Category Archives: downsizing

Getting Back to Basics

We subscribe to an internet and TV provider to get super-fast (sometimes) internet and more TV channels than we will ever watch. A couple months ago they sent out notice that the price was going up. They gave notice so … Continue reading

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Frustrations Abound – daily life while remodeling

We knew it was going to take time to get our downsized home remodeled. After we walked through it the first time, we talked about changes we wanted to make. We talked about remodeling different rooms and replacing the back … Continue reading

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The Good, the Bad and the Hmm. . .

Over the last 4 posts, we shared the progression of our kitchen remodel. In the last post, Kitchen Remodel – Part 4, we were almost done. We had the cabinets painted, the counter tops installed and the hardware on. Now … Continue reading

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A year in our downsized house

by Peggy When we moved in, I had hopes we would be almost finished with all the remodeling by the first anniversary of our move. We have certainly made a lot of progress, but we are not almost done. It has … Continue reading

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Downsizing Our Closet – Do We Need All These Clothes?

We kept a large shopping bag in our walk-in closet in the last 2 homes. When we purchased some new clothes and the closet started to get crowded, we would go through what was hanging up and pull out a … Continue reading

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Making Room

  One of the harder decisions we made when buying our smaller home involved our bedroom furniture. Prior to purchasing it, we had been using a combination of furniture from both of our houses. It was the first major furniture … Continue reading

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