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]
10/23/2012 No Comments
Embrace your inner witch or your outer ghoul. You don’t get many opportunities to wear a ton of makeup, sparkly clothes or goofy hats(There’s a Jersey Shore joke in there somewhere). So when you do, go for it. Since Halloween is on a Wednesday this year, you first have to figure out what day is OK-to-look-silly-day. We can eliminate the following weekend. November does not lend itself to sexy cops or cartoon characters. It’s always acceptable to don your cowboy boots on the 31st. Maybe even go to work as your favorite Beatle(ask your supervisors and confirm with HR). But this year, the costumed revelry begins Friday Oct 26th and continues into Saturday the 27th. You might even be OK with going to watch football on Sunday the 28th as former president(check with the venue please-or maybe just go as cheerleader, referee or put on a jersey and eye black on). Pick at least one day and have at it!