Category Archives: My life

Going vintage or a brand-spankin-new home?

New Construction or an existing home: what’s right for you? Continue reading

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Houston, we have a neighborhood.

The search for our next home continues! In the last few months, we have considered housing options near downtown Jacksonville including San Marco, Brooklyn, Riverside/Avondale, and St. Nicholas, but one neighborhood has kept us coming back again and again, even after touring houses that … Continue reading

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Shopping for a new house.

Now that we have narrowed the geographic search for our next home, we have turned our attention to the house itself.  Like most shoppers, we have the typical set of criteria. Number of bedrooms – 4 bedrooms – one for each … Continue reading

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Four questions to ask yourself before your next move.

Are you moving? Here are the first 4 questions you need to answer before you start shopping for new digs. Continue reading

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Change is comin’

I have an ear worm in my brain.  I keep hearing the John Cougar song “Jack and Diane”, and not the whole thing…just the bridge in the middle.  You know that line, “Holdin’ on to 16 as long as you … Continue reading

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Day 9 is fine.

I am not sure if I am technically losing weight, but my clothes do not feel any looser.  In fact, I feel bigger than I did a week ago. But, there are victories in making better choices even if it … Continue reading

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Get back into my clothes: Day 5

Thanksgiving has come and gone. While I enjoyed a smidge of all of the Thanksgiving treats, I avoided SO many temptations.  While my family enjoyed pancakes or sausage, I did not have the them Thursday morning.  I skipped the doughnuts on Black … Continue reading

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March back (in)to my closet: day 1

It is the day of reckoning, so to speak.  The Fit Bit Blaze showed up today so I was able to track my first 25  minutes of exercise.  (By the way, did you know that it will share your text … Continue reading

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Getting fit…again

Why not try to start to lose weight during Thanksgiving week? Continue reading

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What do you do?

“What do you do?”  When the lovely woman seated to my right at a luncheon asked me this question, my friend on the left chuckled out loud. “Good luck answering that, Jennifer!” It wasn’t because I don’t know, but because I … Continue reading

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