About

carra-oneCarra Riley came in with a bang on July 4th 1953 and has been lighting things up ever since. Baby Boomer, wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, step-mother, daughter, step-daughter, step-sister, sister-in-law, daughter-in-law, aunt, great aunt, cousin, friend, teacher, investor and entrepreneur. You name it, she’s been it!

Carra has lived and worked in Denver/Boulder, Colorado; New York City, New York; Kansas City, Missouri; Lake Tahoe, California; Maui, Hawaii, Lake Havasu City and Mohave County, Arizona. She was a retail buyer, taught Merchandising at Colorado State University, and had a 29 year Real Estate Career in Colorado, Arizona and Hawaii. She and her husband also owned two retail businesses, Colorado’s’ Incredible Machine in Estes Park, Colorado and Tahoe’s Incredible Machine in Lake Tahoe, California.

Riley led an eventful life growing up in a Denver, Colorado suburb. She rode her bike around the city and in 4th grade was selling “Carra’s Cinnamon Sucker’s” on the play ground at recess, doubling her money daily. For her recipe, please visit www.CarraRiley.com.

With all the diversity in her past, Carra has amassed many experiences that have helped her get through the COSMIC COW PIE and CONNECT THE DOTS of life. Her insight has been captured and put in print to help others avoid the anxiety she went through in processing all the “asteroids” that life throws along the way. Sit back, relax and have fun with this read!

11/25/2010 Book Signing Event in Broomfield, Colorado

12/06/2010 Karel Murray Podcast Carra Riley: "Cosmic Cow Pie Reality Check: Understand, Interpret & Respond"

12/13/2010 Karel Murray Podcast Carra Riley: "Cosmic Cow Pie Reality Check: How to Fit in to Social Media"

12/20/2010 Karel Murray Podcast Carra Riley: "Cosmic Cow Pie Reality Check: Handle & Address Life Challenges"

12/21/2010 Williams News Carra Riley Global Connection ""Locals Set Sail on 104 Day Voyage"

12/29/2010 Broomfield Enterprise: "Hometown Girl on Semester At Sea 2011"

3/29/2011 Williams News Carra Riley Global Connection "Spreading the Good Word"

8/27/2011 Business 2 Community Carra Riley answers "Six Questions on Social Media"

BlogTalk Radio Image : GUEST APPEARANCES

5/09/2011 HOST: Cheryl Resnick (Smile Queen) "Cosmic Cow Pie Unforgettable Facebook Connections"

Carra Riley & Surprise FB Connections call in!

5/12/2011 HOST: Cheryl Resnick (Smile Queen) "Cosmic Shift Happens Unforgettable FB Connections"

Carra Riley & Joeann Fossland discuss 'Crowdsourcing & Social Media Syndrome.'

 

 

Real Estate Coach Radio host Bernice Ross talks with Carra Riley about the Summer 2012  "Girlfriends Reboot Your Brain Weekend Retreats"

GUEST MENTOR: Carra Riley shares a few vital principles that will be discussed at the 3 day retreats as they apply to Real Estate:

Any of the retreats can be geared towards any individual business.

05/14/2012 Drill Down into Who You Are

 

"Cosmic Shift Happens" in Real Estate.

Real Estate Coach Radio host Bernice Ross participated in this 'Crowdsourced' publication

GUEST MENTOR: Carra Riley shares a few vital principles as they apply to Real Estate:

06/27/2011 "SWSWSWN"

06/28/2011 "I GET IT, I DON'T GET IT"

06/29/2011 "WE DON'T NEED DR. PHIL"

06/30/2011 "ALWAYS HAVE A PLAN B"

07/01/2011 "THE BAR OF EXPECTATION, JUST STEP OVER IT"