I’ve Fallen In Love and I Won’t Be Denied. (Maybe)

Photo: Of all of our Boston area apartments, our second one had the best kitchen (pictured). Yeah, the cabinets were old school, but it was huge and had a lovely gas range. Loved this kitchen. It was also a big upgrade from our tiny one in Beacon Hill which featured a “charming” slanted floor. No…

A Moment of Zen

  Somebody has accused me of being too tightly wound. I’m not pointin’ no elbows, but I’m just saying that you should go over to her website and harass her a little bit! Clearly she hurt my delicate feelings. Good thing I’ve got good news to post today. Otherwise I’d be making her look right and what…

An Opportunity to Try Again

  We’ve been trying to buy a house since February. We figured out that we’re practically paying a mortgage to live in our apartment ($2500 smackers a month!! Crazytown!!) and we have just enough savings that we can make a downpayment on a starter home. We started our search in the beginning of March, and…

Raw Vitamin D does a body good…

I had maintenance come by and put the screen into our balcony door today. I have decided that we have to welcome Spring with open arms, inviting her to join us. She wants us to want her. We must show her our desire. So I had the screen put in the balcony door. It is only maybe 55ish…

Segregation, Good Schools, and Homebuying in The North

  Photo Credit: The Library of Congress Looking for a home is nothing like the fun that House Hunters and Property Virgins on HGTV makes it look like it’s supposed to be. I wish I had a lovely realtor out there to help me out, showing me awesome properties and helping me negotiate. I’m getting none…

The Funkiest Week…

Photo Credit: I don’t actually know. A friend linked this on their Facebook Page and I don’t know if that person actually made this. So I’m going to say Tony L Koch, because that’s the person who’s name comes up on Facebook. I’m just going to put it out there. I had happenings with my…