Empowering Professionals

Follow me
By
Real Estate Agent - Chris Alston (Keller Williams Realty, Cupertino California) - 01338415
Real Estate tips and advice

ARCHIVED BLOG POSTS

2011 

I was driving up Highway 101, from Santa Barbara...  And as I was driving, I saw this barn on the side of the road.  I quickly picked up my camera and snapped these quick pictures.  They are not the best quality, but it they are of a rather unique barn!  The side of it seems to be painted like a ...
Posted over 2 years ago
So I took a picture of a tree.  A tree at sunset, or maybe sun down, or whatever you want to call it.  The sun was down, and as I was drivng back from Southern California I pulled out a camera and snapped this picture.  What a beautiful tree...  Just sitting there on the hill, on the side of the ...
Posted over 2 years ago
"Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are." Bernice Johnson Reagon Wow...  Now I am not sure who Bernice Johnson Reagon is, but I now want to find out more about this wonderful sounding person. I wonder if life has challenged her and sh...
Posted over 2 years ago
One thing I love to do, is to go new places with my son Ryan.  He is so eager to explore the world, just like all 4 year olds do!  Through all the exploring and tinkering and running and jumping and wanting toys comes the times I need him to stand a bit still to take a picture I can put in the ph...
Posted over 2 years ago
Solvang is located North of Santa Barbara a few miles inland from Highway 101. This Danish Village is a place you could spend all day, or many days exploring. Sometimes you have to remember that you are still in California!  And did I say FREE parking everywhere? It seems that wherever you look, ...
Posted over 2 years ago
Traveling to Southern California on Highway 101 towards Santa Barbara takes you to a cut off to a city called Solvang.  A Danish hamlet located a few miles off 101 before Santa Barbara, and what a treat do you have in store! Don't plan on spending a few hours, consider a few days! At the end of t...
Posted over 2 years ago
14 Comments
I am spending the weekend in Sunny Solvang, CA.  It is a Danish community in Southern California about 30 or so minutes north of Santa Barbara.  After a long day taking in the sights, eating the food and exploring with my son we headed back to our room, exhausted! I looked out the window and saw ...
Posted over 2 years ago
What a great time at the Cupertino Tournament of Bands on Saturday night (October 8th, 2011).  The annual event is hosted by Cupertino High School. You have to excuse my pictures, as I broke my camera and was using a loner type.  :)  We all brought jackets, food, blankets and really enjoyed the 4...
Posted over 2 years ago
Ok...  For those iPhone and iPad users, you will now be able to blog and comment on ActiveRain using your apple gadgets!  So no more rushing to a computer to post...  You can do it with your WiFi or Cell connected devices! Good stuff! -ChrisWith the highly anticipated release of iOS5 finally arri...
Posted over 2 years ago
Columbus Day...  We all learned this poem growing up.  I forgot most of the words, but for Columbus Day I thought I would post the words to the poem.   By Jean Marzollo In 1492 In fourteen hundred ninety-two Columbus sailed the ocean blue. He had three ships and left from Spain; He sailed through...
Posted over 2 years ago
Ambassador
481,852

Chris Alston

Silicon Valley, California
Ask me a question
*
*
*
Spam prevention

Accessibility option: listen to a question and answer it!

To submit the form,
drag the computer to the circle on the side.

Type below the answer to what you hear. Numbers or words, lowercase:

Additional Information

Helping professionals buy and sell homes.