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Makeover Verses Renovation and the Woes of Moving

Why would anyone want to choose a room makeover instead of renovating?  From my research, the main reason of being on a strict budget stands out above several other reasons.  701 more words


It's the Little Things

This morning I finally understood what it meant to “live in the moment.”  Everything was GLORIOUS.  I woke up – in my own bed, with my husband and giant cat.  669 more words


further tales in misplaced mattress saga..

Current Sleeping Status: still room for two on our glorified life raft.

Two days after the first air mattress puncture, there was a second puncture. But thanks to my self taught methods finding and patching leaks – I’m really good at holding things under water till bubbles appear, and then sealing them shut forever – fixing the second leak was pretty easy. 379 more words

On Adventure

Bad luck comes in threes, right?

So, my hubby didn’t get the job he wanted. He’s a little bummed about that. Could be a blessing in disguise. There might be bigger, better jobs out there ripe for the picking that he was ignoring because he had his eye on that one.  1,097 more words

Daily Stuffs

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


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


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. 550 more words

5 Year Journal