Michael and I met in a small town in Western CO. Fresh out of college and with very different backgrounds, I was a city girl 💄💅🏽and he was born and raised in the Mountain West. We were attracted to each other for many reasons; one of them being, we knew we wanted to explore the … Continue reading First Stop on the Sabbatical!
Someone very wise once asked me: why not let someone else enjoy the things you no longer have use for? 🤔 What a concept... we all have things we no longer want (or need), things that happen to be the exact thing someone else is looking for... Things that could help them create their own happy … Continue reading To Sell, To Gift or To Donate (part 2)
As I watched 😳 the cashier at the consignment store holding my 6-inch heeled, Badgley Mischka wedding stilettos (he was attempting to put a price on what seemed like priceless shoes to me) ... I almost broke down in tears 😭 . You see... it’s incredibly difficult to see your things, eyed up and down, … Continue reading To Sell, To Gift or To Donate (part 1)
When you finally reach the stage of "Well, why not? ... Why not us and WHY NOT NOW?!?" It's suuuuper exciting! 🤩 It feels like a quick rush of adrenaline to the heart ❤️. Your thoughts start to run wild... ok... ok ... We're quitting our jobs! We're selling everything and we're off to see the … Continue reading THE Movie Montage!
At the time of this writing, when you googled “Retirement”, you got 123,000,000 search results… 😳 millions of websites dedicated to the promise of... drum roll please... 🥁RETIREMENT! 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽 It seems we all dream of the day when we are no longer tied to a routine, our lives dictated by the tick of a clock. … Continue reading Why not ME?