Category: The big move

Mt. Rainier National Park – aka How we spent our Saturday morning

Living in a place where the earth and the sky meet in the form of snow covered peaks has humbled me these past nine months. It’s impossible not to feel like you’re just one speck of dust on this grand earth when standing in a grove… Continue Reading “Mt. Rainier National Park – aka How we spent our Saturday morning”

Changing dreams and determining diagnoses

Someday, I’m going to be a blogger that updates more than once every two weeks. I have the best of intentions and a thousand blog topics in my head, but that’s where they stay firmly rooted – right in my noggin.  Ugh! So a… Continue Reading “Changing dreams and determining diagnoses”

I love Washington! Yay! New car! Yay! General Conference weekend! Yay! (Major update)

I really am going to get better at updating this blog.  I’ve been neglecting it for months and I always have the best of intentions of updating it, but at the end of a long workday, I can barely keep my eyes open long… Continue Reading “I love Washington! Yay! New car! Yay! General Conference weekend! Yay! (Major update)”

Moving Adventures – Holiday road!

My blog has fallen by the wayside. Moving does that. I thought about updating multiple times, but when the situation was fluid, I was brimming with anxiety and unease and the last thing I wanted to do was put that all down for posterity. … Continue Reading “Moving Adventures – Holiday road!”

Super quick mid-move update

So the thing about moving and anxiety is that they don’t mix.  At all.  

Materializing memories

When preparing to move, rooting through boxes of crap is inevitable.  You find things like your high school yearbooks, which you haven’t looked at in years because you’re friends with most of those people on Facebook anyway.  You find your collection of New Kids… Continue Reading “Materializing memories”

And with that, everything changes!

Friday morning at 5:40am, I returned home from Seattle, where I’d gone for an interview for an internal transfer within the very large company for which I work.  Friday evening at 5:25pm, I got the call notifying me that I’d done very well on… Continue Reading “And with that, everything changes!”