Category Archives: ReloSouth

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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A New Stage of Life: Downsizing and Moving

During 2016 I purged a ton (really, a real ton!) of stuff from our Montclair, NJ home of more than 18 years. I was preparing to enter a new stage of life. I downsized in terms of stuff and square footage, … Continue reading

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Operation ReloSouth: Lot Clearing & Dock Building in Hampton Lake, SC

My husband Mike and I were on the hunt — which I dubbed “Operation ReloSouth” — for the perfect location to build our retirement home. We found it — a no-snow, lower cost, more relaxed area of the country near water — … Continue reading

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Operation ReloSouth: Building a Dock in Hampton Lake SC

My husband Mike and I were on the hunt — which I dubbed “Operation ReloSouth” — for the perfect location to build our retirement home. We found it — a no-snow, lower cost, more relaxed area of the country near water — … Continue reading

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Operation ReloSouth: We Changed Our Minds — David Weekley Blue Point!

My husband Mike and I were on the hunt — which I dubbed “Operation ReloSouth” — for the perfect location to build our retirement home. We found it — a no-snow, lower cost, more relaxed area of the country near water — … Continue reading

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Operation ReloSouth: Got the Lot! Now Finding a Builder

  My husband Mike and I were on the hunt — which I dubbed “Operation ReloSouth” — for the perfect location to build our retirement home. We found it — a no-snow, lower cost, more relaxed area of the country near water … Continue reading

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Operation ReloSouth: Hampton Lake SC

Do you want to build a custom home? Do you want to renovate your existing home? My husband Mike and I have done both. AND…We’re gonna do it AGAIN, this time in Hampton Lake SC! My husband Mike and I have been on the … Continue reading

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Home Reno: The Big Reveal!

Do you want to build a custom home? Do you want to renovate your existing home? My husband Mike and I have done both.  Are you planning a home renovation project? Our third-floor renovation project is finished! Yes, after months of planning, months of professionals working … Continue reading

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Operation ReLoSouth: The Landings on Skidaway Island, Georgia

My husband Mike and I have been on the hunt — “Operation ReloSouth” — for the perfect retirement location. We want to live in a less-expensive, more relaxed area of the country near water. With better weather (no snow) than what … Continue reading

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Key West: Santiago’s Bodega a Hidden Gem

Key West isn’t that big; Santiago’s Bodega is a little less than a mile from where my husband Mike and I stay at the Hyatt Sunset Harbor. As newbies I wondered if it was worth the walk in the August … Continue reading

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