Random Ramblings

May 4, 2012

Don't Sell It, Smash It! Disposing of Old Cell Phones and Laptops | Carolyn Smith, Realtor

Carolyn Smith, Realtor - Disposing of Old Cell Phones and Laptops... Don't Sell It, Smash It!

Disposing of old cell phones Don't Sell It, Smash It! Disposing of old cell phones and laptops...

I just read an interesting little article about data security and disposing of your old electronic devices, and I thought it ...

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Dec. 2, 2011

Is it Wrong to Love Your Trash Can?

Yes, I know it sounds crazy (even to me!) but I am in love with my new trash can.

Let me back up a bit.  I live in a charming home by the beach, and by charming I mean in need of a teeny tiny little bit of updating in areas like the ...

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Nov. 24, 2011

Thankful For Another Day in Paradise


The beautiful view of the Indian River Lagoon from the Melbourne Beach Pier . . . shared through the generosity of my great friend, Cindy Walker!

If someone offered you the chance to live in a small beach town on an island in Florida with gorgeous weather, friendly people, excellent schools, some of ...

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Oct. 29, 2011

Don't Miss This Unique Opportunity... Free Tours of a Navy Transport Ship!

This is a really neat opportunity! The Norfolk, VA - based USS Ponce will be moored at Cruise Terminal 4 in Port Canaveral next week, and free public tours will be available Wednesday, Nov. 2nd through Saturday, Nov. 5th. The USS Ponce is an amphibious transport dock; its purpose is to ...

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Oct. 26, 2011

This Saturday... Haunted House in Melbourne Beach!

Prepare to be spooked! This Saturday, the Melbourne Beach Fire Department will be transforming the fire station into a haunted house. Visit the haunted house on Saturday, October 29th, anytime from 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm at the Melbourne Beach Fire Station on Ocean Ave in Melbourne Beach. All ...

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Oct. 18, 2011

Helpful Home Selling Tip ~ Carolyn Smith, Melbourne Beach Realtor

I saw an article about home appraisals on the Wall Street Journal's blog and I thought it might be helpful to some of my readers who have their home listed for sale, or are thinking about refinancing. I am always getting questions about appraisals and what can be done ...

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Sept. 19, 2011

Positive Affirmation for the Day... And Have a Great Monday Melbourne Beach!

I saw this sign in a store the other day and it made me smile... so I am sharing it with you! Hope you have a great Monday and a wonderful week!

Whether you are buying or selling, it would be my pleasure to represent you! 

Please call or ...

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Sept. 5, 2011

Labor Day in Melbourne Beach, FL!

So it's Labor Day, you have the day off, and you are thinking, "What should I do with my free day?". If you are here in Brevard County, you have plenty of exciting options!

Here is my "Top 10" list of suggestions for outdoor fun, "things to do" in ...

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Aug. 27, 2011

More Hurricane Irene Surf Photos, Melbourne Beach

I meant to post these yesterday, but time got away from me. These pics were taken around 10:00 am on Friday.

Brevard County residents have been hearing the warnings to stay out of the ocean, and most have been complying, save for the surfers who just couldn't wait ...

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Aug. 25, 2011

"Real-ity" Estate

Warning: If you are someone who cringes at the mere thought of reality TV, you might want to skip reading this post ;-)

Ok, I admit it, I do enjoy a little reality TV every once in a while. I know many people who can't stand it, and others who ...

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