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Farewell, Ireland

May love and laughter light your days, and warm your heart and home.
May good and faithful friends be yours, wherever you may roam.
May peace and plenty bless your world… 723 more words


About Moving

Well ya.  I might go broke.  As I am pretty damn close to maxing out all of my credit.  And like I am not talking about a $5000 visa.   337 more words


How to Go Places: Part 3

Alright, folks.  For those of you who missed parts 1 and 2, here’s the recap:

We found an amazing Chevrolet video from 1954 called “How to Go Places,” which detailed the trials and triumphs of a picture-book American family going on vacation, with handy tips for road-tripping.   424 more words


Budgeting for a Move

One thing that I love about budgeting is its predictability. Every month in Indiana, I knew what we would make and what we would spend. I could predict the fixed monthly costs (mortgage, utilities, insurance, etc.) and set aside the rest for more fluid costs (groceries, restaurants, entertainment, etc.) I find an odd comfort in that system and order. 464 more words


The Break-Up Letter

Dear Tucson,

You’re probably wondering why I didn’t say goodbye.

You’re probably upset, and I understand how you would feel that way.

If you step back from your raw emotion, however, I think that you’ll start to see the rivets in our lives that led us here. 492 more words


How-To: Have An Organized Move

In the less than four years we’ve been married, Nathan and I have moved five times.  We’re basically pros at it now.  The last time, all our stuff was moved out of the old places (house and apartment) and into the new within four hours (in a torrential six-inches-of-rain-in-four-hours downpour, complete with flooded and closed roads, mind you) and unpacked within three days.   616 more words

How To Move

T-Minus 2 Days

Back in April, my dreams came true when I was accepted into law school. It was even more magically when I had the option to move to Southern California as well. 176 more words