Random stuff

I hope that everyone had a nice Thanksgiving. Mine was good, small with family. In today’s news… *I broke up with my boyfriend *I have a kidney stone. *One of my sisters is dealing with a serious health issue. Thankfully, I am from a large family, so my sister has a ton of love and […]

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100 Posts Since 2014!

I cant believe that I have submitted 100 posts to my blog. My sister suggested that I write a blog, back in 2014, the year the shit hit the fan when my marriage ended abruptly. I started writing about what was happening to me, as it was happening to me. Divorce is no fun to […]

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2017 in Review

Wow, what a year! Let me recap; January…..Sold my house in PA, only took 3 months to sell. House hunting. February…..Packing and house hunting. March……Packing, Made offer on new house and offer accepted! House hunting. April…..Wisdom teeth taken out, major downsizing and found new home for 2 out of 3 of my pets, very sad. […]

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6 Months

I can’t believe that I have been here for 6 months! So much has happened since I got here; To recap; My dog and I left our home state and moved 3 states away. We moved into a cute, 866 square foot house, built in 1915. We are a block and a 1/2 from the […]

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The Interview

One of my sisters, who is a Certified Life and Weight Coach, came to visit me. We had a really great visit. Suzy’s coaching is geared towards Women in the Middle, Life After 50 and Regret Proofing your life, getting out of your midlife funk. As part of the visit, she wanted me to share my story about […]

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Busy, Busy, Busy

It’s been 9 days since my last post and I have been so busy! The handy man came back and hung the TV in my bedroom, hung a cabinet over my toilet, and fixed a down spout outside. I had an electrician come and put a light in my very dark entry way, fix an outdoor outlet, replace […]

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Settling in…

I have now been in my new house for 2 weeks and I have gotten a lot accomplished but I still a lot to do too. I got a new bed, dresser, sofa, refrigerator, washer and dryer. I got new car insurance, pet insurance, set up an oil delivery and maintenance contract. I have unpacked […]

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I DID IT!!!

I am finally in my new home!! Both settlements went smoothly, in fact, I made money at my settlement of my new house. That was a nice surprise! May 2, closing at my old house May 2-7, I stayed a with one sister, while my dog stayed at another sister, long story but it was just more […]

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New England bound!

I closed on my house on Tuesday! I can’t believe it finally happened! The plan to move was born in the summer of 2016 and it now it’s hear!! I can’t believe that I did this… and all by myself!! I sold or gave away over 1/2 of my possessions! Downsizing feels liberating! I made […]

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