Category Archives: Fort Collins

Let’s be neighbors

When we moved to Alabama for graduate school in 2003, I had some unspoken expectations—firmly rooted in stereotype—of a certain Southern Hospitality we would experience upon our arrival. Our first year was spent in a second floor apartment on the … Continue reading

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A Lot of Lawn

As we pulled into the driveway of our very own, new-to-us Colorado home, my crazy excitement did not block out the observation that the grass surrounding our freshly purchased house was a bit overgrown. Or a lot overgrown. Clearly, the … Continue reading

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A new home: Fort Collins, CO

I married J in 2003. Since then, we have lived in:  Tuscaloosa, Alabama; Sacramento, California; Trentino-Alto Adige, Italia; and San Jose, California. Taking into account changes in living situation (from rentals to owned homes or better rentals, etc.), Jeremy and I … Continue reading

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