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Trajectory Towards Transformation: Part 8 — We Haul (x2)

Continuing our Trajectory Towards Transformation… Between the trips back & forth to Colorado, there was the Packing, of course. That was mainly Sara’s gig: fetching a never-ending supply of empty boxes, loading them up, and taping them shut. She’d been … Continue reading

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Trajectory Towards Transformation: Part 7 — Establishing a Beachhead

Continuing the Trajectory to Transformation… We used our free lease-back months to take a more gradual approach to moving from Texas to Colorado, rather than trying to make it in “one fell swoop.” For one thing, we had so much to … Continue reading

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Trajectory Towards Transformation: Part 6 — Breaking Rules

Continuing our Trajectory Towards Transformation… We broke all the rules of relocation, starting with the most basic of them all: Never relocate to an unfamiliar region/state/city. The number one nightmare many people report is moving somewhere on a whim without … Continue reading

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Trajectory Towards Transformation: Part 4 — An Eastward Glance

In truth, the second scouting trip seemed more like “due diligence,” rather than a real reconnoitering for a relocation spot. We were already leaning heavily to Colorado, but felt like we needed to at least look somewhere else. After all, … Continue reading

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Trajectory Towards Transformation: Part 3 — Scouting Expedition #1

For a couple of years prior to our launching on our Trajectory Towards Transformation, I’d been fighting late night financial despair demons plaguing my thoughts by cruising on-line realty sites like Zillow. So I had a pretty good idea of … Continue reading

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Back Porch on the Road

You haven’t heard much from the back porch this past week since we’ve been traveling. We are on our way back from Colorado now, so the back porch posts will return soon. Meanwhile, enjoy our view from the road…

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A Sunny Afternoon — and Evening

Final of 3 posts about our recent adventure in England If we’d been treated like royalty back at Peckforton Castle, we were treated even better in East Finchley: like old friends. We relaxed with our hosts, Hank & Kelle, in … Continue reading

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