Monthly Archives: January 2013

Thrifty Returns.

So I’m slowly starting to get my sea legs back in the area of thrifting. In Chicago, I knew every thrift store like the back of my hand, and I had a whole routine for every one of them: what days I would visit, what part of the store I would go to first, what […]

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Home Sweet Home.

Y’all, I am in love with my 2800 square feet of house. I don’t know how I’m going to adjust once we move to a normal-sized house. I don’t know how I’m going to MOVE, frankly. The thought fills my entire body with dread and foreboding. I have a fantasy where our landlady decides she […]

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Pulling it together.

Whew. So as it turns out, quitting your job and moving 500 miles away from your home for the past 17 years can be quite stressful. We are lucky to have so much familial support here but it doesn’t always help with the homesickness, if I’m being totally honest. I miss you, Chicago. That might […]

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