Remember how I’m having a baby in February? To make things extra special, we’ve decided to move to New Zealand. . .in January.
When 1977 was young, he spent two years living abroad, and we’re thrilled at this opportunity. I am especially excited about our destination, because for years I have wanted to visit New Zealand.
And now we’re going. . .for years!
Don’t panic; there’s a spreadsheet, and it already includes 150 items. Things to buy, things to sell, things to give away, things to do!
(Almost) needless to say, I won’t be blogging for a while. Perhaps I’ll blog from New Zealand. But, you know, don’t hold your breath. There will be a newborn and two other children and schools and beaches and mountains!
I imagine any writing time will be dedicated to the actual manuscript, but we’ll see.
This is merely a sabbatical. If I don’t blog from NZ, expect me to be back in autumn 2014.
A tree fell on our garage. Our plumber had to dig a pit in our front yard to install a cleanout for our sewage line. Now we have a mound of naked dirt in the front yard and a downed tree in the back
Did I mention we’re putting the house on the market?
I blog rarely, because I'm busy writing books. When I do blog, I focus on writing, friendship, family, and books. Because my family's best nicknames are private, I use their birth years for shorthand: