This blog contains information about homes for sale in the Williamsburg, Virginia area. There is general information about the local real estate market, advice for home buyers and sellers, and information about things to do in the area.
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My grandchildren love yogurt. Recently my grandaughter showed just how much she loves it by smearing it all over herself. She will be two in a few months and her big brother turned three on June 2nd. My daughter posted this picture of her on Facebook with the comment that "sometimes you jus...
Today is Flag Day, the day we celebrate the birth of our flag. Our flag is always flying just above our garage door. I can't think of a better day to hang a flag? It is a reminder of the priviledges we have because of those who made the ultimate sacrifice so that we can live in a free country.
I made this cute pad cover for the changing table in my grandaughter's nursery. A king size pillow case will cover the changing pad, I made pad covers with firetrucks for Graham's room but chose this Minnie Mouse fabric for Layla's room. They are easy to make, it takes longer to measure and iron...
Many of us have watched in horror as flood waters have wreaked havoc with many of the residents of Maryland. I'm sure it goes without saying that they need our prayers. I am sure that in addition to prayer there will be a need for relief workers and for monetary donations.
Yesterday was my grandson's birthday and he had a Paw Patrol themed birthday party. We had most of the party in the yard where there was a slip and slide set up for the older kids and a small wading pool for the younger ones. A rain storm forced us inside and then the fun started: My grandson w...
Today, my grandson turned three. He loves horses so one of his gifts was going to a horse farm where he learned to brush and wash the horse. He also learned how to place the saddle on her and then he rode her for about twenty minutes. It was so hot that after the ride, his head was pretty sw...
I brought the buyer to this lovely home at 104 Eagle in Fords Colony. It closed this morning. The new owner called this afternoon to let me know he is having the utilities changed into his name on June 14, 2018. The previous owner is renting the house back from the buyer until then. The home h...
Due to a change in schedule my daughter is planning a last minute 3rd birthday party for my grandson. He told her that he wanted to have a Paw Patrol party. An agent in our office does special occasion cakes. She sent me these two pictures of Paw Patrol cakes that she has done in the past. ...
I hope you are enoying a peaceful Memorial Day and taking some time to remember those who have paved the way for our freedom. Today I am thankful for all of of veterans both active duty and those who served in the past. I remember with fondness my late father Edward Strickland who served in the ...
Walt and I celebrated our second anniversary on May 20th at The Fat Canary Restaurant. Before we were seated I was surprised and excited to see that our server is one of our newer agenst at Long and Foster. We started with a bottle of Kabinett white wine and a seasonal soft shell crab appetiz...