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School Lockdown x 2


I’ve experienced two school lockdowns in the past 2 weeks. One at the university where I work and one at my children’s school. Both completely terrifying. One resulted in the shooting death of a beloved  professor. The other resulted in traumatized children. Things like this…they put money and financial concerns into perspective. For me – […]

Watching my Garden Grow


I rented for a looooong time in life. I didn’t buy my first house until age 32, only to sell at age 34 when I went through a divorce. I then rented for another 2 years before buying the home where I currently reside. From age 18 until 32 (and for the two years from […]