Old age is sometimes referred to as a “Second Childhood.” Perhaps the thought is that we become carefree again as … Continue reading In case I forget…
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
Moving anywhere after twenty-five years requires some adjustment. We are, after all, creatures of habit. We expect our coffee cup, … Continue reading Thinking about this move as a vacation
The good news is the kitchen is packed, the last room to tackle. The bad news is the kitchen is … Continue reading Good news. Bad news.