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By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 7
Book Recommendation: Gone Again by James Grippando Gone Again (2016) is book number 12 of the series suspense novels featuring Miami defense attorney Jack Swyteck by The New York Times bestselling American author and lawyer James Grippando. I enjoyed this book and recommend this series for your r...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 76
Clearly anyone who has had both cats and dogs know that they do get along. All it takes is giving both equal love and attention to their needs and they will work things out. If there are issues just like with children a little disciplining goes a long way If you are looking for a knowledgeable, f...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 35
“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” – Chinese Proverb I took this picture last Saturday in Los Olivos, and since then I have been trying to identify which time of weeping tree this is.  It is not a weeping willow although that was our first impression.  ...

By Karen Fiddler, Broker/Owner, Orange County & Lake Arrowhead, CA (949)510-2395
(Karen Parsons-Fiddler, Broker 949-510-2395)
Comments 15
Oh my goodness - I did it! Last weekend I was headed to my aunt and uncle's for lunch with the "old" folks in my life. While my kids are home sanitizing the counter-tops for the umpteenth time, my parents are walking the beach and going to the market almost daily, just to get out of the house. Pe...

By Kathy Schowe, La Quinta, California 760-333-8886
(California Lifestyle Realty)
Comments 13
Bandit- My first dog! Wordless Wayback Wednesday I have always loved animals.  When I was a girl, I was basically an only child until my brother came along when I was 8 years old.  I wanted a pet of my own more than anything.  Every Christmas I would ask for a puppy, a fish, a bird, a cat, just s...

By Ann Hayden 636-399-7544, SelectAnn.com
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Select Properties-St. Louis Missouri)
Comments 2
Tired of Social Distancing- You DO NOT Want to be Sick!#StayHome #SafeAtHome  Enjoy this lovely sunset.  I love the contrast of colors in this photo!Let me know if you need assistance with real estate.  Always Happy to help!For All of Your St. Louis, Missouri Real Estate needs:  www.SelectAnn.com...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 39
We were out looking at another Vacant Lot to see if we want to take on the Marketing or Not. It was really hot in the Echo Park Hills. Holly looked like she needed to drink.... keep in mind she is finicky with her water too.... I was not going to give up my Pellegrino....     If you are looking f...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 31
Well I have been tasked to handle the Animal Farm while Diane is in Boston, MA. Seems like an easy task....NOT... I never do the 6am walk with Holly and I do not serve the Breakfast to our three cats and our dog. I serve Brunch and do all the other activities.... Clearly you can see my performanc...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
Comments 32
 Nothing like a little pandemic to make one appreciate things so often taken for granted in our "normal" lives.  My life this past week provided excitement beyond my wildest expectations! First, our younger daughter, Carol, came to town from Colorado for a quick 48 hour visit. How exciting to hav...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Comments 39
  The Upcoming Weekend   We welcome another weekend.  For some it begins on Friday. Maybe even Thursday.  For others, it may start on Saturday.  Of course, there will be those who respond:  "what weekend?" and continue with their normal everyday routine.    A weekend may seem shorter in length th...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 13
Speechless Sunday - Sweet DreamsAs we prep our house to move out to have our hardwoods refinished, the fur family have been curiously taking over different napping spaces. They are such creatures of habit and all of them are a bit out of their elements. Just wait until we get to the Airbnb! Emma ...

By Steffy Hristova, Tempe AZ Realtor - Your Home Close to Your Work!
(HomeSmart Elite Group Tempe AZ Tel: 480-966-9353)
Comments 7
6 a.m. is a great time to be walking on this walking path at Papago Park Trail - the air is cool, the sun is not as hot, we can hear the quails, an occasional jack-rabbit will cross the path. Papago Park Walking Path - Mapped Route The park is very close to downtown Tempe, and it is practically b...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 17
Marion Hammer was born back in 1939.  She grew up on a farm owned by her grandparents around Columbia, South Carolina.  In order to help the family, put food on the table she became an experienced hunter.  After school, she would go hunting with a .22 bolt-action rifle bringing home squirrels and...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 3
Westcliffe, CO Weather for June 01, 2020 Good Morning Westcliffe, CO45°Our Monday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and a few scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today gives us increasing clouds and a high temperature in the upper 70's.We have a 40% chance for showers and thundersto...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 18
This one came from one of my aunts in Pennsylvania.  I call it Ymmy chicken casserole at a young age.1 (10oz) frozen broccoli, chopped               2 tsp. lemon juice2 Tbsp. each butter and flour                       2 cup diced cooked chicken1/2 tsp salt                                        ...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 21
Trivia questions for Saturday May 30, 20201. Which US state has the least rainfall? Nevada2. What object marks the ceremonial location of the South Pole? A red and white striped pole3. Electrum is a natural alloy of silver and what other metal? Gold4. What beer is known as the "champagne of bottl...

By MichelleCherie Carr Crowe Just Call...408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! . DRE #00901962 . Licensed to Sell since 1985 . Altas Realty)
Comments 2
Krispy Kreme is turning Free Doughnut Day on Friday June 5, 2020 into Free Doughnut a Day All Week June 1 through 5. Fun fact: Krispy Kreme was founded just one year earlier than National Doughnut Day, in 1937. In Santa Clara County, there are two Krispy Kreme stores, the one in Mountain View an...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 24
Trivia question answers for Sunday May 31, 20201. Layers of soil are known as what? Horizons2. Who was known as the King of Pop? Michael Jackson3. What common sock pattern is named for the westernmost region of Scotland? Argyle4. What is Canada's popular sport that is not hockey? CurlingTrivia qu...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz
Comments 4
 Here is a great photo I took in Palmer Alaska last evening May 31st at 10:00pm.Some people that have never been to Alaska might think, is this really Alaska? Many of them say I thought Alaska was all snow and cold? And I always have to explain to them that Alaska has all 4 seasons, Spring, Summe...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 15
Book Recommendation: Blood Money by James Grippando Blood Money (2013) is book number ten of the series of thrillers featuring Miami defense attorney Jack Swyteck by The New York Times bestselling American crime writer and lawyer James Grippando. I enjoyed this novel and recommend it an this seri...