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For those of you that missed the contest announcement for P.A.W.S. CONTEST: Life BEFORE ActiveRain...and NOW click on the link and join the contest!

  • First Place:         3000 points!
  • Second Place:        2000 points!
  • Third Place:          1000 points!

  • Three  Honorable Mentions:        250  extra points!
  • All other entries that were not winners:   200  extra points!

Changes occured after you started blogging here on ActiveRain. Tell us your story about what your life and business was life before ActiveRain and when summing up your entry tell us how ActiveRain has made an impact (or what you're hoping you will achieve) on your life, your business and personal relationships.

 P.A.W.S. CONTEST:  Life BEFORE ActiveRain...and NOW 


 If you have been here for just a short time....tell us what your life was like before joining ActiveRain and what you hope to gain, achieve or learn from ActiveRain. We're here to help!

BEFORE......ActiveRain real estate agent network  ....  AND NOW

  1. Before Active Rain and Now: 3,000 Miles and a 180 Degree Turn Christianne Gordon
  2. Before Active Rain and Now, Organic has a whole new meaning! by Tammy Lankford
  3. The Lonely Realtor Before ActiveRain and...Now  by Holly Kirby Weatherwax
  4. Real Estate Blog - No... I'm not update on my life before after Active Rain and now. by   Sally Dunbar
  5. Before Active Rain and Now - Cure For The Alligators by Judi Barrett
  6. It's Time to Step Up or Step Aside- Life Before Activerain and Now by Kate Wheeler
  7. Before Active Rain & Now - I couldn't have done it without YOU! by Loreena Yeo
  8. Before ActiveRain and Now Contestby Fred Carver
  9. Before ActiveRain and Now....Life-Changing? Indeed by Jason Crouch
  10. Let me see-----I used to know who I was----Before ActiveRain and Now by Charles Buell
  11. Before ActiveRain and Now: How my writing skills have changed. by Russel Ray
  12. Before Activerain and Now---A Walk Down Memory Lane By Carole Provenzale
  13. If you build it (blog it) they will come - Before ActiveRain and Now by Kathryn Gorham
  14. Life Before ActiveRain and Now by Lee and Carol Barbour
  15. Before Active Rain I wondered where the Top Agents Were, and Now I Know. by Marte Cliff
  16. Before Activerain and NOW...Building Confidence through friendships and education by Amy Hahn
  17. Life Before Active Rain - And Now - I Left My Lovers For Active Rain by Jenny Kotulak
  18. A Lonely, Stupid REALTOR is Transformed - BEFORE ActiveRain and NOW by Jeff Dowler
  19. Before Active Rain and Now: My Business is on Steroids by Chris Ann Cleland
  20. Life Before Active Rain and Now by Steven Smith
  21. Before ActiveRain I was doing alittle busines and Now.. it has been picking up quite a bit by David Zablatsky
  22. Before Active Rain...and Now-On Balance. by Terry Chenier
  23. Before ActiveRain and Now - 30,000 Points and 3 months Later... by Denise Hamlin
  24. Before ActiveRain and Now - From Dork to Internet Wiz by Christine Bohn
  25. Selling Real Estate Before ActiveRain and Now... by Al and Peggy Cunningham
  26. Let Prospects get to Know You - Life Before Active Rain and Now by Charles Perkins
  27. Before Active Rain and Now... How Active Rain Saved My Real Estate Career and More... by Katerina Gasset
  28.  What A Difference The Rain Makes - My Life Before ActiveRain and Now!  by Paddy Pizappi
  29. Before Active Rain and Now  by Chris Smith
  30. BEFORE ActiveRain and NOW...But Since I'm A NEWBIE...What I Hope To ACHIEVE by Bob and Leilani Souza
  31. Thanks to You, I'm Still in Business - Before Active Rain and Now by Christine Donovan
  32. Before active Rain and now: LOOK MOM, I CAN BLOG! by Kathleen Frawley 
  33. Life Before ActiveRain...And Now! What a Long Strange Trip It's Been!!! by Craig Rutman
  34. Before Active Rain and Now: Staying Alive During the Decline by Renee Burrows
  35. How I am Learning to Blog With a Little Help from My Friends . . . "Life Before ActiveRain and Now by Ed Silva
  36. Before Active Rain and Now - in pictures by Georgina Hunter
  37. Before ActiveRain and now, a journey of discovery. by Andrea Swiedler
  38. Before Active Rain And Now- A Gift I Get To Live Each and Every Day by Martha Brown
  39. Life BEFORE ActiveRain...and NOW...It Just Keeps Getting Better! by Deb Brooks
  40. Life Before Active Rain and Now - It's (not really) Poetic by Sara Woolford & Steve Golson
  41. My Internet marketing strategy before ActiveRain and now. How one website changed the way I do business online.  by Richard Weisser
  42. Blogging Before Active Rain... and NOW. A Short Trip Through Technology Time =) by Lisa Hill
  43. Before Active Rain... and Now. And Who Said There Was Life Before Active Rain? by Jon Zolsky
  44. Before ActiveRain and Now - It's A Whole New World by William James Walton, Sr.
  45. Before Active Rain and Now ...I Don't Need That Crap Anymore! by Carol Culkin
  46. Before Active Rain and Now ~ A Many Splendored Thing by Liz Moras
  47. Life Before ActiveRain and Now by Frank and Sharon Alters


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Celeste "Sally" Cheeseman  is a Realtor-Associate® and Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) with Century 21 Liberty Homes in Mililani, Hawaii. With a sharp understanding that a listening ear is the key to a client's needs  she serves the island of Oahu (Honolulu County) and all Hawaii Military Relocations, Hawaii Retirees, Hawaii Job Transfers and Hawaii Residents, Home Buyers and Sellers.


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Celeste "SALLY" Cheeseman
Liberty Homes - Mililani, HI
Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089
Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers - Haiku, HI
Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info

Here it is, hope it's not too late....

I decided to just have some fun with it!

Oct 20, 2009 09:29 PM #45
Jason Sardi
Auto & Home & Life Insurance throughout North Carolina - Charlotte, NC
Your Agent for Life

Quite the turn-out, Sis.  That says a lot about the job you do with these contests.  Time allowing, I'll try to check them all out.

Oct 21, 2009 01:31 AM #46
Martha Brown
Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc., Annapolis MD 21403 - Annapolis, MD
Your Homes Around Annapolis Agent

Hi Sally- Heres my link to another great contest by someone very special here on the rain....YOU!!

Before Active Rain and Now- A Gift I Get to Live Each and Every Day

Oct 21, 2009 02:56 AM #47
Andrea Swiedler
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties - New Milford, CT
Realtor, Southern Litchfield County CT

Sally, whew, made it by the skin of my teeth... thanks, great idea!


Before ActiveRain then and now, a journey of discovery

Oct 21, 2009 03:19 AM #48
Deb Brooks
Brooks Prime Properties Wichita Falls Texas - Wichita Falls, TX

Woo, okay, I found you! Ha. What a turn out. I'm so glad I inched in! I have been thinking about this contest all week and this morning finally got me going. Later babe,


Oct 21, 2009 01:45 PM #49
Deb Brooks
Brooks Prime Properties Wichita Falls Texas - Wichita Falls, TX

OMG, I've been reading and reading and have your work cut out for you! lol.

Oct 21, 2009 02:09 PM #50
Sara Woolford & Steve Golson, ALHS
iTexas Realty Co. - San Antonio, TX

Hi Sally-

This is the most fun we've had all week!  Thanks for the entertainment! Hopefully, it fits all the rules!

Life Before Active Rain and Now - It's (not Really), Poetic.

Sara and Steve 

Oct 21, 2009 02:13 PM #51
Ed Silva
RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754 - Waterbury, CT
Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
Oct 21, 2009 02:18 PM #52
Richard Weisser
Richard Weisser Realty - Newnan, GA
Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
Jon Zolsky, Daytona Beach, FL
Daytona Condo Realty, 386-405-4408 - Daytona Beach, FL
Buy Daytona condos for heavenly good prices


I am not sure I followed all  the rules, but nonetheless:

Geez, such a long link

Oct 21, 2009 03:47 PM #54
William James Walton Sr.
WEICHERT, REALTORS® - Briotti Group - Waterbury, CT
Greater Waterbury Real Estate

Hey Sally,

I didn't realize that I was cutting it so close! Here we go...Before ActiveRain and Now - It's A Whole New World

Oct 21, 2009 03:59 PM #55
Liz Moras Migic
Chilliwack, BC
Chilliwack, British Columbia - Realtor

Here I go right down to the wire again! lol  Before Active Rain and Now ~ A Many Splendored Thing

Oct 21, 2009 04:57 PM #56
Carol Culkin
Reece & Nichols - Leawood, KS
Overland Park

Sally - Thanks for the clarification - here is my entry (put together at the last minute).  Before Active Rain and Now ...I Don't Need That Crap Anymore!

Oct 21, 2009 04:58 PM #57
Lisa Hill
Florida Property Experts - Daytona Beach, FL
Daytona Beach Real Estate

Gaahh! After my issues with trying to get it to save, and waking Jeremy to help. (doh!) I got all the rules, but forgot to put the link here! Have mercy! LOL

Blogging Before Active Rain... and NOW. A Short Trip Through Technology Time =)

Oct 21, 2009 04:58 PM #58
Sharon Alters
Coldwell Banker Vanguard Realty - 904-673-2308 - Fleming Island, FL
Realtor - Homes for Sale Fleming Island FL

Sally, this is going to be one of the best contests EVER! Here's my entry, just posted it under the wire :)

Life Before Active Rain and Now

Oct 21, 2009 05:04 PM #59
Charles Perkins
Charles G. Perkins, CPA - Burien, WA

It looks like the judges will have many great entries to go through. It has been a great way to get to know many more in the Rain.

Oct 21, 2009 06:14 PM #60
Fred Carver Personal Real Estate Corporation
RE/MAX Camosun Victoria BC Real Estate - Victoria, BC
Accredited Real Estate Consultant

Hi Sally...This was Fun, thanks for inviting us all to Discuss our Lives and how AR has effected us...for the Better.

Wow Sounds like almost 50 Entries...Sally You Rock !

Oct 22, 2009 02:54 AM #61
Christianne O'Malley
RE/MAX Realty Affiliates - Reno, NV
Exceptional Service - Delivering Results in Reno!

Hi Sally - This was a lot of fun - Thanks so much and enjoy yourself reading all these fantastic entries!

Oct 22, 2009 04:08 AM #62
Christine Bohn
RE/MAX Professionals - Gainesville, FL
The Bohn Team, Gainesville FL

Sally - WOW, all the entries!!  I have some reading to do !!

Oct 23, 2009 05:14 AM #63
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