I’ll do a teaser on Social Media about your house, before the real advertising kicks in next week, the agent informs us. No problem I thought, get the word out there. Then I see it, the teaser. Gulp. We are really doing this. I know we have been preparing for months but it’s not until … Continue reading Things Are Getting Real
We are going to be going from a four bedroom home to an apartment, right in the city, living minimally and even getting rid of our car, eventually. Those words tumble out with great glee and enthusiasm to anyone that asks. One reaction was, oh so you’re having a midlife crises then? No, no we … Continue reading Our Realisation
“Those curtains won’t photograph well”, exclaimed the agent. “You’ll have to buy some others, white would be better. I’d swap out your table and chairs for something more modern and in white, but I love your floor tiles”! Now I personally don’t want my family room looking like an igloo and everything in stark white, … Continue reading Watch out for Penguins
Where’s Wally? Sometimes I just cannot help what tumbles out of my mouth. It used to just happen at home, in front of relatives, our adult children, hubby, they’d groan, laugh or be horrified or a combination of the three. Now I’m finding words tumbling out of my mouth in front of strangers, professionals I … Continue reading Where’s Wally?
My mind is totally blank. Totally blank as to what to say on this blog. Actually it’s not really totally blank, it’s polluted with thoughts of cleaning, packing, moving, selling, organising and thinking about a complete life change, you know the boring stuff. Stuff the average joe doesn’t want to know about, hey there’s days … Continue reading Letting Go
We are now at the point in our downsizing, where it’s time to put our house on the market. The part where we have to sit through real estate agent interviews and turn our bullshit meter up to maximum. Facts, papers and words get thrown at you at speed, your brain tries to take in … Continue reading Wanted: Sanity Saving Agent