Posts Just For You- This Week at ActiveRain February 26 to March 4, 2023   

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Posts Just For You- This Week at ActiveRain February 26 to March 4, 2023


Every day there is something to learn here at ActiveRain.  With this series, I try to highlight posts that gave me that lightbulb moment. It could be something techie, something about Real Estate or other professions, about a place, or about a person. Or, it could be a post that made me sit up and take notice!


Gwen Fowler-864-710-4518February 27:  Gwen Fowler   Things to Remember On a Bad Day

Good tips for those bad days that you know we’ll have. 


DorieDorie Dillard Motivational Mondays~Challenge Yourself to Be a Healing Force

We would all do well to challenge ourselves each and every day with this. Great post to read to begin your week.


AlanAlan May Have you seen Kat Palmiotti and ARMS in the same room together?

For us oldtimers (to ActiveRain) Alan May's post will remind you of the "just for fun" posts we had going all of the time. It's fun and so are the comments.


Tom Braatz Waukesha County Real EstateTom Braatz The Search is On for the Wisconsin Dogman: Keep Some Biscuits Handy!

I love a good mystery. There is also an interesting creature down in the Everglades (the SkunkApe)! Makes you want to read more, right!!!


RoyFebruary 28: Roy Kelley Solo Aging

I love what Roy Kelley shared with us. Aging is not for the faint of heart, but we can be proactive about this stage in our lives to do the things to help us through it.


ScottScott Schulte Mesa AZ-Blind Street Vendor Finds Ways to Sell With a Smile

We need to read feel-good stories like this one!!!


Tracy Lee Tracy Lee Parker Poetry a Town in Texas

I have to admit that I'd never heard of Poetry but I'm so glad Tracy shared her story of Poetry and her life there.


SteveMarch 2: Steve Vondran Are your website photos all licensed?

It's been too long since we've had posts about copyright and licensing. Time to refresh or relearn.


LiseLise Howe St Patrick's Day is Coming-Do You Want a Castle in Ireland? Just 2M

Do you see a castle in your future? I want to read more about them.


BuzzBuzz Mackintosh Sale Derailed

What an interesting story!   (and a cautionary tale)



Thomas J. Nelson, REALTORMarch 3: Thomas J Nelson Whiskey's Wisdom: 0% Gets You 100%

There are 10 traits mentioned that I look for when assessing someone I admire.


ScottScott Poirier Self Challenge :)

Welcome Scott to ActiveRain and take his challenge. It's fun.


Anna Banana KruchtenMarch 4: Anna Banana Kruchten Saturday Smiles -Looking Back to 2010!

Wel...Anna has me going down the rabbit hole of old posts.



Thanks to Carol Williams for this Weekly ZOOM Schedule which she lets me copy and paste into my post. 

March 7th - Targeted Local Lead Generation
Brad Andersohn 


Here is the ongoing link to each Zoom meeting

11:00 a.m. Pacific (Remember Arizona is same as Pacific time now)

12:00 p.m. Mountain

  1:00 p.m. Central

  2:00 p.m. Eastern



Please don’t forget to check out these very informative posts as well:


Carol Williams Second Chance Saturday-Carol highlights posts that are often suggested by the other members here. 


Debb Janes and Bernie Stea YouTube Thursdays- If you want to learn more about how to do videos for your business, this is the post to follow.


Liz and Bill Spear and the weekly Ask An Ambassador posts!


Hannah Williams shares her savvy shopping finds with us weekly in her Philadelphia Steals and Deals Just Like That by HelpfulHannah. 


Thank you for letting me do what I love to do...learn something new every day. 

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Comments (29)

Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello Kathy and going back and looking at old pot is something I do lots here in the Rain.

Mar 05, 2023 07:44 AM
Kathy Streib

Will Hamm I need to do that too. 

Mar 05, 2023 10:55 AM
Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 Waves Realty
Waves Realty - Melbourne, FL
Florida Space Coast Homes

Really nice selection Kathy. Every week it is like going to a restaurant that always has a new menu

Mar 05, 2023 07:56 AM
Kathy Streib

Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 Waves Realty I like looking at it that way!!  

Mar 05, 2023 10:58 AM
Kat Palmiotti
406-270-3667,, Broker/REALTOR® - Kalispell, MT
Helping your Montana dreams take root

Thank you for your Sunday post! I did miss a few and I laughed when I saw the one you included that Alan wrote. Too funny.

Mar 05, 2023 09:01 AM
Kathy Streib

Kat Palmiotti he cracks me up!!!!   

Mar 05, 2023 10:59 AM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Kathy Streib I agree, everyday there is something new to learn from ActiveRain. These are truly very valuable just for you post in this week. I will read some of the post I missed.

Mar 05, 2023 10:36 AM
Kathy Streib

Hi John Pusa I hope that you enjoy reading the ones that you missed!!!

Mar 05, 2023 11:00 AM
Hannah Williams
HomeStarr Realty - Philadelphia, PA
Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-820-3376

 You do such a terrific jobKathy Streib at find great posts 

Mar 05, 2023 12:59 PM
George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages - Middletown, CT
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert

Kathy as always you catch excellent blogs that I completely missed during the week.

Mar 05, 2023 01:02 PM
Lise Howe
Keller Williams Capital Properties - Washington, DC
Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC

Kathy Streib - thank you SO Much for including me in this wonderful collection of posts! 

Mar 05, 2023 02:52 PM
Sheri Sperry - MCNE®
Coldwell Banker Realty - Sedona, AZ
(928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®

Hi Kathy,

I am intrigued with many of your features.  You never disappoint!

Mar 05, 2023 03:00 PM
Anna Banana Kruchten Phoenix Broker
HomeSmart Real Estate - Phoenix, AZ

Hope you're rabbit hole journey is a fun one Kathy!  Thanks for the feature!  And...lots of other fun posts to catch up on too.  Thanks!

Mar 05, 2023 04:23 PM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

I always look forward to your This Week at ActiveRain list, Kathy.  I hope you are having a delightful weekend.

Mar 05, 2023 04:50 PM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

CONGRATULATIONS Kathy, on having this blog FEATURED in the Old Farts Club group!  

Mar 05, 2023 04:52 PM
Endre Barath, Jr.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties - Beverly Hills, CA
Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002

Kathy Streib  amazingly I managed to read a couple of posts that you highlighted:)Endre

Mar 05, 2023 10:24 PM
Brian England
Arizona Focus Realty - Gilbert, AZ
MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ

You keep a great pulse on what is happening in the Rain, definitely more so than I do, haha.

Mar 06, 2023 04:40 AM
Ed Silva
Mapleridge Realty, CT 203-206-0754 - Waterbury, CT
Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally

The weekly list of posts that deserve another look. Thanks for your efforts.

Mar 06, 2023 06:14 AM
Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

OH! Wow Kathy Streib Whiskey was so flattered to be featured. We were off celebrating Ailina Nelson's Birthday yesterday and didn't see this until this morning! Thank you! 

Mar 06, 2023 07:47 AM
Ray Henson
eXp Realty of California, Inc. (lic. #01878277) - Elk Grove, CA

Thank you for pointing out some great posts that I have missed.  I do have some reading to do!

Mar 06, 2023 07:58 AM
AJ Heidmann ~ CRS
McEnearney Associates, Inc. - Alexandria, VA
YOUR Alexandria & Arlington, VA Real Estate Expert

Kathy ~ A nicely curated selection of posts this week... as always!

Mar 06, 2023 10:00 AM
Laura Cerrano
Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island - Locust Valley, NY
Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher

I’m always grateful for these new post them because it allows more things to comment on the last million a few more ideas of my own and share sowith friends.

Mar 06, 2023 10:48 PM
Matthew Klinowski, PA
Downing Frye Realty - Naples, FL
Naples Golf Guy | Find Your Dream Lifestyle

Thanks for another great round of posts! Enjoy your Sunday.

Mar 19, 2023 07:11 AM
Laura Cerrano
Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island - Locust Valley, NY
Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher

Just to add in that, I love the format, and you have yourself a winner in my book

Mar 26, 2023 10:09 PM