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2012 

  I only watched part of the opening ceremonies as we were out Friday night. We definitely were watching last night! I just love watching the Olympics.             Our local channel picked up on a story about Rules Restaurant being the oldest Restaurant in London and that is frequented by the “u...
07/29/2012
       Thursday July 26, 2012 was the Summer of Cinco Happy Hour at Simply Cinco. There were many delicious appetizers  such as shrimp cocktail with coleslaw, tiny pancakes with guacamole and crab, pasta salad, melon and cantaloupe skewers that were covered in mint, suffed mushrooms with artichok...
07/28/2012
            Just a reminder to join us this evening; Thursday July 26, 2012 for the Summer of Cinco Happy Hour at Simply Cinco. There will be yummy appetizers, beer, margaritas and of course the wonderful summer drink the Mojito! The Happy Hour starts at 4:00 PM and lasts until 6:00.  The addres...
07/26/2012
      Summer is definitely here in Houston! It is hot, hot, sticky and muggy! We are so thankful that this year we have had plenty of rain! We have had rain; it has caused many problems with delayed closings and unhappy buyers! The boom we have had in the market here; has made it difficult to get...
07/25/2012
  Today as we reflect on the tragedy in Aurora, Colorado; we are a nation of compassion, resilience, determination and strength. We need to focus on the positives of this tragedy, to focus on the fallen and celebrate their lives not their death. We must honor the acts of heroism of that night.  ...
07/22/2012
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    My son who is a recent graduate from Texas A&M University, who has a degree in Finance is now addicted to the stock market! I told him to be careful, he also picking out places for us to invest in real estate! No worries there because I am not buying a home that he can live in and pay rent t...
07/17/2012
    Dinner time in our home is always interesting to say the least. We have my dad living with us and is very democratic, me in the middle, the rest of the family very Republican. So you can only imagine the volatility; sometimes it is more volatile than the stock market. However all but one agr...
07/16/2012
    My husband and I recently celebrated our anniversary we so enjoyed our time together. We had some adventures like not finding a room in DC until after 2:00 in the morning. We spent almost a whole day just strolling down the Avenue. Can you guess where we were? No, it was not Washington DC we ...
07/15/2012
It truly is a hot market in Cinco Ranch we have sold 3 homes this week in the Cinco 65’s, two inventory and one dirt sale. We have no home ready to go that will be finished before school starts. We have one that will be ready in September and one in October no new start until August when we get ...
07/14/2012
    I was thumbing through The “Katy Magazine” which is published in Katy to tell newcomers to the area about Katy. I realized how blessed we are we have many employers in the area including our highly acclaimed school district, the energy companies, the engineering companies, the hospitals in t...
07/12/2012
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