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A pretty successful packout!

We had our packout on Monday.  We packed out quite early – almost 3 weeks before our departure – because it was basically the only day JR could be there given his current work schedule.   766 more words

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We have tickets - kind of

When I started this post it was titled “Holy cats, we have plane tickets!”.  But it was silly of me to think things could be so simple! 525 more words

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Preparing for our next move

It seems like all I do these days is look at the calendar, make plans and make lists.  We have less than 3 months left in Kosovo! 898 more words

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Confessions of a Minimalist Hoarder

Way before JR joined the FS, he told me that if we were going to be moving every few years, we would need to “live a minimalist lifestyle” and downsize our belongings.   730 more words

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you can't take it with you

Our pack out finally happened, and it was such a relief to have it over and done with. Its amazing how much stuff we accumulated during our eight months in Washington DC. 373 more words

The Adventures of a Camp Counselor: Sign #36

Sign #36: You were so familiar with the dining schedule that you would literally dread certain days because you hated the meal so much.

So we didn’t really have the kind of meal schedule where we would know exactly what was coming when. 238 more words