I packed my tools, made a list of others for my daughter to borrow, wrote a supply list, and headed to the airport.
There are always things that motivate people to take action. Whether it be the hope for a big pay day, love from another, food (my personal favorite), or attention, people sometimes make decisions on the payout. Call me crazy, but I saw the dream of an enormous closet, and I leapt. I’m one of those weirdos that gets excited at the thought of organizing stuff, and this house had the wasted space (or just plain ol’ extra space, as it were) that I’ve been missing. I’m a stuff person. I’m a collector. I think my daughter called me an “organized hoarder” once and I took it as a compliment, even though I’m not sure it was meant that way! Clearly not much derails me when […]
Some people read for entertainment, others play video games. When I get bored, I start looking at real estate. Actually I don’t even have to be bored, I just like creepin’ around zillow.com to see what new homes have hit the market in my area. If you’ve been following for awhile, you may know that over three years ago, we sold our larger family home to downsize to something appropriate for the empty nesters that we are. We purchased a home built in 1957 from it’s original owners, and did a top to bottom renovation, complete with new roof, windows, and outdoor living spaces. As much as I adore this lovely home we have created, I’ve been craving a new project, so I look at […]