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2008 

If you are coming to North Dakota to live you may be asking yourself, should I bring my motorcycle? Having the privilage of working with many fine personnel from The Minot Air Force Base as well as Texans streaming in to work in the oil fields, I find there are a lot of misconceptions about our c...
Posted over 5 years ago
Oak Park Realty, Minot North Dakota's First and Only Green Realtor. Why: You know how you get set in your ways but then all of a sudden the light bulb comes on and you have a totally different view of something. Well this is what happened to me. In the past I felt the entire go green idea was a l...
Posted over 5 years ago
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Here is a little story for you about Blog Envy. This week I received an anonymous email thanking me for my blogging because it has brought him/her soooo much business. The email encouraged me to keep on blogging because people of one particular political party will never do business with me and t...
Posted over 5 years ago
If you are moving to North Dakota it's only fair to warn you about our traffic. Of course we are a rural state so I'm not posting this to warn you about big traffic jams with long lines at a standstill on the interstate. I was raised in the biggest city in North Dakota and there were times that w...
Posted over 5 years ago
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The Roosevelt Park Zoo in Minot North Dakota holds an annual open house called "Boo at the Zoo" and it starts this Friday (October 24th).   Kids day is Saturday and I strongly suggest it for younger kids. On kids day they leave the lights on so it's not so scary. My kids went when they were 6 and...
Posted over 5 years ago
Halloween costumes can be a trick in themselves up here in the Northland when often there is snow on the ground on October 31st. We usually have to figure a parka under or over the kids costumes. Believe me a Parka definitely makes costuming more of a challenge. As skinny as my daughter is Tinker...
Posted over 5 years ago
This has been a beautiful evening with a full harvest moon. Up here in North Dakota the leaves have been falling and we have had a couple of frosty nights. Tonight my bride and I raked leaves with the help of our little ones (Tina 8 & Timmothy 7). It was nice to get the most out of our short even...
Posted over 5 years ago
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If you are on the way to BIG Oil Money here in North Dakota take a look at this home in the heart of Oil country. 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Main Floor Laundry, located on 4 City lots. Built in 1983, Economical Boiler Heat (2001), 80 Gallon Gas Water Heater (2004), Central Air Unit (to be installed). M...
Posted over 5 years ago
The big old gas pig let me down on Monday. It was quite a sight to see, for my top client and myself. We had a good laugh over it but now I'm driving Mom's car with the license plates TNTSMOM. Both my kids have the initials TNT thus the plates TNTSMOM. I thought they were really cute but I never ...
Posted over 5 years ago
While posting for points is not the purpose of Active Rain lets face it, most of us would not post at all if it were not for the incentive of points. Personally I wish we received points for answering questions as I used to but time has not allowed me to lately. I believe that if Active Rain remo...
Posted over 5 years ago
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