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Sometimes, Life Hands You Lemons; Other Times, Life Chucks Them at You or... Life Makes a Hard Left Turn

“Dave wants the house back,” our landlord’s mother told me. In those five words, my life changed.

Only an hour before, I lived in blissful ignorance, planning the coming months as I sought to rebuild my fortunes after a hard six months of helping family members (specifically Daughter #2 and her partner). 1,103 more words

Alex L. Weston

Distraction from the purge

UPDATE: I found the link for the scones. Here it is: https://www.realsimple.com/food-recipes/browse-all-recipes/buttermilk-cheese-scones

Purging, sorting, dumping. Sigh! Purging, sorting, dumping. Putting your house on the market is a lot of work. 117 more words


The Big Move...

Today is the first day that I am openly talking about my struggles throughout my life.  It is quite scary doing so, however, I have reached a point in my life where I am realizing that I am not alone with my thoughts.  902 more words

The Big Yellow Beast

The Big Yellow Beast aka the giant weight machine has gone to a new home. Who knew it would take so long to find a new owner. 371 more words


Plot Twist!

It’s been over two weeks since I’ve given an update. Sorry for the major delay, things have been crazy busy! First, the biggest news: I’m NOT moving! 715 more words

Peace Corps

Not Getting Rid Of Me That Easily, Paris

Today is a good day. Not only is it Friday, and a sunny Friday at that; today also marks four months since I started my job in Paris. 360 more words


The Big Move #1

Soon, we’ll be moving house and I’m pretty darn excited about it. Since moving to Japan, I’ve only ever experienced living in shared housing, mostly due to it being cheaper and (for the most part) easier to move in and out of. 162 more words

Moving House