Today marks our 6 week anniversary of our new life here in Spain. Part of me thinks how is it possible that we have already been here 6 weeks while the other part of me feels like we have been here forever. Such a big change in lifestyle and surroundings. The change hasn't been hard… Continue reading Six weeks in our new life
It will be worth it in the end
Now that we have our belongings and are getting settled I look back on how crazy the past 7-8 months have been. I think it was July or August of last year when we started talking about possibly trying to move here by the end of 2017. It was still a dream. Then when we… Continue reading It will be worth it in the end
When your ship comes in
After 81 days our belongings arrived on Friday afternoon. Feels like Christmas in May! It is Sunday evening here and we are pretty much unpacked except for the items that we have no idea where to put right now. Some office stuff that will have to stay in boxes until Bob builds himself a new… Continue reading When your ship comes in
Spring and new beginnings
I think moving here in Spring was perfect timing. A time for new beginnings. A time for growth. A time to "bloom where you are planted." Some people assume that Bob and I have moved here to retire but that is not the case. As long as we are doing something we love and we… Continue reading Spring and new beginnings
What do we take and what do we leave?
As I have told you we sold or gave away pretty much everything we owned to make this move. 12,000 lbs. down to 70 boxes. I’m sure a lot of you are thinking that we must have been hoarders or something to have that much stuff. However, if you don’t move a lot (like we… Continue reading What do we take and what do we leave?