Labor Day was started as “a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country.” This is from the US Department of Labor. It was Oregon…[Read More]
August is the month in which we celebrate a few interesting “holidays” that seem unrelated but could be combined into a wonderful 31 day celebration. Real Estate can be stressful and at Barefoot we try hard to take some of the anxiety out of it. One of those ways is recognize the positive and powerful…[Read More]
Is there really a difference between 60 degree days in March or April and 60 degree days in September or October? Isn’t the temperature the same? How do we get the “aaahhhh” feeling in the Spring and that “mmmm” sensation in the Fall? Shorts and sweatshirts during football season. Jeans and t-shirts during March Madness.…[Read More]
05/06/2012 No Comments
We are all aware of countdowns. The countdown to liftoff is always fun. New Year’s Eve provides a whole time zone with a reason to count backwards. We here at Barefoot have our favorite countdown – days until Memorial Day Weekend. The official summer starting point! There might be others that countdown until Labor Day Weekend, but not us. In any event, each countdown marks the time until something good begins or arrives or takes off. Obviously countdowns are “counting down” as the numbers on our clocks get smaller but I’m suggesting a temporary change in the lingo. . Since we’re counting towards a positive event, let’s call it Countup for today. I don’t think it will stick, but it’s never a bad thing to look up and see the great things coming.