Stooped so Low

Stooped so Low
I'm discovering that these are the days in both Spring and Fall which are a crap shoot when it comes to deciding how light or heavy to dress when leaving for work.  For whatever reason, I thought it was going to be a warm one, but in reality, it did … continue reading

Seder Meals

Seder Meals
We did get that predicted rain after all, but I wish it hadn't come down in sheets.  At one point this afternoon, when glancing out the window, I could barely see across the street from my office due to how heavy it was coming down.I actually no … continue reading

Already Made Up

Alas it was well above freezing when leaving home this morning which gave me hope it was going to be much warmer, and sure enough, it ended up being above 60 degrees.   We're now seeing how quickly the grass is beginning to grow to where I'm sure w … continue reading

Our Lady

Our Lady
With it being somewhat of a quiet Monday morning, it soon turned into a busy one after the afternoon arrived.  Once again, if it were not so windy, it would've been an exceptionally pleasant day.The closing of one of my sales went very well and … continue reading

The Funding of Sedition

The Funding of Sedition
My first order of the day was to get my open house tent signs from the storage room at my office and place them conspicuously at two major intersections near 341 S. Carolina.  I figured there'd be a number of people attending church services this mo … continue reading

West Prairie

West Prairie
With having an out of town appointment, I was a bit rushed to get to the office and pick up what I needed before heading out.   For some reason, there were more people early on the road to where I was wondering if there was something going on in ou … continue reading

Just my Type

Just my Type
My early morning appointment at the office was suddenly cancelled just as I was pulling up, so yours truly had to re-arrange his schedule for the morning because that appointment ended up getting moved to lunchtime.  It didn't take long after becomi … continue reading

908 N. Pennsylvania

908 N. Pennsylvania
It was quite the stormy night we had with the rain, hail, and wind that seemed to be in a non-stop mode.  When later today seeing the amount of damage that was done across North Iowa, I'm saying my prayers this is not going to be a repeat performanc … continue reading

Success Stories

Success Stories
Oh how winter's wicked ways continue to haunt us.  I couldn't believe how quickly the entire mood of the City changed once the gray skies and cold rain returned.  Thank goodness were not living in the Dakotas because it sounds like they were gettin … continue reading

Space to Putz

Space to Putz
This morning was somewhat of a rush with appointments as well as getting the final docs rounded up on a sale that's closing tomorrow.  I always get a bit nervous whenever not having all required docs accounted for a day or two before.I was a tin … continue reading

Exceptionally Vituperative

Exceptionally Vituperative
When I pulled up at my office this morning, I noticed quite a bit of trash littering the curbsides, so I figured it was going to be another one of my “pick-up” mornings.  Just yesterday, I spent over a half hour collecting trash in another Downt … continue reading