At first I was not too excited about this job, we are working for a Suffolk county tree service and I thought it would be a lot more of a chore than it really is. Of course we spent a good deal of time stuck in traffic on my first day working for the place. However the stuff that we did was basically not that hard, beyond that it involved carrying a lot of wood. We feed the little stuff into a wood chipper and turn it into mulch. Continue reading Jake Got Me a Summer Job
I knew that my wife wanted to move, so I was on board with it because I want to keep her happy. It really did not matter a whole lot to me where we moved as long as the apartment complex has a fitness center right on the site, which we could find out just by looking at a complex’s website. We never considered anything other than an apartment because we just don’t know where we are ultimately going to settle down at. Living in an apartment takes away the responsibility of having to sell a home if we end up moving out of the area. Plus, apartment living is pretty cool if you are in the right complex.
I work from home, but my wife has to commute every day. When we had our last apartment, she was working almost in the same city block and could walk to work most days. She was transferred nearly an hour away though on a temporary basis that turned permanent, and the commute was just really bothering her. Continue reading A Great Place for Us to Live