July 17, 2019

Summer Read for Gilbert Residents

Hi there Gilbert, AZ  friends. Are you feeling the summer heat a bit too too much? A good way to to deal with it is to find a cool relaxing spot, grab a cold drink and read a great book set in a cooler clime! - Time for a shameless plug, my sister Veronica Platzer is an author, she is an excellent … [Read more...]

Discover the Islands Community

The Islands Community is a lush. Lake community built on a foundation of social and business relationships, welcoming residents and business owners as good neighbors and friends.   The Islands Community provides beautifully landscaped common areas and an onsite management staff. There are … [Read more...]

The Simple Things – Random Acts of Thanks

Many years ago, I was in Market Development for a large Executive Suite property . Knowing that ‘thanking a person’ was the number one way of increasing positive relationships with our tenants- we started a RAT Program (Random Acts of Thanks) to our tenants. My budget was $50.00 a month. Every … [Read more...]

How To Be Resilient

It's so easy to get caught up in that thing called "Life".  The never  ending needs of the family and home, hectic schedules at the office, health issues, the economy and so on.   We often fall into the cycle and think in our minds "Wow, is this really what its all about, day in day out?"  Without, … [Read more...]

Social Media Burnout

I don’t know about you, but I have a case of SOME-BO (Social Media Burnout). Between Google Alerts, Twitter, Facebook, LInked In, Branch-out, Buzz, Google+, Klout, Digg, Stumbleupon, AddThis, Redditt… all the forums, email… I login 7 days a week and usually post something somewhere. I know … [Read more...]