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Have you noticed how all of the animal species (and people included) compete to be number one? The squirrels in our yard provided us with this visual today as they continually changed positions on their favorite feeder. One squirrel was dominating the space. There was plenty of area for two...
As I glanced out the back window, I noticed a bird was sitting on the back fence. It appeared to be a dove. Since we were adopted by our backyard cats, we stopped feeding birds a while back. It seemed to make sense to choose one or the other. After a while I noticed the bird was still ther...
Our friend Debbie has written an insightful piece on choosing an agent. We agree! It's far more important to select agent who will listen and is competent rather than how old or how young the agent is.Should You Choose An Old or Young Agent? In Clarksville TN and in other market areas, there is...
According to our latest experiences it appears that potential buyers hire inspectors to make the buyers question and be uncomfortable. The first offer we had a few days after going on the market was evaluated by the inspector. He spent three and a half hours finding that the house has original...
Some very good thoughts from our friend Amy! Most of us rush through life focused on various goals and forget there is more to life than stress and goals. Don't forget to laugh often and to stop and smell the roses.Don't Forget to Laugh Today! "If you are too busy to laugh, you are too busy". ~...
Our friends Wayne and Jean have posted very important information that we want to share with you. There is absolutely no need for anyone in this day and age to be uninformed and thus in danger. Take precautions and pay attention to detail when it comes to medications and products around the hou...
All my life I have washed the greens and cut off the stems. Then it occurred to me that those stems might be highly nutritious and they might also be tasty. They are! They offer an extension of your food budget! Today that is just one more consideration. So, if you feel adventurous, her...
During our several months of downsizing efforts we have frequently left empty boxes unattended. This seems to be more temptation than our cats can withstand. This one seems to be either determined to slow down our progress , or perhaps to remind us that she needs to go with us. I wonder wh...
Perhaps it was the drought of last summer that makes my heart sing at the sight of substantial rainfall. Perhaps it is my love for plants and trees that makes me rejoice when we get abundant rain. Growing up in "Swamp City USA". I took rain for granted. It was inconvenient. It made my hair ...
If it weren't for the fact that we will be moving out of state in about a month I would really like to put this in the front yard just to frustrate the Home Owner Association Nazi's. After all it doesn't say you "can't" have a purple elephant.