Maximize Your Profit: How Agriculture Exemption Can Benefit Your Ranch in Texas

  As a rancher in Texas, maximizing profits is always a top priority. One way to achieve this is by taking advantage of the agriculture exemption program. Agriculture exemption provides tax relief to farmers and ranchers using their land for agriculture. In this article, I will discuss how agriculture exemption works, the eligibility criteria, and […]

What to Expect in the Real Estate Spring Market

What to Expect in the Real Estate Spring Market As the spring season approaches, the real estate market is expected to heat up. This is often the busiest time of the year for real estate agents and home buyers/sellers. If you’re planning to buy or sell a home this spring, here’s what you can expect: […]

Preserving Eggs With Water Glassing Method

Water glassing is a method of preserving eggs that has been used for centuries to keep eggs fresh for a longer period of time. To prepare water glassed eggs, you will need the following ingredients: – 1 ounce pickling lime – 1 quart filtered water – Clean unwashed eggs (Eggs that have no poop or […]

Sellers: Expect Multiple Strong Offers this Season

The winter season has traditionally been a slower time for home sales. The guidance in the past has been to wait for the warmer months of spring before listing. However, the current real estate market has created a strong seller’s market and if you’re considering a move, it may be better to sell now rather […]

Apple Cinnamon Muffins

Here’s an apple cinnamon muffin that will pair perfectly with your tea or coffee for those afternoon spring siestas!   APPLE INGREDIENTS 1 large Fuji apple, diced small 2 tbsp all-purpose flour 1 tsp cinnamon   BATTER INGREDIENTS 1/2 cup mashed ripe banana 3/4 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk 1/3 cup […]

Interior Design Trends

Recent interior design trends have focused on one primary era or design scheme.   THAT’S ALL CHANGING! The main principle in merging design styles is to focus on one unifying element – like warm wood tones or the high sheen of gold accents – and then look for pieces that suit that theme. Mix and […]

Spring is in the air!

Spring is in the air!   This means it’s the perfect time to boost your curb appeal. According to a study published by the University of Alabama and the University of Texas at Arlington, homes with perceived high-quality curb appeal sell for a about 7% more than similar houses with an uninviting entrance. So, not […]

How to Create a Home Purchasing Budget

Whether you’re going to purchase a home in the near future to take advantage of low historic rates, or you know you want to own a home later in life, it’s never too early to create a home purchasing budget.   HOW DO YOU DO THIS? Add up all your sources of income. Add up […]

Add Earth Tones

Earth tones are far from drab or boring. In fact, they can be quite the opposite.   BACK TO NATURE Smart use of the color palette roots you back to nature, which creates a soothing environment that’s also very versatile. To keep things interesting, add pops of vibrant tones – such as orange – and […]