My husband and I just downsized from a 4-bedroom, 1-guest house, 3400-square-foot, 2-acre property to a single-story, 3-bedroom house, with a standard size lawn. AHHH! The changes are remarkable: Easier to live on one-story, lower maintenance, lower utility bills. Getting there is the problem. The packing, move and unpacking are a tremendous effort, both intellectually […]
- Will I be able to make it on my savings?
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- Can I make next month’s mortgage payment?
- Will I have to empty out my 401K before I find work?
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Last week I “graduated” from my 3-month diet experience. Since Christmas, my husband and I have focused on a high-protein, low carb diet. I lost 26 pounds, he lost 55! A large part of our success was “journaling” everything we consumed. Sometimes, I would think, “If I eat that, I have to write it down. So, […]
We’ve been packing for our big move to a smaller house. In the process, we have to get rid of lots of stuff. So, I tackled a business closet filled with training notebooks, old workbooks, and personal notes. The result: nearly 500 pounds of trash, and 10 boxes to give away. The experience was filled with […]