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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

On the Road Again

I'm on the move again.  I am moving and my daughter and her girlfriend are keeping the house.  Long story short, I volunteered to let them have the house. 

I am moving not far and into a 55+ apartment complex.  I wanted to stay in the area which is very costly and I did not want to be in a complex with children or in a house that might be sold causing me to have to move again. 

I have boxed everything - yet again - and have hired a moving company.  The new apartment is on the second floor and no elevator.  I think having stairs is good because it keeps my knees exercised.  I wouldn't have minded an elevator for the days I preferred a ride but the building is not set up for that. 

I'm hoping that this will be my last move for quite a while.  Have junk will travel.  LOL. 

I'll post pictures and an update after I move this weekend. 

More later.  

7 comments:

  1. I didn't expect to se you would be moving again - perhpas you need a camper van!! Hope this will be your permanent abode this time. Best wishes for a smooth move.

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  2. You've become a regular gypsy! I hope your new home suits you well and that you will be very happy there for a long time to come! Best wishes!

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  3. Oh my gosh, another move. You should be able to hire yourself out as a packing/moving consultant now. Best of luck!

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  4. Oh Barbara I am so sorry you have to do this again.
    You just showed us photos of everything completed and in it's place.
    Well when I move I may contact you for tips. You are a pro by now!
    I hope the stairs stay great for you and I think all those folks your age will be a nice experience.
    Happy Trails to you!

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  5. Moving is SUCH a chore. Hope this one does it for you. The lack of elevator would bother me but if you are happy with it, that is all that matters.

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  6. Good luck with this move Barbara. You are an expert at moving now.

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  7. Good luck with the move ... when we moved we considered making it a priority to stay on one floor (as others our age have done), but we finally got a two-story house. Like you, we're thinking the stairs will help keep us young and fit. But hold onto the railing. You don't want to trip and fall, that's for sure!

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