Just for Fun

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By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 16
From what we get, we can make a living; what we give, however, makes a life. - Arthur Ashe  I dwell in possibility. - Emily Dickinson Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over. - F. Scott Fitzgerald It is by acts and not by ideas that people live. - Anatole F...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORs® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
Comments 20
"As one goes through life, one learns that if you don't paddle your own canoe, you don't move."  Katherine Hepburn While I agree wholeheartedly with the above quote, on a recent trip to Alaska, we discovered the benefits of having many paddles in the water.  On this particular day, we were pretty...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 19
Speechless Sundays: My partner wanted to relax in the shade. We have been working hard all week, hence he suggested that we take a break and chill in the shade.  If you are considering buying or selling a home, a luxury home, luxury investment real estate, luxury vacation homes, or luxury beach p...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 3
Prep Time: 20 minutes   Total Time: 45 minutes Serves: 8-10   Ingredients: FOR THE GARLIC-KNOT CRUST 2 tubes pre-made biscuit dough 3 tbsp. butter, melted 1 1/2 tsp. garlic powder, divided 1/4 c. freshly grated parmesan  FOR THE PIZZA FILLING 1 lb. ground beef 1 jar marinara sauce 1 c. shredded ...

By Michelle Carr-Crowe-Top 1% Diamond Certified Real Estate Team Sells Cupertino San Jose Homes-Just Call 408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900!)
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"There Is Nothing Deep Down Inside of Us Except What We Have Put There Ourselves" A Richard Rorty Quote by Silicon Valley REALTOR Michelle Carr CroweI think that Richard Rorty makes a good point in this quote. When we look deep inside ourselves, we aren't searching for something new or something ...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 9
Prep Time: 20 minutes   Total Time: 40 minutes Serves: 4  Ingredients: 1 c. white rice 1 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for drizzling 1 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts, quartered kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 onion, chopped 1/2 c. dry white wine...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 10
Prep Time: 40 mins.   Total Time: 3 hrs Serves: 6  Ingredients: 1 mango, peeled and chopped 2 medium oranges, peeled and sectioned 1/2 cup chopped bottled roasted red sweet pepper 1/3 cup orange juice 2 tablespoons dry white wine 1 tablespoon snipped fresh cilantro 2 1/2 pounds fresh or frozen s...

By Paul S. Henderson, CRS, REALTOR®,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
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Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Spanaway, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and Broker Joy doesn’t simply happen to us,  we have to choose joy and keep choosing it everyday!Henri Nouwen   To find out how much your Spanaway, Washington house is worth, click HERE!Paul S. H...

By Lynnea Miller, Premier Real Estate Service in Central Oregon
(Bend Premier Real Estate)
Comments 9
Last month I was called up for jury duty.  It was the 3rd time in my life I was called. The first time I was put on a jury that went into a mistrial the 2nd day and was dismissed. The second time I was called, my number never came up. Last month was my 3rd time.The first week I was not called in;...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 15
Lunch at O'Lordan's Irish Pub in Westminster, Maryland Chef Dolores and I have visited Westminster, Maryland many times but we had never been to O'Lordan's Irish Pub, one of the highly rated restaurants in the city. We had lunch there during a recent trip and enjoyed the experience. Chef Dolores ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 17
Blogging Beverage: Chamomile Lemon Herb Tea Chef Dolores recently received a new shipment with a selection of teas from The Republic of Tea and I am now an official sampler. Chamomile is blended with Lemon balm, linden flowers, orange blossoms, lavender flower, skullcap, passion flower, lemon jui...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 22
Early Spring Flowers in Kentlands: Crocus When you take early spring photowalks through Kentlands, our home community within the City of Gaithersburg, Maryland, you may see Crocus flowers poking through the snow. We know that the snow will soon be gone and more spring flowers will be showing thei...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 21
Rock Creek Orchid Club Show at Brookside Gardens Dolores and I attended the Friends of Brookside Gardens Orchid Show and Sale.  The Orchid Show was conducted by the Rock Creek Orchid Club.  Clive Atyeo also conducted an Orchid Potting Clinic.These events are always well done and it is a special t...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 39
My goal with this post, is to make the best Goulash or should I say, create the closest to the Hungarian version possibly outside of Hungary. In my opinion, this meal has been so transformed all over the globe, that I can only hope you have forgotten what you tasted and only remember the name. Of...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 15
I am so thankful to live in an area that is uniquely rich in history, and overflowing with natural magnificence.  I have found a place that offers that quieter pace I craved.  In response to Paul Henderson's challenge, I am compelled to share about my life in the midst of beautiful and unique Car...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 20
Dahlia in the Rain, Longwood Gardens Don't let the spring showers keep you away from your photowalks. You can get some great shots of flowers. Enjoy the colors of the season with your camera in hand.   Dahlia in the Rain, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PAPhotograph by Roy Kelley, Canon PowerSh...

By Michael Setunsky, Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA
Comments 254
ActiveRain Milestone – 1,004 Called Shots By Michael Setunsky I looked back in the archives and found Brad Andersohn’s post introducing the new Called Shots feature. Here is Brad's definition: I started doing called shots after reading a post written by Liz and Bill Spear, It Wasn’t A Perfect Gam...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 23
Early Morning Kentlands Photowalk People from all over the world move to Montgomery County, Maryland for the jobs and for the quality of life offered in the area.  The Kentlands community is a favorite for relocation purchasers. Be sure to have your camera in hand to capture the special moments w...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 14
Washington's featured dessert is an Apple Crisp. Oregon's is a Pear Cake and Alaska's is Wild Ligonberry jam on a buttermilk biscuit. A multitude of headline teases pop up daily on my MSN home page, normally most are ignored. Yesterday, however, one caught my eye and curiosity, The Most Iconic De...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 16
Green Spring Photowalk: Photographs by Dolores Kelley Dolores and I like to photowalk through the gardens in our community and the region.  The photographs in this group were taken by Dolores during a visit to Green Spring Gardens at 4603 Green Spring Road, Alexandria, Virginia 22312.  This is a ...