Monthly Archives: June 2013

Sticker Shock

There is an organization here (state of Indiana) that buys used mobile homes, fixes them up and resells them.  They advertise having a home for every budget and I check their website frequently.  So recently I saw a fairly nice … Continue reading

Posted in houses, mobile home costs | 2 Comments


Stalled in so many ways!  Our fundraising has ground to a halt and house hunting isn’t turning up anything remotely relevant (but look at this neat 1850s log cabin for sale – too bad it would cost $$$ to move and … Continue reading

Posted in 2nd Career, back to school, economy, frugal living, fundraising, houses, jobs, journey, recession, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 23 Comments

Set Backs and Sorrows

Our long journey through the Great Recession and its ‘recovery’ has taught me not to expect too much, nor to take things for granted. Even when things seem to be headed in the right direction it is not unusual for … Continue reading

Posted in goats, houses, setbacks | 10 Comments