Becoming Mighty

Becoming Mighty
Thank goodness those northerly breezes started drying things out in North Iowa.  It certainly was damp out this morning.  In the shaded areas, I don't think the grass finally dried enough to mow until around noontime.  All in all, it turned out to … continue reading

Sleep on It

Sleep on It
Early this morning, I turned into one of my "mini-me's" by taking the initiative to go over and do some deep kitchen and bathroom cleaning at a property belonging to a client of mine who's physically unable to do it, along with not having the extra m … continue reading

Fish without Nets

Fish without Nets
Those were quite the episodes of rain we had today weren't they?  The one earlier this morning sent it down in sheets.  Alas the clouds are starting to clear off allowing the sun to peek thru.  I may sound a bit negative, but I'll be glad when thi … continue reading

Deep Price Reductions

Deep Price Reductions
Being it already mid-week, I'd say there's been a great amount of real estate activity for our office, but on the down-side, I'll have to admit there was great dis-appointment when hearing after two weeks of waiting and wondering, a particular buyer … continue reading

22 Steps

22 Steps
Thank goodness for the cooling temperatures.  I was beginning to think the heat was going to be with us into perpetuity.  When I mentioned something to a secretary this morning about our reprieve, she said, "No matter anyone thinks, I still love su … continue reading

The Place to Be

The Place to Be
I'd say this was a Monday to be remembered with the number of appointments I had scheduled along with the number of phone calls and drop-ins.  I did manage to make them all, with the exception of being 10 minutes late for one this morning due to an … continue reading

New Listing... 115 W. North St. – Manly

115 W. North St. – Manly
MLS:
180567
Price:
$ 27500
Handyman special located on the “right” side of the railroad tracks in Manly. This home has had many updates, so all you need to do is add your own finishing touches. It would be a great & … view the listing

Our Savior’s Lutheran

Our Savior’s Lutheran
The first and most important little job I had to do this morning, was to get to the office early enough so I could run thru seven hymns and Service music, so to be ready for the 9:00 am Sunday gathering at Our Savior's Lutheran Church here in Mason C … continue reading

Cluster of Counties

Cluster of Counties
One of my top priorities this morning was to mix up weed killer and get some spraying done.  I normally do everything I can to keep from using any kind of herbicides, but there come those times when the battle against them gets too great.  I'm of t … continue reading

Fifty Shades of Green

Fifty Shades of Green
At least the rain we had this afternoon brought the temperatures down to comfortable levels once again.  Yesterday was an absolute beast with the heat and humidity.  It seemed like it just didn't want to get cooler, even long after the sun went dow … continue reading