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Day Three on the Trail

Leaving Boise, we determined to continue on I84, though it takes us further south, because a monster snow storm is hitting a bit to the north, where we originally thought we’d be. 484 more words

Packing Boxes, or Theme Park?

☦We are now officially more surrounded by boxes than by actual stuff. Many thanks to all who made that possible with donations of time or packing materials. 253 more words

It's An Adventure.

I'm Terminal: Oregon Bucket List

☦Leaving is harder than even I expected. It sounds great when you are looking forward to where you’re going – a new place, a new life, beer and deep fried cheese curds, the possible realization of dreams. 246 more words

Sweet Portlandia's Trident - We Are Leaving!

Is there a Master To Do List for moving cross country? Project Manager: There is now!

I love making lists. In middle school, I used to write “eat breakfast” on my to-do list so I’d have something to cross off. Don’t judge – breakfast is important. 572 more words

Moving Cross-country

What happens when a So Cal girl moves to Wisconsin? Let's find out together.

How to dress for a So Cal Snow Day – Mountain High, 2001

Circa 2013

I’m the kind of girl who puts a sweatshirt on when the temperature dips below 70*F. 309 more words


Embracing Flux

I started this blog in the winter of 2014 in preparation for moving across country from TN to OR with my husband and our dog. Though our close friends and family knew of our intentions, I had to keep things under wraps and private for a few months until giving notice with my employer, so the blog sat mostly untouched in the early months. 2,228 more words


Boiling brownies and other hazards of life at sea level.

I’ve been living on the coast of Maine for 10 days now, and I’m utterly useless at functioning at sea level.

First, I can’t bake at 20 feet altitude. 1,071 more words