Afraid to move.
By Site Admin on June 21, 2016
This story is taken from my book, Changing Zip Codes. Since I love stories about unique people who make the world better, I thought I’d share her story. Pat moved to a new state and a new town, Wayne, Illinois. Hopeful for new friends, she waited daily for someone to knock on her door and […]
By Carol Stratton on June 18, 2013
Guest Blog by Ginger Harrington No move is complete without a little…actually A LOT… of unpacking. The moving truck arrives and the boxes start coming off. The inventory is checked… and the unpacking begins! And Life Goes on… Now we all know that moving is more than unpacking. It is just not that simple–just not […]
By Carol Stratton on April 6, 2013
This week we have an accomplished author, Beth K. Vogt who shares her moving story. Anyone in the military will relate to Beth’s dread of moving one more time to an alien state. See how God answered her prayer reminding her He hadn’t forgotten her. The exciting news is Beth has graciously offered a give […]
By Carol Stratton on July 19, 2012
It’s hard to say goodbye to a beloved family home you’ve had for years. Our guest blogger, Milei Yardley of Southern California shares a story of how she coped with transitioning to a new home. My heart broke a little… I had a wonderful time with the Lord this […]
By Carol Stratton on July 7, 2012
As our population grows older the building trad becomes creative in helping families take care of their elderly parents. An Australian concept called Granny flats had been around since the ’70’s and now and is now catching on here. In Seattle the FAB Cab company manufacture is giving families an alternative to […]
By Carol Stratton on March 19, 2012
I clicked the button that said, “Send” as a sigh of relief escaped my lips. No looking back now, as the final copy flies through cyberspace to my publisher. No delete key can fix typos, grammatical errors or incoherent thoughts. I think I just leaped off of a fifty foot cliff.
It’s a scary thing to cut up tiny portions of your life and pare your stories with biblical truth. Did I get it right? Will people understand my thoughts? I’m now putting up my experiences for anyone with a pair of reading glasses to scrutinize, critic and evaluate.
By Carol Stratton on November 6, 2011
Considering a move to another citiy. Trying to balance the family budget? Consider relocating to a metropolitian area that offers excellent public transportation. When you consider how expensive it is to maintain a car( insurance, car payments and repairs), choosing a place where you could use public transporatation and get rid of one of the […]
By Carol Stratton on June 17, 2011
Feel like you’ve hit a brick wall while trying to sell your house? With the real estate bubble having shattered, many find themselves depressed and frustrated as they lose their most valuable investment, their home.I recently met an other who writes social commentary on our culture. I thought his view on possessions might encourage those […]
By Carol Stratton on May 25, 2011
Just moved and out of money? Aren’t we all. Cheer up and check out this website for the bargains of the century. You can have anything written in skywriting by the Eiffel Tower, your website name carved on a piece of toast, a professionally sung birthday message, muscle pain questions answered, an original rap song […]