Observation of my fellow humans is a hobby of mine. And maybe the teensiest bit of quiet judgment. But honestly, … Continue reading Seriously, what are you complaining about?
While the language is the same (mostly), my dearly beloved (db) and I were in for a few little surprises … Continue reading Learning to read Australian before breakfast
We’ve been in our new house for a month now and we’re still unpacking the mountain of boxes filled with … Continue reading Adding a little goodness back into the world
Way back last summer, in order to tempt fate and speed up the long-delayed sale of our home, I scheduled … Continue reading Notes from the (temporarily) disabled list
My final column for the Nevada Appeal, all about how my husband and I looked to the future and decided … Continue reading Like it or not, change happens
We now officially own no property. None. And until that check clears, we have no money either. Fingers crossed, breath … Continue reading Ch-ch-ch-changes of address
For those of you who’ve been following this downsizing-and-moving-closer-to-family adventure, the end is in sight! To recap, we had several … Continue reading Honey, I’m home!
Now that the house looks like it might actually be sold– and without any contingencies–the next round of decisions are … Continue reading Downsizing: How low can we go?
You’ve heard that the three rules of real estate are Location. Location. Location. I submit, however, that it’s not where you are, … Continue reading What’s more important, where you are or who you’re with?
In our twenties we moved from our home near the ocean in Southern California to Carson City, a lovely town … Continue reading The challenge and hope of a clean slate