I never thought I was a person who would get such pleasure from doing something someone had told me wasn’t possible, even if I wasn’t planning to do so. I have made some personal and professional decisions over the years based on the supposition that children of my own were a very long shot, at least without serious medical intervention.
This handsome fellow, with his fist in the air says challenge your thoughts, challenge convention. When life places a bend in your path or an “obstacle” you weren’t anticipating. . .take the dive. I have to admit, previously I had been a “keep the status quo” kind of girl, anti-surprise party. . .and a planner ten steps in advance (as a very clumsy child who was placed in ballet as a toddler- plotting your next dozen steps keeps you from tripping and falling). HE has been the most mind blowing and joyous surprise I could have NEVER anticipated.
Part of me would love to pack up Garrett for a visit to the Brody School of Medicine for a hello and visit to some nurses I got to know very well years ago, but I’m so pleased with the (not so, since I’m writing here) silent knowledge that despite some crazy hurdles, insane odds, and what-are-the-chances timing. . .he’s almost here.
To date, Garrett is the best adventure I’ve taken. I can’t wait to see what my cohort and I get into in this next very exciting chapter in my life. So far, he’s been a most excellent and gallant escort while meeting clients and showing homes. 🙂
May you have many exciting new chapters in YOUR life and amazing adventures on your horizon.
Be it helping agents in Ohio with commissions not paid by a competitive firm with ungentlemanly business practices, tornadoes or floods- KW Cares was built by agents, for agents. We work in an unpredictable business and giving each other a hand up rather than a hand out when it’s most needed and to have it come from colleagues and fellow KW family members, we want to help everyone stay on their feet regardless of what natural, political or business disasters there may be.
For more information about KW Cares, Contact a local Keller Williams office/Market Center or visit Keller Williams online.
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We’re here to help- not just our customers and clients but also each other.
Relax, it’s decaf. Sometimes, when the going gets rough, or very bizarre, in your work or personal life- it’s time to sit down, have a lovely beverage in a quiet and civilized setting and get out a fresh notebook and make some awesome happen. The to-do list is getting long and creative but that’s what it takes to dig yourself out of crazy town. Thank you for the brain storm assistance today.
On the short list- I’m on the hunt for an intern. You don’t need to be Eastern NC local, most of the help needed will be with web/tech design, publishing and more and can be done from your dorm room in your pjs a few hours a week and I write a glowing letter of recommendation, if I do say so myself.
“If your dreams don’t scare you, they’re not big enough.”
“In my dealing with my child, my Latin and Greek, my accomplishments and my money stead me nothing; but as much soul as I have avails. If I am wilful, he sets his will against mine, one for one, and leaves me, if I please, the degradation of beating him by my superiority of strength. But if I renounce my will, and act for the soul, setting that up as umpire between us two, out of his young eyes looks the same soul; he reveres and loves with me.” RWE
I’m being kidnapped for brunch tomorrow, which has me a little excited. Hope you and yours spend a wonderful day as well.
One more for the road: ” “Although the threads of my life have often seemed knotted, I know, by faith, that on the other side of the embroidery, there is a crown.” Corrie Ten Boom
We’re working on some new tools to help make your home search go that much more smoothly. We have a great smart phone app avail at http://www.JasonGruner.com if you open it from your smart phone browser as well as some neighborhood tours on my YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/RealtorMcKenzie?feature=mhee also take some time to visit http://www.GrunerResidential.com and http://www.RiptideBuilders.com or, if you’re hooked like I am, check out my Pinterest page http://pinterest.com/mckenzie27/
Please join me for lunch, catered by BREWED AWAKENINGS this THURSDAY, the 16th from 11:30-1:30 for a great open house in Aldersgate, located just off of Gum Branch Road (Gum Branch to Onsville to the Aldersgate entrance, home on your right). Immaculate home with hardwood floors and a huge privacy fenced back yard surrounded by trees. MLS number 118782 for more information but it’s completely worth stopping by for a few, taking a tour and having a little lunch break. Hope to see you there!
As usual, I’m working on a holiday weekend, but, also as usual, for a great reason. Helping military families enjoying a 96 (96 hours off) away from work find a place to call home. Please remember the reason for the holiday weekend. Check out a few great links. I’m off to dodge rain drops and lock boxes that bite as I show homes today. Enjoy your weekend!