The Move

July 31, 2018 in Friends, iphoneography, Moving - 1 Comment

Last summer, we packed up and moved a whole whopping half of a mile. And it took us a year to recover. Nothing about our move was easy, starting with the house hunting process. We had a limited time frame to end the lease on our rental home and the…

Top Ten

April 2, 2015 in Moving, Nature - 2 Comments

First of all, thank you for your kind comments regarding our rough start. I didn’t think anyone actually read this little corner of the web anymore except the grandmas. I keep it up for my own records, but it’s nice to know there are still a few of you in…

A Series of Catastrophes

March 30, 2015 in Moving, Quotes, Trials - 5 Comments

It may look like we’ve been gallivanting around the beach and Disneyland and posing babies in teacups around here but the truth is we got off to a rough start in our new home. It all started back on move-in day. We were told that there would be an outlet…

The Move

March 10, 2015 in Fears, Loveys, Moving, Quotes - 1 Comment

Our move already seems like a lifetime ago. Settling in has been no easy feat, so I’m a wee bit behind on documentation. But I want to jump back in time for a moment to record the move. The largest semi truck I’ve ever seen parked in front of our…

That’s a Wrap

February 26, 2015 in Friends, Moving, Quotes, Traditions - 3 Comments

We’re slowly settling in to our new home. Before I jump into all of the messy and exciting details, I feel like I need to pay tribute to the beautiful chapter of our lives we put behind us. I’ve been trying for months to put into words how I feel…

Moving Announcement

February 10, 2015 in Cards and Invitations, Moving - No Comments

Today is the day. We’re leaving behind everything our small (okay, not so small) family has ever known. Big adventures lie ahead and only miles separate us from our new life. Since I waited until the new year to send out annual holiday cards to family and friends, I included…

House Hunting Trip

January 29, 2015 in Beach, Finn, Moving - 2 Comments

The day after New Year’s, Troy and I hopped on a plane to explore our new state. With our house in the mountains under contract after only a few days on the market, we were eager to find a new place to call home. We spent six days in beautiful…

Moving On

January 27, 2015 in Moving, Quotes, Trials - No Comments

We’re moving! Next week, we’re packing up and heading westward. Troy was recruited to a new company that just so happens to be in one of our favorite places in America. Every single time we’ve visited Southern California, we’ve said to each other, “Why don’t we live here?” We can…

We’re Back

September 9, 2008 in Moving - 3 Comments

We finally have our Internet connected. I’ve been going crazy. It’s amazing how much I rely on the Internet. In some ways, it has been nice to not have the temptation there to waste time surfing, but I have needed so much information this past month and a half that…

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