Adventures in Downsizing – HURRY! HURRY! Wwwaaaiiittt…

Adventures in Downsizing – HURRY! HURRY! Wwwaaaiiittt…

Have you been wondering how our move is going? I like to think so. What a feeling it must be to know that people actually can’t enjoy their day til they know how mine is going!

But this isn’t a reality show. It’s just one God-given life, and I’m thankful for anyone that follows! Continue reading “Adventures in Downsizing – HURRY! HURRY! Wwwaaaiiittt…”

Adventures in Downsizing – Day 8 – The Long Weekend

It’s Wednesday, and the long weekend is almost over. I should say, our long weekend’s project is almost done.

IMG_3988.JPGOur goal was to complete stripping the wallpaper out of two rooms. We have a little less than three-quarters of a room to go.

Have you ever stripped wallpaper before? This was my first time.

Initially, it seemed fun, tearing off large sheets of the top layer was like peeling a sunburn. Who doesn’t enjoy that?

But then came the less enjoyable part, the wetting, and scraping of the bottom layer. It’s messy and time-consuming.

It’s one of those “one time DIY is enough” things. Why anyone would choose to wallpaper is a mystery to me. Continue reading “Adventures in Downsizing – Day 8 – The Long Weekend”

Adventures In Downsizing, Day 1

Adventures In Downsizing, Day 1
The “Weebs”

(October 2nd)

In my post on the Daily Prompt for Tentative, I wrote that my wife, Barb, and I had decided it’s time to downsize to a no-outside-maintenance-and-close-to-the-grandson townhouse.

In many ways, this kind of “foundational” move parallels that of my spiritual formation over these last nine years, and, I see, can be the cornerstone of a blogging adventure, as well. It’s a healthy source of building material to share about God’s story and our chapter in it.

In other words, I’m going to post about it. I invite you to read along! Continue reading “Adventures In Downsizing, Day 1”