Monthly Archives: March 2009

BUY THIS HOUSE! PLEASE!

I am headed over to check in with my bargain priced listing in Upper Rainier Beach. Fresh flyers in hand, I will dry out the flyer box and replace the “forever” flyer in the front. I will sweep the floors, … Continue reading

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Presenting my Sophia as the Cover Model of the Spring issue of CityDog Magazine

Presenting my Sophia as the Cover Model for the Spring issue of City Dog Magazine. We are charter subscribers and have crossed paths with the CityDog team on several occasions. We are proud to have been asked to be a … Continue reading

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Twitter note about Seattle Green Festival

I still have some posts to complete regarding GreenFest, but if you would like to see new social media technology in action, visit the Twitter feed on the Media page of GreenFestivals.org. I spent a lot of time Saturday in … Continue reading

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Teaming Up with Your Lender for a Loan Modification

Okay, someone beat me to writing this T3 list (Top Ten Tips). We recently spent over two months renegotiating our mortgage with Wells Fargo. My tips were simple: call early, call often, stay cool (which is why I assigned “renegotiating … Continue reading

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Washington Report: FDIC and Loan Pools

From today’s Realty Times: The Obama administration’s latest plans to bring relief to the financial markets have been dominating the news from Washington, but it’s far from clear whether they’ll actually produce more money for people to buy houses. Read … Continue reading

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What’s the greenest way to pick up after your pets?

It doesn’t seem quite right to entomb dog waste in the landfill. However, a four-year Snohomish County study concluded that putting it in the garbage in a plastic bag is the preferred method. In the Seattle Times on Saturday Tom … Continue reading

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This is not a presentation about shopping or shipping

I am interested in green consumerism, so have selected a couple of sessions today to go to. At noon I stepped in to hear Bryan Welch "Seven Rules of Shopping for a Better World". He opened with that was a … Continue reading

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“We are Solutionaries”

Kevin Danaher, cofounder of Global Exchange said it best – we are visionaries seeking a solution, or "SOLUTIONARIES. What a great word. Both he and Alisa Gravitz, cofounder of Green America (formerly known as Co-Op America), made welcoming remarks to … Continue reading

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Get your Undrivers License

What’s great about getting to a big event like Green Festival early is that there are no lines keeping you from doing something you should. I skipped this last year but since the Undrivers License booth is right next to … Continue reading

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Earth Hour 2009 – an invitation

Hello everyone! Tonight, March 28, 2009, at 8:30 pm, I am taking part in Earth Hour – a global event in which millions of people will turn out their lights to make a statement of concern about our planet and … Continue reading

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