"Faith does not stand around with its hands in its pockets "
Friday, July 31, 2009
Thursday, July 30, 2009
1 lb. ground beef
1 pkt. (1¼ oz.) taco seasoning mix
4 cups shredded lettuce
1 cup KRAFT Mexican Style Finely Shredded Four Cheese
1 large tomato, chopped
¼ cup ranch dressing
CRUMPLE 4 large sheets of foil to make 4 (3-inch) balls; place on baking sheet. Place 1 tortilla over each ball; spray with cooking spray. Bake 6 to 8 min. or until tortillas are golden brown. (Tortillas will drape over balls as they bake.)
MEANWHILE, cook meat with taco seasoning mix as directed on package.
FILL shells with lettuce, meat mixture, cheese and tomatoes just before serving. Drizzle with dressing.
1831 - Lost his job
1832 - Defeated in run for Illinois State Legislature
1833 - Failed in business
1834 - Elected to Illinois State Legislature (success)
1835 - Sweetheart died
1836 - Had nervous breakdown
1838 - Defeated in run for Illinois House Speaker
1843 - Defeated in run for nomination for U.S. Congress
1846 - Elected to Congress (success)
1848 - Lost re-nomination
1849 - Rejected for land officer position
1854 - Defeated in run for U.S. Senate
1856 - Defeated in run for nomination for Vice President
1858 - Again defeated in run for U.S. Senate
1860 - Elected President (success
Wednesday, July 29, 2009
15 Yr Conventional up to 95% LTV Scores 740+ 4.750 0+0
FHA/VA Scores over 660 5.250 0+0
FHA/VA Scores 620 to 660 5.375 0+0
All for 30 day locks.
Call or reply for rates with lower scores and/or LTV’s on Conventional Loans.
Holley Butler, Branch Manager, City Bank Mortgage, Tel: 903-509-0900 Ext: 3776, Hbutler@citybanktexas.com, Fax: 903-509-0705
Monday, July 27, 2009
Sunday, July 26, 2009
B = Believe that Jesus died on the Cross for you. He is RISEN indeed.
A = Accept his "free" gift of eternal life-by grace not by works.
S = Switch and turn from your old ways, and follow Him.
E = Express and let the world know through believer's baptism.
June 2009 Stats
Number of Sales = 299
Change from last year = UP 1.4 %
Median Price = $138,000
Change from last year = down 3.3 %
Months of Inventory = 12.8
I will be blogging this report each month. Look under "Label" on the right side of the homepage and click Real Estate Housing Stats to compare each month's stats.
Friday, July 24, 2009
Thursday, July 23, 2009
- Love God more than you fear hell.
- Make major decisions in a cemetery.
- When no one is watching, live as if someone is.
- Succeed at home First.
- Don't spend tomorrow's money today.
- Pray twice as much as you fret.
- God has forgiven you; you'd be wise to do the same.
Pretty good advice, huh?
Wednesday, July 22, 2009
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Monday, July 20, 2009
Listen Up---this property is listed at $10-12 sq ft below Sold properties in this subdivision. This property has 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, and 2369 sq ft. It is listed at$69 sq ft. AMAZING! This house has 2 YES 2 living areas, WBFP, Separate Dining Room or this owner uses it as an Office. Master Bath has jetted tub, Large second living area with scored concrete. House is finished with crown molding, neutral paint, carpet, ceramic and laminate flooring. 2 A/C units ( 5 and 3 ton), 1 small electric water heater, and one tankless water heater. Kitchen includes dining area also, long counter space, DW new in 2009. DSL-Embarq. Backyard fenced, storage building. Sprinkler system, security system, Woodmark private sewer. You will not find this amount of square footage at this price. Please view this property before you make your Buying decision. ORHP warranty in place for Seller and Buyer. First Time Homebuyers ask about $8000 tax credit. Offered at $163,333.
Saturday, July 18, 2009
1 package (18-1/4 ounces) white cake mix
1/2 teaspoon blue food coloring (I used gel)
1/2 teaspoon red food coloring (I used gel)
1 can (16 ounces) vanilla frosting or your own frosting
Red, white and blue sprinkles
Prepare cake batter according to package directions. In a small bowl, combine 1-1/3 cups batter and blue food coloring. In another bowl, combine 1-1/3 cups batter and red food coloring. Leave remaining batter plain. Fill 18 paper-lined muffin cups with 2 tablespoons red batter, 2 tablespoons plain batter and 2 tablespoons blue batter. Bake at 350° for 20-24 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean. Cool for 10 minutes before removing from pans to wire racks to cool completely. Frost with vanilla frosting; decorate with sprinkles.
1/2 cup butter softened
4 2/3 cup powdered sugar
milk (I use about 3-4 Tbsp)
1 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
Put butter in bowl and beat with electric mixer until fluffy. Then add about half the powdered sugar. Then beat in 1 Tablespoon milk and the vanilla. Slowly add in the rest of the powdered sugar. Add more milk if needed. Add food coloring if desired
Friday, July 17, 2009
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Thursday, July 16, 2009
- Feeling faint or dizzy
- Heavy sweating
- Rapid, weak heartbeat
- Low blood pressure
- Cool, moist, pale skin
- Low-grade fever
- Heat cramps
- Dark-colored urine
If you suspect heat exhaustion:
Get the person out of the sun and into a shady or air-conditioned location.
Lay the person down and elevate the legs and feet slightly.
Loosen or remove the person's clothing.
Have the person drink cool water.
Cool the person by spraying or sponging him or her with cool water and fanning.
Monitor the person carefully. Heat exhaustion can quickly become heatstroke.
If fever greater than 102 F (38.9 C), fainting, confusion or seizures occur, dial 911 or call for emergency medical assistance. Information gathered from the Mayo Clinic.