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Epic Move, Part 3 (the finale)

We had sold our house, bought a new house, packed two cars, four animals, and a myriad of other essentials.  We had 1,000 miles to cover in 1.5 days.  1,730 more words

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Epic Move, Part 2

Much like the journey itself, the tale of the move to Mississippi has many parts.  For those of you keeping score, we are two days into our momentous journey — we have sold our home in Philadelphia and are headed south, once we collect our many animals from their temporary steads at our childhood homes.   868 more words

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7.19.14: Hectic-ness. Pure hectic-ness.

Hey folks,

I know I’ve done a terrible job of blogging lately and of doing a Month 3 project. The truth is, most of the time I’m just feeling slightly overwhelmed and stressed currently. 558 more words

5 Year Journal

Epic Move, Part 1

Our move to Mississippi has begun!  (that exclamation point is 99% sarcastic)  We sold our house in Philadelphia and began the nomadic lifestyle that will lead us to Jackson, and hopefully another permanent address (please note the hopefully in that sentence, as we have been trying to by a home since April 28th and have been met with multiple obstacles).   473 more words


A Kick In The Pants

Why do bad things happen to complicated people? (I can’t in all honesty call myself a good person).

My already unaffordable rent is going to rise up $115 in the next month. 568 more words


Reason #7854.3 Why I Love My Mom

Actual phone conversation had with my mother:

Mom: Hello?

Me: Can I come live at your house when I get out of prison for killing my husband? 106 more words


This just got REAL

In 2010 we bought a home.  It was in a questionable neighborhood, flipped by a questionable motivated businessman, with a prison like yard made from concrete and chain-link.   647 more words

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