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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Gwynn Teal Carpenter-Broker: Home and Hearth Realty (Austin)
If it pops into my head, it might come out of my mouth! I've got a weird sense of humor so expect the unexpected when you read my blog. Real Estate is my profession but life is what its all about!
No credit cards....bring real money!  That's right- at this little country beer bar you can't use that plastic money - gotta be real green currency or else you're out of luck. Located at the cross roads of 1660 and FM 973 in the community of Rices Crossing near Austin, Texas, this is a throw back...
Back on April 24, 2011 I wrote a post ( about the Yummy Pot Luck Supper Club that I belong to ..... and this past week I received an email from Seattle, Washington from someone who read that post.  Here's what it said: Dear Gwynn, I just came across your post of the Neighborh...
Central Texas is burning as are many other parts of Texas.  This was a sad Labor Day weekend for many in the state of Texas as they have watched their homes burn, been displaced due to evacuation of their subdivision or participated in some way to help control the many fires we are experiencing. ...
Max wrote a wonderful post on Aug. 18....I got to read it on Aug. 23 because Susan Emo (one of my favorite AR gals) here I am asking others to read a terrific piece - just maybe we all will get out of our "self imposed" boxes and move a step closer to what we want to achieve in li...
Recently I went boating on Lake Travis, the main lake Austinites enjoy (when it has water and we aren't in an extreme drought) and came across three ducks paddling away in the water. And I can only say you had to be there to get the full effect but one of the three ducks had an incredible "bad ha...
    Celebrating life .... Austin Texas to P'town, MA   My momma always said " if you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen".... so I did that recently and left the stifling heat of Austin Texas to enjoy the beauty cool weather of Cape Cod (Provincetown, MA).   It gives me great pleasure to...
    Austin Texas Open House:  Rosedale Bungalow nestled in the " of Austin"!   Sunday, August 7 between 1-3 pm, pencil in our open house at 4807 Shoalmont and then bring a friend.... ·         Wood floors that tickle your bare feet   ·         Moderinized vintage "Pottery Barn" style bath   ·    ...
  Austin Texas is Growing.....will you be one of the new folks? Austin Texas has always been a destination whether for vacation, music or relocating (job, family or just because) we must prepare for a new group of folks who will be coming between July and August of this year: "Influx of Res...
  The year is almost over....come on we're well into the middle of July and only 5 months away from Christmas! I remember when time stood still as a child and now it roars past me like a blur. Where has the time gone? Well for me, my last post was June 26- please forgive me. I seemed to remember ...

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