I’m sitting on the deck at my parents house, beautiful July morning, looking out onto bright blue Lake Superior, dotted with Madeline Island and Long Island. As of about 9 am this morning the most valuable thing I own is my 2006 Prius. I’m setting the bar fairly low in terms of using the word “valuable”, though I really love my car.
Ten months ago I had a commercial mortgage, a few business loans, a house loan and owned a second car. But the last of those items, our house, has been sold as of this morning.
It is incredibly liberating and freeing to not be tethered to a place or institution.
We are moving our family out west. My husband, Jon is on the road with said Prius driving to Oregon from Wisconsin. I am flying there with the three kids in 5 days.Read More