Tag: moving

Back from my hiatus – and as a homeowner!

We are officially homeowners for the first time in our lives, and after almost ten years of marriage!  We closed on our lovely little house in Port Orchard, Washington on 10/27, took possession the next day, and moved in Thursday.  

Finding our fit

When I got the word that the job was mine, I had exactly 5 weeks to prepare to move the family across the country. 

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. …

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…

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…

Oh! I forgot!

Because it was rainy and foggy yesterday (my favorite weather), I drove over to the complex we’re moving to and snapped a few pictures.  I really love this particular one, which is of the row of townhouses on our street.  Ours is near the…