• Meeting the Neighbors

    If you grew up watching Mr. Rogers, you’ll remember his famous song, “Won’t you be my neighbor?” That song kind of sounds funny nowadays, doesn’t it? Won’t you be the person who lives near me? A little weird. But back in the day it made perfect sense because neighbor was just another word for friend. My

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  • Guess what…

     We bought a house! We got a realtor on Friday, June 28th, saw the house on Saturday, made on offer and negotiated on Monday, and the sellers accepted it on Tuesday, July 2nd. And yes, I know. It sounds so reckless and irresponsible to buy the first and only house we walked into, but sometimes

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  • Ways We Are Saving for a House

    House hunting is like going on the most expensive shopping trip of your life — you’re looking to buy something that costs over six figures. Yowser. That’s a lot of money! We have been saving for years, and yet it’s still going to be a small fraction of the total cost. A little intimidating, eh?

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