Life, Moving

We’re moving!

We’ve been waiting quite awhile for Marcello’s parents’ visas to be approved so they can move here from Italy. Then one day out of the blue in December they were approved! Just like that. And stamped with a very unexpected four-month timeline! That means by April we need to move someplace that can house all… Read More We’re moving!

Moving, Organization

Moving part 2: Change of address, services to stop, organizing checklist

There are loads of helpful, extremely detailed moving checklists out there that countdown three months out from your move. This is not that list. This is the list that hits the major checkpoints of moving — the ones you don’t want to forget when you’re packing and sorting like a tornado. I’d like to say… Read More Moving part 2: Change of address, services to stop, organizing checklist

Decor, Moving

Moving part 1: Sell your house faster with these home staging ideas

During the process of listing our house, I’ve gotten some helpful advice from our friend/Realtor and done quite a bit of research on home staging. Here’s what I learned and worked on at our house: 1. Spruce up house exterior and landscaping. Lay fresh mulch and plant colorful flowers for quick impact. If your garage… Read More Moving part 1: Sell your house faster with these home staging ideas