15 Reasons Retiring Early Worked For Me
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15 Reasons Retiring Early Worked For Me

re·tire·ment noun 1.  the action or fact of leaving one’s job and ceasing to work. I was privileged to spend 24 years working as a teacher and school librarian.   Even though we liked our jobs; my hubby and I decided about 15 years ago we wanted to retire early.   We wanted to enjoy life, travel … Continue reading

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The Dream Continues:  Researching, Planning, and Waiting … Building a New Home

The dream of our new home continues while we wait on the second version of our home design plans.  The first draft didn’t fulfill the vision we had for a light filled, open floor plan.   Having never gone through the process of building a home, we really didn’t know what to expect.  Evidently, it’s normal … Continue reading

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Living in my Dreams (Or Let’s Build a House)

For the last several years, my husband and I have been looking for our next home — our “phase three” home. (I’m borrowing “phase three” from the TV show Soul Man. Maybe I’ll write about those phases some other time.)  We’ve looked at many areas within the Dallas/Fort Worth area; but we just couldn’t find … Continue reading