Category Archives: Have Fun

When Karma Smiles

Monday Morning Match is a quick post – maybe a quote, inspirational story or idea – intended to spark some motivation inside each of you so your week gets off to a fantastic start on Monday morning. It all came together so perfectly… The alarm goes off before sunrise and no snooze sessions are needed. I’m…

Toll Free Advice to Parents Everywhere

Will someone please call 1-800-INDULGEME? Remember back when all the “toll-free” numbers started with 1-800? You have to be older than 21 years old to remember those days because it was March 1, 1996, when 888 toll-free numbers were added to the standard 800 numbers that began back in 1966. My daughter Riley was born just…

17 Things I Miss

On the drive to the cemetery today, my mother asked me, “Does it feel like it happened yesterday or like it was a hundred years ago?” “Both,” I replied. “Sometimes I can remember exact details about that day and other times I have to do the math and think of how long it’s been. I…

Thoughts on Building, Solving and Having

Monday Morning Match is a quick post – maybe a quote, inspirational story or idea – intended to spark some motivation inside each of you so your week gets off to a fantastic start on Monday morning. On Building… One of my friends on Facebook asked a question the other day; “What is the most valuable…

Sitting This One Out…and Happy About It

Monday Morning Match is a quick post – maybe a quote, inspirational story or idea – intended to spark some motivation inside each of you so your week gets off to a fantastic start on Monday morning. I spent a few days last week attending the Ohio Association of Realtors Convention in Cleveland and the Social…

What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up?

What do you want to be when you grow up? It’s a standard question we ask our children. It is a fantastic conversation starter when we encounter kids barely old enough to speak or college students who are still unsure of their future. I’m guessing it was a question you might have asked yourself once…

Influence, Shoulders & Social Connections

  As a child, you listened to your parents. You also heeded the guidance from teachers, policemen & fireman as well as any other knowledgeable adults. You grew older and started to realize the wisdom and knowledge of a smaller, more specific group of people. Life went on and your connections became based on the people…

Make ’16 a Year of Personal Accountability

Happy New Year! Welcome to 2016. Doesn’t it seem like yesterday that we were worried about Y2K and all the things that could or would go wrong? Well we’ve now survived the last fifteen years without any major calamity and some amazing improvements and changes in our world. Of course we could always hope and…

Christmas Gifts Under Your Tree

It’s Christmas Day 2015. Finding the right sizes for everyone was difficult and wrapping was out of the question but I tried to get something for you that just might help you have an amazing 2016. Look under the tree and see if you can find it but if not, here’s what I asked Santa…

Just Spit and Move On

Monday Morning Match is a quick post – maybe a quote, inspirational story or idea – intended to spark some motivation inside each of you so your week gets off to a fantastic start on Monday morning. The real estate game is different each day, which can be lots of fun when it’s never the same. But…