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]
12/17/2012 No Comments
The one-two punch of Sandy and Sandy Hook Elementary has drawn tears down some traditionally dry faces. Sense will not be made of any of it. What to do? Let’s help our neighbors. Hug our families. Lie down with our pets. Cheer our teams. Share good will. Donate to food banks. Bring blankets to animal shelters. Give furniture to Habitat for Humanity. Thank a first responder. Shake hands with your paper delivery person. Send a letter to someone who would appreciate it. Make a list like this. Do good things.