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Who's Buying Homes?

Consider me your resource for all things real estate!  Selling, buying, upsizing, downsizing, relocating, investing, vendor referrals, shoulder to cry on during renovations and more. … 11 more words

Real Estate

Cleaning up our act

Yesterday, having written a recap of recent family genealogy work, I had not intended to write another post this morning.  However, writing provides a catharsis. From what I’ve read in various medical sources, reading  and writing also sharpen part of the brain, or help it retain sharpness.   502 more words

Elder Blogger

"Why In God's Name Did You Move to Hartford?"

Over Thanksgiving I paid a visit to an old friend’s parents to field their annual questions on the state of my life. Sipping wine in the kitchen, they smiled proudly while they listened to all of my latest news—quitting my job, ending a relationship, and supporting my writing on savings and credit—until his father asked, “Now remind me, Jamie, where are you living now?” 1,222 more words

Cities

I've neen thinking...

I’m still working on my family tree. Lately I’ve worked on dad’s side.  I’m back 10-12 generations in several lines. When you go back ten generations, you have thousands of ancestors.   454 more words

Retirement Living

Enter the Hive

City Core

There been some change moving into the core of the hive. This has happened after years spent wondering how to next exemplify my conservationist lean.   893 more words

Five signs you’re ready to buy your first home

By Greg Smith
Source:  Washington Post

Purchasing a home is one of the biggest decisions of your life. Not just because it’s the place where you’ll lay your head each night, but also because your home is one of the largest purchases you’re likely to make. 669 more words

Real Estate

An extraordinary man

I’ve spent the past week reading two books, The Fifth Woman, by Swedish writer Henning Mankell, author of the Wallender series, and The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt and the New World… 433 more words

Elder Blogger