Riding a Tandem Bike

Riding a Tandem Bike A couple of weekends ago I traveled across the bridge to Coronado to meet some friends for lunch. After lunch, we went for a walk down by the Ferry Landing. It was a beautiful sunny day and there were tons of people around enjoying the day. As we walked, we watched … Continued

House Versus Home

House Versus Home According to the dictionary, the word ‘house’ means; “a building for human habitation.” It sounds cold, but a ‘house’ is a physical structure, a place where people live. A ‘house’ can be big or small, some have more bedrooms or bathrooms, some have more land than others. It’s a house. A ‘home’ … Continued

What would you give up?

What would you give up?? The other day I was reading the latest issue of the AARP Bulletin. Yes, I am a member and I really like the magazine. It is filled with many helpful tips. In the latest issue, there was a little tidbit that I found interesting. It caught my attention because in … Continued

You can’t judge a book by its cover…

You can’t judge a book by its cover . . . I remember hearing that phrase as a kid and not really understanding what it meant. Being an avid reader, I have since learned how true it can be. In marketing we call it a hook. It is called a hook because a marketer will … Continued

How is a black eye like a home inspection?

How is a black eye like a home inspection?? Last week I shared with you the story of how I got my black eye. I did end up going to the emergency room when I started to see little floaties in my vision a couple of days later. That was just as I started to … Continued

I am so grateful that I didn’t lose my eye…

I am so grateful that I didn’t lose my eye… My first thought was that I lost my eye! I had no idea what had just happened but I couldn’t see out of my eye. It was about 6:30am on Wednesday morning, I had pulled into the parking lot at the Sycuan Golf course and … Continued

20 Years Ago…

20 years ago . . . As we walked up to the 3rd or 4th house I was showing my out of town client a couple of weekends ago, my eyes gravitated to the roof and the eaves. As she watched me, my client asked me what I was looking for as I walked up? … Continued

Who says “it Never Rains in Southern California?”. . .

Who says “it Never Rains in Southern California?” . . . When I was a kid, growing up in Downers Grove, Illinois I remember singing along with the 1973 song of the same name by Albert Hammond. The next line in that song goes “but girl, don’t they warn ya? It pours, man, it pours.” … Continued

Big Box, Little Box…

Big Box, Little Box . . . I have a love hate relationship with Amazon. They make it so easy to order almost anything and have it delivered directly to my house. Being an avid reader, I order a lot of books. A couple of months ago, I heard about a book that I thought … Continued

My New Hero

“My new hero . . .” I have had many heroes in my life. Most I have not met. It started in the 3rd grade when I read every book in our school library about Abraham Lincoln. “Honest Abe” he was called because he fought for his clients when he was an attorney in my … Continued

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