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Not Going Anywhere

About a month ago I decided to shut down Mommy Undressed. My kids were a little older and I no longer had poop stories or sleepless nights to talk about. 237 more words


Tough Choices with a Twist

What do you do when you went one way, but opportunity went the other? When it’s just you, a person can take their licks, cut their losses and move on. 549 more words


The Green School

Our kids have been accepted to the Green School, Bali, and will start in the beginning of August. And I am ecstatic! The school without walls, as they call it, is located in the middle of the jungle by the Ayung River, just outside of Ubud. 278 more words

Thoughts On Life

There's No Accounting For Taste (Airbnb No. 3)

Now, if you’ve read my earliest posts, I realise that it looks like I have completely abandoned the saga of my Quest For An Apartment and you would be forgiven for reaching that conclusion. 1,124 more words


The difference between valuable things and insignificant things

Right now, I am in the middle of a self-chosen alteration and simplification of my way of life. This process involves getting rid of the majority of the things I own, so that my family and I can pack four suitcases and move to Indonesia sometime this summer. 581 more words

Thoughts On Life

Recipe Testing: Quiche for Kate

Kate came over to the house to help me paint in my quest to get my house ready for sale. In return, I made her lunch of caramelized onion and broccoli quiche. 466 more words


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