Category Archives: VA

VA Adventures: First Day of School Blues

Today is the first day of eighth grade for Andrew and third grade for Jack. I’ve been preparing for weeks. Mainly by worrying about them. The schools up here are big and unfamiliar. There’s no one to watch out for … Continue reading

Posted in Clover hill elementary, Dublin, first day of school, GA, Midlothian, tomahawk creek middle school, VA, west Laurens | Tagged , , , , , | 16 Comments

Day 4: We Haven’t Killed Each Other

(I started this post yesterday morning. It’s now Day 4. Time flies when you’re, uh… What is it we’re having?) It’s 9:30 am, Day Three of the big move and I haven’t cursed yet. So maybe that’s a good sign. Having … Continue reading

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The Latest Update on Our Move to Richmond

Lately I’ve been getting that “you’re still here?” question a lot from people around town and local law enforcement. So, maybe it’s time to give another update on our move to Richmond. We sold our house. The closing date is … Continue reading

Posted in Chesterfield, Investigation Discovery, Midlothian, Moving to Richmond, RVA, Swift Creek Reservoir, VA, Why is Virginia a commonwealth, Woodlake | 8 Comments