Neighborhood Part II; Where Life Happens

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting! The following post is the second in a series of posts that are being written in collaboration with M/I Homes, a homebuilding company based in Columbus, OH. M/I has invited me to share my own Realtor viewpoints over a series of…

Three Simple Words

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. Sometimes all it takes is a short little pep talk. Some people perform better with some words of encouragement…

What does “Neighborhood” Mean to You?

The following post is the first in a series of posts that are being written in collaboration with M/I Homes, a homebuilding company based in Columbus, OH. M/I has invited me to share my own Realtor viewpoints over a series of blog and social media posts in conjunction with the grand opening of The Village of Minerva…

If a Picture’s Worth a Thousand Words, What’s a Best Picture Worth?

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’m not much of a movie buff. In fact, I don’t think I’ve seen a movie in a movie…

Picture Perfect Lessons from the Weekend

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 old saying “When the student is ready, the teacher will appear” is one of my favorites. In my…

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…

The ABC’s of Choosing Sides

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. Either or, neither nor. Hot or cold. Up or down. Left or Right.  Android or iPhone. The Today Show…

It’s the Same But Different

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. Review, make changes, remove something, add something else. I’ve been updating some presentations lately which sometimes requires adding completely…

Select Your Ingredients for Success

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’m in South Carolina today visiting Clemson University with my daughter Riley. We’ve been here before but wanted to…

A Letter to My 18-Year-Old Daughter On Her Birthday

January 27, 2017 Dear Riley, It always sounded so cliché when people told me “take lots of pictures and enjoy it now. They grow up quickly.” I was barely able to make it one day without an anxiety attack or utter exhaustion just trying to keep from breaking this little baby girl that I had brought…