Real People

Real People
It certainly was a glorious day with the temps climbing far above freezing and the sun continuing to hang with us, along with being a welcome relief as we're approaching our winter solstice. I just mentioned something today to a dear one about how mu … continue reading

A Commanding Presence

A Commanding Presence
Had the wind not been blowing today, I believe it would've been another beautiful sunny day, and having to be out of the office on appointments, I had to keep myself bundled against that biting wind.Back when I was much younger and doing my eveni … continue reading

New Listing... 114 – 11th St. NE Mason City

114 – 11th St. NE Mason City
MLS:
191085
Price:
$ 84500
Strong, stately, and enduring family home that offers all the up-side home ownership potential. Offering gorgeous oak woodwork and floors, charming open staircase, big kitchen, 3/4 bath in basement, f … view the listing

A Trying Tuesday

A Trying Tuesday
Even though it was well below freezing this morning, at least we had the sun to get the temps back up above freezing around mid-day, but of course after it went down, the chills started all over again.If ever there were an "off" day for me, today … continue reading

The Craziness Continues

The Craziness Continues
I guess Mother Nature must've read my comments last night regarding the weather when seeing the sun starting to rise this morning. Unfortunately, it was still exceptionally cold and windy, but I still appreciated seeing it shining the entire day. Hoo … continue reading

A Gracious Welcome

A Gracious Welcome
There wasn't much going this morning other than having received a text before 8:00 am from another agent wanting to show one of my listing later this morning. Every time I get texts either very late in the evening or early the next morning from anoth … continue reading

A Primitive Beauty

A Primitive Beauty
Since I had no morning appointments, I busied myself with all those little "clean-up" projects that were hanging fire until I had time to get them finished, and that I did. It couldn't have been a better day to be trapped indoors considering how nast … continue reading

Epidemic of Un-kindness

Epidemic of Un-kindness
It was a noticeably different Black Friday from those of years past because of how few people there were out and about today, and after having stopped at Walmart earlier,  I couldn't believe how their parking lot was no more filled than on a normal … continue reading

Happy 2019 Thanksgiving!

Happy 2019 Thanksgiving!
In spite of it being a cold and gray day, I found enough things to keep me busy enough to where the hours flew by. This is the third "fly-over" Thanksgiving since my mother's death, and unfortunately I still don't consider myself ready to get back in … continue reading

Historic Downtown Apartment

Historic Downtown Apartment
Available:
December 1, 2019
Rent:
$ 435
Historic Downtown upper level 1 bedroom apartment that’s spotlessly clean and ready to move into.  Offering gorgeous oak woodwork and floors, stove and refrigerator, laundry facility on site, h … continue reading

Foaming at the Mouth

Foaming at the Mouth
I'm sure everyone was surprised to find as much heavy wet snow on the ground this morning, and certainly disgusted over how hard it was to clear, and yours truly being one of them. I guess the only thing worse than having snow on the day before Thank … continue reading