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2015 

What is a Concierge, in Real Estate? Mandi Null, "Concierge", Friends & Neighbors Real EstateTo Identify what a Concierge is, we also need to know the differences in a Secretary and a Personal Assistant.  We hired Mandi Null and gave her the title of a "Concierge".  Why not call her a Secretary o...
08/15/2015
History of a Painting - Hot Air Balloons, Set of 4.Continuing with my print sets of the original paintings, this set of hot air balloons is an addition to the choices for a children's room, with all of the various colors in the balloons.  The choice of whether the frames hangs vertical as a 5 x 2...
08/14/2015
Middlebury Summer Festival - Middlebury, Indiana  August 14 & 15, 2015.The 47th Annual Summer Festival will be on Friday and Saturday, August 14 - 15, 2015, with Live Music, Food, Crafts and Children's activities.  Don't miss the parade, starting at 1:00 pm on Saturday. The Elkhart Board of REALT...
08/13/2015
Throwback Thursday -  "Now it's My Turn!" In 1996, I was exhibiting at a show in Dalton, Georgia, called "Praters Mill", when a lady said she just loved my most expensive painting.  the painting was of a general store in Bar Harbor, Maine. She left and came back several times.  I didn't have the ...
08/12/2015
Wordless Wednesday (Almost) - She Met Her Great, Great Grandmother!(5th Generation) I had the opportunity to take this photo of my daughter Cindy in 1968, with her Great, Great Grandmother (on my mothers side) "1878 - 1973".  At the time all were still alive on my mothers side, but was unable to ...
08/12/2015
Midwest Museum of American Art - 37th Elkhart Juried Regional, 2015.The museum show is sponsored by the Elkhart County Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Midwest Museum of American Art.  The museum is calling for entries from 18 Counties in Indiana and 4 Michigan Counties. Over  $28,000 will be...
08/12/2015
The Mishawaka Pilots Club Airport, Elkhart, IN The airport is located on County Road 20, (Mishawaka Road), 3 miles southwest of Elkhart. Starting out as a farmers field, it has since been transformed into a privately owned public use airport.  It opened in 1964 and serves small aircraft.In 1969 a...
08/11/2015
Elkhart, Indiana  (46514 - 46517)Elkhart is located 15 miles east of South Bend, 110 miles east of Chicago and 150 miles north of Indianapolis. The city covers 24,417 Sq Miles, with a population of 50,949, according to the 2010 census. The name Elkhart came from a Shawnee Indian Chief, Minshewete...
08/11/2015
Are You Harvesting the Fruits of Your Labor? Do You Have a Grapevine?  As Real Estate Professionals, we are always trying to find a way to obtain new clients, whether they are Buyers or Sellers. It takes a lot of work to grow your business.  I remember my first client.  We went through the proces...
08/11/2015
Das Dutchman Essenhaus, Middlebury, IN.Das Dutchman Essenhaus is Indiana's largest family style restaurant and bakery, with traditional and authentic recipes, passed down through the generations.  The Amish style meals bring people from all over the country to Middlebury.  Over 30 varieties of ma...
08/09/2015
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