Moving Checklist

Moving in six years ago!

We are moving! After six years in our beloved house, we are moving just three blocks away to another home in our neighborhood that will give us some more room to grow. The decision to move was a tough one, especially because we have wonderful neighbors that have become great friends, but we saw this as a great opportunity for our family and we think that it is a good decision all around.Our move will happen in late-June, after a couple of weeks of minor renovations on our new house, and I am … [Read more...]

Picture Me Imperfectly: Piles of Stuff

One of our smaller piles, in the background

Focus your attention not on the bacon (yum!) or the boy in the foreground, but rather on the pile of papers on the windowsill in the background, and you will have a small example of the piles of "stuff" that are scattered throughout my house. We have piles of artwork, piles of school papers, piles of mail, piles of books to be read, and of course, piles of Legos...You name it, and we probably have a pile of it somewhere in our house! Even with regular sorting and trashing, we still have piles. … [Read more...]