November 8, 2018

Selling your home: A legal checklist

Here is a general legal checklist for you to use to prepare yourself for selling your home. This checklist outlines the steps and items needed to […]
October 31, 2018

A New Favorite: The Stone House Restaurant

Last Saturday night Bob & I experienced a wonderful meal at the historic Stone House Restaurant in Nevada City.  They serve local food that is grown […]
October 24, 2018

Our top 5 favorite House Plants

House plants are always a great way to brighten up a space and make it feel more lush. House plants are great for people who don’t […]
April 4, 2016

Surprising Home for Sale at Lake of the Pines, California: The Neighbors

We have a fabulous Lakefront Home for Sale at Lake of the Pines between Auburn and Grass Valley, California.  At 4114 square feet, this home is […]
April 4, 2016

Surprising Lakefront Home for Sale at Lake of the Pines: Four Seasons

Delightful year-round, this lakefront home is for sale at lovely Lake of the Pines between Auburn and Grass Valley, California.  These photos of the four seasons […]
April 4, 2016

Surprising Lake Front Home for Sale at Pretty Lake of the Pines

The attractive entrance of this lake front home, tasteful yet understated, doesn’t prepare you for the delightful surprise of walking through the front door.  This lovely […]
April 3, 2016

Spring Garden at Lake of the Pines, CA

The Jenkins Garden is in the ground, this morning, finished, kaput, one hundred percent!   Up here in the Sierra Foothills I am taking a bit […]
March 28, 2016

Planting Guide for March in the Sierra Foothills

What to Plant in March   Taters! With all the El Nino rain, the spring planting season is getting off to a bit of a late […]
February 15, 2016

Planting Guide for February in the Sierra Foothills

What to plant in February Spare Guts! (as my Pappy used to call them) Flowers: transplant or direct seed snapdragons, candytufts, lilies, California Indian pinks, lily-of-the-valleys, […]
January 23, 2016

Planting Guide for January in the Sierra Foothills

What to plant in January Strawberries! Flowers: Plant bare-root roses and vines. Transplant pansies, calendulas, English daisies, violas, snapdragons and fairy primroses. Fruits and vegetables: Plant […]
October 5, 2015

Country Property for Sale Video Tour

I’ll get a few horses, and some goats and chickens, and a pool and spa.                       […]
September 29, 2015

Request for Repair Guide for Sellers

This is a compilation of brief articles about the Request for Repair process in California Real Estate.   Though the California Residential Purchase Agreement (RPA) is […]