Real Estate Happenings in The Villages Florida area with special attention to over-55 communities in The Villages and Summerfield. Written and Edited by Mary-kay Canfield and Chris K. Canfield, REALTORs with RE/MAX Premier Realty - The Villages FL
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Want to Avoid Making a Mistake when Painting? Most of us who have ever painted a room or an entire house have had one of those "Whoops!" moments. No I am not talking about dropping the paint tray or hammering the top back on the paint can without cleaning the rim, I am talking about putting it a...
Scandinavian Sunday For those of you who can't get enough - Here are some photos from Denmark, including the house in which Hans Christian Andersen was born (in Odense).
Scandinavian Saturday - As many people enjoyed my Scandinavian photos from yesterday, I thought I would post of few of Stockholm Sweden from earlier in that trip. We absolutely loved The Old Town (Gamla stan) where you never knew what you might come across . . . This gentleman was carving Dahl H...
Friday Fotos - Certain Places are Even Beautiful in the Rain Okay, I will admit that I am not a big fan of rain, but today I am thankful that we are having rain and not snow (or we would be facing another 2+ feet of that white stuff). However, when I am on vacation, I really don't want to see ...
Better Blogging Results - Things I Wish I had Done Right from the Start - Part 5 Now comes the time to join some groups. Groups are lots of fun! You post to the group; and you read other posts in that group. Sometimes your post might even get featured in that group! How do you know which grou...
Have you Ever Seen a Glacier Melt? No, I am not talking about the snow in my yard--although many folks in Connecticut are wondering what will happen when we finally do get this white stuff to melt! I was looking through some photos for a reply to another blogger from a trip that involved a Lego ...
Tips for Better Blogging Results - Things I Wish I had Done Right from the Start - Part 4 "I have written my first blog post, but no one commented!" This happens. What is the best way to get others to comment on your post? Go comment on their posts! We all appreciate comments, and I try to go...
What is your Favorite Birding Book? Way back in 2000 (when it was first published) I purchased National Audubon Society's The Sibley Guide to Birds because I felt my Peterson's Field Guide to Birds was a bit outdated (some of the "accidentals" in Peterson's were not listed as such in Sibley). Ok...
Better Blogging Results - Things I Wish I had Done Right from the Start - Part 3 Now that you have improved your profile page and signed up for ActiveRain classes, what should you do? You need to start posting to your blog. I know this is daunting, but if you don't start, you never will. You d...
Better Blogging Results - Things I Wish I had Done Right from the Start - Part 2A Here is a VERY quick Scribefire lesson for enlarging your font size. I am NO expert--I just like to have a bigger font than the one that defaults in ActiveRain. 1. Be sure you have Firefox and Scribefire (a Firef...