Welcome to ChangingZipCodes.com!

blueshirt-scarfAs a frequent mover (and Boy Oh Boy don’t I wish moving companies offered frequent miles), I am here to help you navigate through one of the most difficult and challenging situations of life: relocation. So, if you are tired of family members joking about your address changes, or you’re planning that first move out of your parents’ home, I am here to help. I will have tips and articles on everything from making new friends, to getting your house “showing ready”. Moving is hard but change is exhilarating. There are great things in your future. Be of good cheer.

IT’S HERE!!

Click here to preview the book! Lake Surrender, an inspirational women’s novel published by Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas.
Buy it today!
Kindle version: http://amzn.com/B00NT7A6QY or
Paperback: http://amzn.com/1941103227

Carol’s second book Lake Surrender, by Carol Stratton, “Her journey ends where the lake begins.” –Ally Cervantes, unemployed editor with a precocious daughter and autistic son has just lost her home, marriage and any prestige in the world when she takes a cook job at a Christian camp.

“This debut novel is sure to find its way into the hearts of readers.”
–Ann Tatlock, Christy award winning author.
Review the book, Lake Surrender here!

Click here to preview Carol’s first bookFinding Community Wherever You Are Transplanted, Changing Zip Codes is available through Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas and is available on Amazon.com on Kindle or paperback! For the downsized, disenfranchised, outsourced and uprooted.

Plus, look for it at your local bookstore

This devotional book will encourage anyone looking for community, movers and non-movers alike.

NEW!

  • Stretching the Budget Supernaturally

    Stretching the Budget Supernaturally

    Some times the budget just doesn’t stretch far enough. It reaches to the weekly food bills, groans to accommodate insurance, gas, and whimpers to spit out enough for an occasional dinner out or haircut. But I have discovered that one way God provides in leaner times is by allowing material things ... read more
    A Prayer at Christmas for the Disconnected

    A Prayer at Christmas for the Disconnected

    Christmas hits the newcomer hard when roots are shallow and short, and the new community we’ve been plopped down in, is cold. If only my family was here, you say to yourself, then I could enter into the holidays with joy. I remember the sadness when my husband and I lived ... read more
    Everyone Needs An Aunt Joan

    Everyone Needs An Aunt Joan

    Well, she really isn’t our Aunt, but growing up no one could explain to us four kids that she is one of those far-fetched cousins, so we just called her Aunt Joan. In my childhood she was the closest thing to a cool relative our family had. She arrived one night ... read more

Carol’s Schedule:

2014
February 12 Speaking at Friedberg Moravian Church  MOPS in Winston-Salem, N.C. from 9- 11 on Personality Temperaments
Thursday April 10th speaking at Reidsville Christian Church  MOPS  in Reidsville, N.C. at 9:30
Saturday July 26th Local Author Showcase 11-1 Mooresville Public Library
November 25 Guest on Speak Up radio show
December 4 Guest at Denver Women’s Book Group.

2013
Monday Jan 7th 5:00 pm Guest on Military Mom radio show
Monday Jan 7th guest blogger for Karen Baney’s blog:   http://www.karenbaney.com
Thursday Feb. 7th  Talk on the four temperaments  at Davidson UMC.  “He likes Karaoke, I like Croquet”.
Saturday Feb. 16th 2-4 participant at the Mother Vine Festival at Barnhill Wine Shop and Bookstore, 811 Burke St., Winston-Salem, NC (Authors, Artists and Musicians).
Thursday Feb. 21st guest on Gate Beautiful radio show
Wednesday July 24th 2:00 EST  -Interview with Diva Talk Radio.
Saturday July 27th  11:00- 1:00 Local Author Showcase Mooresville Library, Mooresville, NC.
Monday July 30th 3:45-4:45  Book signing at CSLA (Church and Synagogue Librarians Association).
Wednesday Nov. 13th interview for the Michael Dresser Radio Show from 4:14-4:20 CST
Thursday Nov. 14th Book signing at Give-Back Boutique from 5-8  478 Williamson Rd.,Mooresville, N.C.

Speaking:

November 25 guest on Speak Up Radio show

Carol is a certified Personality Trainer with CLASSeminars Inc. She is available to speak to women’s groups, writer’s groups, business and community groups on understanding the four different temperaments, as well as talks on life transitions, making friends, hospitality, and encouragement for writers.

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