In light of this recent BP fiasco, I’ve actually been happy not having a car. Yes, I know that by riding the bus, shopping, and begging rides from friends, I’m still a consumer of oil, but consuming on a smaller scale has taken the sting out of suddenly going from 2 cars to none. There… Continue Reading
I have the keys and we’re officially living in Europe!
Right now, I’m supposed to be collecting the keys to my new flat, but like everything associated with this move, there’s another last minute change of plans. A couple of hours ago, I checked my old email account and saw two emails my bank advisor sent yesterday… One informing me that the money had been… Continue Reading
Is this really happening? The real estate agent just called to tell me I can pick up my keys tomorrow!!! I was expecting to get them on Friday, but finances are in order and there’s no reason to wait! Opie and I will be home soon :)
Today, I received all of my Danish banking documents! I thought this was very cool, until I realized I can’t read them :( As a business traveler in Denmark, I’ve been spoiled by everything being in Danish and English. However, day to day life is a whole other experience. I realize now how much I’ve… Continue Reading
I am a planner and a saver. Had I not hit “reset” on my life, we’d right now be about three months away from owning the Connecticut house free and clear. Yep, that’s right, no mortgage, tons of equity, complete freedom! That is in part why I’m in the position to buy my fabulous new… Continue Reading
Phew! My company gave me the letter I needed to get a loan for the dream flat! Everything will be in order in the next couple of weeks and I should be able to move in on June 7 :) It’s a 3 day weekend in Denmark, no housework means I should have plenty of… Continue Reading