No Regrets

So, in the interest of full disclosure, we are back home in Raleigh. This began a few weeks ago when we were planning our trip to Oklahoma for October. We found out that Russell would be coming back to Raleigh for a work trip. I won’t lie I was JEALOUS. While we have had many … More No Regrets

Keeping in Touch

Keeping in touch with friends and family back home is definitely a priority. Thankfully in 2017 it’s pretty easy. We actually purchased iPads for the kids to help with homeschool and communicating with family. They know the rule is to ask me first before FaceTiming or texting so that we keep in mind time zones … More Keeping in Touch


While we were in Asheville, Russell had to go to Atlanta for a business trip. Considering we were new to traveling AND the house AND neighborhood, I wasn’t quite ready to be alone in a new place flying solo. Crazy, huh? SO, we decided to go along since it wasn’t too far. Being alone with … More Atlanta

Asheville, NC

So Asheville is where we began. It wasn’t an easy month. If you’ve been following our Facebook or Instagram you’ll know this. There was bronchitis, pneumonia, and food poisoning. There was a fender bender. There was a lot of adjusting, and stretching this month. We didn’t have central air in our Airbnb which made for … More Asheville, NC

We did it!

We packed our 10×10 storage unit and our van, FULL of all of our belongings this week. The rest we sold or donated, some things given to family & friends along the way. We got really good at detaching from items and making a quick call of whether to keep or part with items. An … More We did it!