Category Archives: Moving Day

Complete Upheaval: Moving

We moved over six months ago. I wrote this blog post before all the boxes were unpacked and while my right arm was still throbbing. Yeah, moving can do that to you. Moving. We were moving. After 18 terrific years … Continue reading

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It’s September: A College Sophomore. A New Apartment Dweller. And Me.

Both of my young adult children were home all summer. I loved walking into the house and hearing conversations. Laughter. And the feeling of having a “full” house.  Even though both Max and Tory are on the move between jobs, … Continue reading

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Off to College: Tory Style

Our daughter Tory is officially a college Freshman; my husband Mike and I helped her move into her dorm room at Rutgers University on Saturday afternoon and she begins classes today. Another milestone, in her life and ours, was packing … Continue reading

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Sleep, or Lack Thereof

Living with College Students My son Max is now happily ensconced in his first apartment, located hard by his Big Ten College campus. He and the rest of the building’s tenants are college students, serious young men and women studying … Continue reading

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First Apartment

College-Style We arrived at my son Max’s Big Ten College apartment building Friday afternoon without incident. That’s right, nothing broke in transit. Sure, the leg of the sofa got scratched, but a little brown Sharpie marker can fix that! I … Continue reading

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U-Haul to Go

On the Move with Max Well, our living room has been the gathering place for all the stuff my son Max will need to begin apartment living at Big Ten College. We’ve been dumpster jumping and refurbishing our finds all … Continue reading

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