Posts By: Jessi

More home buying stress

The seller and I have agreed on a price, contingent on my inspections. My biggest worry right now is that there is a humongous double-wide that just moved in next door, almost smack dab up against my unit. And I …

Soldiers in Baghdad

I finally emailed Chris Langmeyer, who’s stationed in Baghdad many months. It’s so hard to think of what to say to someone whose life is continuously in danger. I do pray, every day, in my own incoherent nonreligious sort of …

Cheap thrills

It came to me. Why I love to organize everything. The feeling I get, whether I’m organizing files at work or possessions at home, is the feeling of life getting less complicated. I must be addicted to this feeling.…

Got the fever

Aargh, I should be asleep right now but I just have to say that I’m actually buying a home! Well, trying to. An itsy bitsy 40 year old mobile home, that is! My realtor starts the wheeling and dealing with …