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A Home Is Where You Are

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A Home Is Where You Are

I had two childhood homes. One I lived in from a small child until grade 3, the other from grade three until I moved out when I got married at 18.  My parents are in the process of moving from that home into an apartment. Should I be sad? I am not really...yes, there are all kinds of memories from that house, but I have lived more of my life in my own homes than I lived there. And I am happy for my parents, they were ready to move into something smaller, with no so much upkeep for themselves. ...

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Ever After Acres, Our Home!

Posted by Lisa Stevens on

Ever After Acres, Our Home!

We live in the country, but on a busy road. It is not exactly what we were looking for in placement of our land and house. But the land and house were worth the sacrifice of living on a busy road. The house is far back enough that we have a good sized front yard, with a ditch to help our dogs and kids (although they are all old enough now to not go near the road) know the boundaries of the lawn.  Even the noise of the cars going by lessens the longer we live here, not because of...

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