I love love love the Consumerist blog. Warning: If you put the Consumerist on your RSS feed, you will NEVER catch up. There are well over 50 posts a day. I’m a skimmer, which is a REALLY good thing when you’re as devoted as I am. Anyway, this is an excellent post about the dreaded […]
My daughter had picture day at school the other day. She told me she had to remember two things… 1) to be veeeeeery careful while eating so she wouldn’t get anything on her clothes before the picture and 2) to call her smile and make sure it shows up. Call her smile!!!! I love that! […]
The Parade of Homes finished up a couple weeks ago and it was a great showcase this year…warming drawers abounded. House #4 was over-the-top. Too big for my taste, not decorated to my taste, and filled with completely unnecessary components (why a TV over the urinal, for example? How long do you guys take, anyway? […]
We’re still doing very, very well. I get at least one call a week, “Cari!? What’s happening in our market? Isn’t it a bad time to sell? Do we have too many houses on the market? What’s going on?” Well, this is what’s cool…we are on track to outsell 2005, which was our best year […]
Answer: Less likely! Well, that’s good news. This is a nice bit of optimism (even though the end of the article isn’t there) in a world of it’s-the-end-of-the-world real estate.
The more I think about it, the grosser it is. So, I try not to think about it. I’m talking about septic systems. I’m a city girl. I grew up 30 minutes outside of L.A. and we have sewer systems there, thank you very much. The first time I heard about a septic system was […]