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All moved in

A week later and we’re all moved in!

This past week has involved packing up all our personal belongings (to give some idea, that’s two double rooms full), whittling it down to the bare necessities and fitting it all into a space no bigger than our current kitchen. 178 more words

Off Grid Camp

Steadfast Friends Conquer Moving Day!

You know you have great friends when, every 2 or 3 years you telephone your friends and reluctantly ask for their help in moving the lifetime of crap you’ve acquired and they come, time and time again, they continue to come, flying in like superheroes to rescue you. 167 more words

Thankful Thursdays


So, Mr. Dash and I have been talking about moving. We have 5 kids, 4 of which have moved out and on to college or other happy lives away from mom and dad. 495 more words

Momma Needs A Cocktail


The last hurrah.  Hot dogs

hamburgers lettuce and tomatoes.

One more watermelon and a

lobster sandwich. Sandy towels.

Radios too loud. Crying kids.

Chairs folded and stored away. 69 more words

Oh, the joys of . . .

Moving while working overtime. Oy. I should pick up the keys to my  new place this week, which is AWESOME, but the amount of crap I have surrounding me is just the opposite!  156 more words


Leaving Brussels

The other day when I was in the cellar, I came across a lamp base with a red sticker on it.

It brought back the memories of leaving Brussels so I will now share with you what I wrote then and why the red sticker bought back memories…. 436 more words

August 10, 2015

We loved Seattle when we visited the city in May of this year. It’s a city that has everything: spectacular scenery, plenty of culture, great food and coffee and a chocolate factory. 498 more words