Festival a New Year Celebration that last approx 5 days. All the cities and towns close all their businesses for 5 days and the whole country of Myanmar is full of music on stages, water sports and so much more. Robert Swetz aka Vegas Bob has had the opportunity to celebrate Water Festival in Myanmar 2 different years. Vegas Bob rode in the back of flatbed trucks with local Burmese while other Burmese sprayed water from
happiness within: Day Dreaming of Phuket Thailand
- 02/08/15 02:27 AM
happiness within: Robert Vegas Bob Swetz is Planning a Vacation to Myanmar Burma Bagan 2015
- 02/07/15 01:23 AM
Mandalay Myanmar 2010 Robert Vegas Bob Swetz is Planning a Vacation to Myanmar Burma Bagan 2015 It's been almost 5 years since my last visit to Myanmar. I have been to Myanmar 4 different times, Rangoon, Mandalay, Bagan and other cities. Bagan Myanmar 2008 When ever I look through my thousands of photograph & videos I really think about Myanmar and traveling there again in the near future. I am hoping of traveling to Myanmar towards the end of 2015. Rangoon Myanmar 2010 The country of Myanmar which use to be called
happiness within: Will Robert Vegas Bob Swetz sell Real Estate at Carmel-by-the-Sea in California 2-6-2015
- 02/06/15 01:36 AM
Will Robert Vegas Bob Swetz sell Real Estate at Carmel-by-the-Sea in California 2-6-2015 There is a possibility that Robert Swetz aka Vegas Bob might get licensed to sell Real Estate in the state of California. Robert has been approched by a Broker/Owner of a office located in the town of Carmel-by-the-Sea. Robert Swetz has been visiting the beautiful area of Carmel-by-the-Sea for over 35 years now. He never thought in a million years that he would ever be given the opportunity to sell Real Estate in such a beautiful place. So for now Robert is
happiness within: Finding Time to Focus and Go with the Flow of Life
- 02/05/15 02:25 AM
Homer Alaska 2014
Finding Time to Focus and Go with the Flow of Life
With all the many different businesses that I have, it sometimes becomes very different to stay "Focused" and Go with the Flow of Life.
So lately I have bee finding that quiet calm place or time in the day to think about everything.
I have also been waiting patiently, letting time take it's toll and Go with the Flow of Life.
This has been working very well, vs hitting it to hard everyday and pushing to make things happen faster.
What I have found