Category Archives: Moving

Nesting into the New Home

Sean and I are in love with our new place.  We’ve got more than twice the room of our last place, and triple the kitchen counter-top surface. Other things we love about the new place: The sink is really deep … Continue reading

Posted in Boyfriend, Canadian Border, Cooking, craigslist, Decorating, Family, Ferndale, Higbee, Home making, In law, Landlord, Mother's Day, Moving, Sean, Shopping, Sobriety, US Border, Wahington | 4 Comments

I Have Yet to Die with a Falafel in My Hand

While living in Allegan, I lost my job and quickly got another one in Grand Rapids.  So, I moved to Grand Rapids.  I stayed about a month on my friend, Mandy’s, couch in her and her boyfriend’s tiny apartment.  Yet another … Continue reading

Posted in Baking, Boyfriend, Ferndale, Grand Rapids, Heritage Hill, Landlord, Michigan, Moving, Roomates, Sean, Wahington | 3 Comments

Renting is NOT easier than Owning

As a renter that has moved all over the US, I have lived in some insane situations.  Not the kind where the water pipe bursts, although that has happened.  I’m talking about the kind where my neighbor has multiple personality … Continue reading

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Knitting with the Fuhrer

Nutrisystem is going okay.  I planned on taking a little break over the weekend for Sean’s birthday dinner.  When we wound up at Sushi with his siblings, I mainly had sashimi (no rice).  So, it was still really healthy.  It … Continue reading

Posted in Boyfriend, Car, Cooking, Crafting, craigslist, Family, In law, Knitting, Moving, Nutrisystem, Point Roberts, Shopping, Wahington | 6 Comments

Redefining ‘House Wifery’

The past couple of weeks, I’ve given up on the House Wife Project.  I haven’t been blogging, because if I’m not doing the project, what do I have to write about?  I need to redefine the house wife role as … Continue reading

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List-Week Results Are Processed!!!

I said I’d choose an easy homemaking advice page.  I was sure I had done that by choosing one that is all about list making and accomplishments.  The short of it is that I had to make a list, prioritize the list, … Continue reading

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Learning to be a Stay at Home Girlfriend

I’ve recently moved in with my boyfriend, Sean.  We live on a teeny-tiny peninsula that has small town amenities.  I’ve been living in cities for the past few years, so I’m relearning what it’s like to have the grocery store close … Continue reading

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