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]
06/10/2016 Comments Off on June Bugs
We’re not talking about insects. We’re talking about things (other than the crawling ones) that bug us about June. School is ending so anyone you know with kids in school is has a singular focus: get it over with. We are taking the positive approach and recognizing that teachers are also getting well-deserved rests. June also brings us traffic. The car count slowly increases as we approach July but we decide to look at traffic as an opportunity to take in our surroundings. The next time you are sitting in your car inventing curses for the new people on your roads, look around at your neighborhood and take a good look at the new paint job, manicured lawns and sweet Barefoot For Sale signs.