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2007 

I am not one to make predictions...in fact I believe in Divine Providence...that the future is in the hands of a Good God who cares for us all...so why predict!But, in the spirit of the Active Rain gods...I Activefranus, over 400 years removed from Nostradamus, predict that in 2008:   1) Interest...
12/31/2007
In an attempt to resolve the current real estate market crunch in the US, the little known, never before heard from, 'Directory of International Affiliates of Irate Real Estate Agents', better known as 'DIAIREA', has proposed the following International plan of action...Effective immediately, all...
12/30/2007
I remember driving to my first job...I was a junior in high school, and my knees were shaking as I drove to that Bowling establishment to begin my first hours as a 'porter'...that's a fancy word for emptier of filthy ashtrays and general housekeeper!Fast forwarding a few months to where I had bec...
12/30/2007
Southeastern Pennsylvania...born, raised, educated, settled, enjoyed, and rooted here! I believe in roots! Long ago I decided that 'roots' meant more to me and my family than financial success! For me, being transferred to another location, being promoted to 'out of the area' was not an option! A...
12/29/2007
As many of you know, I'm a title insurance agent...an aging title insurance agent!About 5 years ago, my Son in Law Gil, after an almost 15 year successful career in the Hotel Business, the hospitality industry as it is known, decided he would like to switch careers and learn the title insurance b...
12/29/2007
Have you ever thought about what motivation actually is? If we break the word down as we were taught in grammar school...'the act of having a motive'! OK, if you don't like my definition, let's try the dictionary ( In the good old days I often told my employees there are three important books in ...
12/28/2007
My friend Sally from the 50th state would like some fodder for the group 'Positive Attitude For The Weary Soul'! So in keeping with the spirit of reciprocation, responsiveness, and friendship I offer:   1) We get to start out with a clean slate...we can leave behind all our failed attempts in 200...
12/27/2007
Christmas is over...gifts have been given...Santa has returned to the North Pole!I'm not one to really crave presents, although I'm no different than most people...I like surprises and nice things! Especially when they come in the form of 'gifts'!About the only thing I was looking to get this Chr...
12/27/2007
Wii...pronounced wheeee! That was what my 9, 11, & 13 year old sons wanted for Christmas...list price: $250.00, IF you can find one!We put the alert out well before Christmas, and my wife and relatives all had their eyes and ears out looking for one of these ultra popular interactive electronic g...
12/26/2007
It is Christmas Eve...I love 'Eves'...they symbolize the coming of great events...but none is more symbolic, more serene, more family centered, more opulent than Christmas Eve!We'll see it in the brightly clad people as we attend church services...we'll see it on the faces of little children...an...
12/24/2007