Month: May 2017

With Deep Appreciation

It’s hard to believe that after 25 years with the same company – and many of the same people – I am leaving.  As I swim through my last day here, I am sad, happy, scared, anxious and joyful – mostly joyful. It all…

Searching for my new home – Part III

If you have been watching this blog, you probably read my previous posts Searching for my new home – Part I and Searching for My New Home – Part II. I was jazzed about my new purchase but as night settled in things started to get…

Searching for My New Home – Part II

I’ve been a real estate broker for a long time, so I know how exciting – and frustrating – it can be to shop for a new home.  A few days before Labor Day 2016, an online ad lured me to a neighboring town…

Searching for my new home – Part I

2016 was a roller-coaster powerful year for me.  Coincidences, serendipity and a huge measure of luck came my way as I tried to figure out how I was going to pull off my new adventure.

Crawford State Park

As my friend, Carolyn, and I are huddled under the picnic shelter waiting out a spring storm, it dawns on me that frequently it isn’t where you are, but who you are with that makes the day special.  I met Carolyn when we were…