Back In The Northeast

Well, here it is almost officially fall, and we are back up in the Northeast. Queens, to be exact (for this week!). We’re staying in a circa 1917 townhouse in the Jamaica/Woodhaven neighborhood with two rather large male kitties, Mr. Ripples and Gus, who rule the roost. It’s working out great because Jim is leaning […]

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Untethered

Whew! What a whirlwind it’s been since we returned from our Harpers Ferry/Raleigh/Atlanta trip. After 8 days of packing, the Stamford apartment looked like we’d never been there. I spent a beautiful morning on the balcony on Friday (our last day there), looking at the clouds and the water and enjoying the sea breeze. We […]

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Déjà vu all over again

We’re packing up a storm. I assume others have their packing rituals and habits. Daria’s and my ritual is founded on the principal that I should stay out of the way if I know what’s good for me. In a couple days, I’ll pick up the truck and we’ll load her (the truck) up. We […]

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The Famous Five Boxes

You may be reading this site and wondering what the heck we mean with all our talk about five boxes. Or you may have heard us talk about our lofty goals of fitting our worldly goods into these alleged five boxes, and be reminded that you were wondering exactly how we are planning to do […]

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