Category Archives: moving

Relocation update

Bob and Pablo eating healthy on the road. Bob is driving our 1995 Volvo Wagon to L.A. Pablo is his co-pilot. By far the most asked question is: “Is the Volvo going to make it?”  Yes. YES! It HAS to make it. So it will. Day 1 Bob and Pablo drove first to Humboldt, Iowa […]

Did the foreclosure crisis turn us into nomads?

Pablo Neruda packed into the car for our move from L.A. to Chicago in 2009 As a teenager, when I imagined the map of my life, there were push pins all over the world. I visualized myself as a traveler. At one point I even wanted to be a foreign corespondent. I wanted drama, excitement, […]

Full Circle

Have you gotten tired of our big announcements? We’ve made so many over the last three years… We avoided foreclosure!  We’re leaving L.A. and moving to Chicago! We’re moving to an island!  We’re having a baby! We’re leaving the island and moving back to Chicago! Well, it’s time for another one. Ready? We’re leaving Chicago […]

Leaving stuff behind

Wednesdays my mom comes into the city to take care of Malcolm so that I can get some writing done. She gets quality alone time with Malcolm and I get quality alone time with myself. It’s a win-win. Last Wednesday I was at Dolce Casa (my local cafe) writing when I was approached by a […]

Big blog news: LITTOF is moving to ChicagoNow

Hello LITTOF Readers! Happy Friday…. and loooong weekend. Woo hoo! Big blog news. Guess what? Love in the Time of Foreclosure is going to be a part of the new site ChicagoNow.com! What does this mean? We have a new address. Here: http://www.chicagonow.com/blogs/love-in-time-of-foreclosure/Please take a look. Do you like the new banner? I hope so! […]

Moving is…

…at the top of my least favorite things list. Above the dentist. That’s not saying much though. I don’t really mind the dentist. So it’s worse than… it’s just… it really just SUCKS! We’ve all done it. We’ve all said it. Never again. Because it really does. Moving just sucks! We really thought that selling […]