Travel Research: Goa

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What is this, a state for ants?! Zoolander? Anyone? Wow yeah I’m tired. Anyway, Goa really is tiny! It looks like the Rhode Island of India, in terms of size. Interestingly, it’s the fourth smallest state by population, which makes … Continued

“Basically, our wives were stalking each other…”

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True story. That is, we realized in explaining how we met our friends Rosie and Ari that the title is probably the most efficient way to boil it down. There is a longer story which we’d be happy to tell … Continued

Last night here!

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We had passing thoughts of being pretty settled for our last night in this house, given that we have most of tomorrow to use. And, given that we don’t even have a bed at all any more, we very seriously … Continued

Really Rapid Restaurant Review: Boca Tacos

I’d driven by Boca a thousand times before, but had never gone in until now for two reasons. One, it’s adjacent to Mama’s Hawaiian Bar-B-Cue, which I absolutely adore. Their kalua pork tastes exactly like what i had in Hawaii, so … Continued

Oh hot damn, this is my…strange apple butter concoction?

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That is, it didn’t exactly turn out to be a jam. Rather, what was intended to be a jam ended up being more of a lemony, cactus fruit apple butter. Long and short of it, I’d been staring at the … Continued

Delightful. Delicious. De-lovely!

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Since we’re still waiting on travel (aka simultaneously dismantling and repairing our house, for example), I figured I’d take the time to write about one of my favorite things – local food! In this particular case, I mean some delicious … Continued

House for Rent

UPDATE:  Not only did we find a renter, but they’re moving in July 1st!  That a whole extra month of rental income we weren’t expecting.  Woohoo!   After lots of consideration, we finally decided to rent out our house.  It’s … Continued

What to do with the house: sell or rent

To continue the previous post about the context of our current big decision, here’s how we ended up working it all out. a quick consideration of selling Our friend Paul, who happens to be a realtor, actually did a very good … Continued

What to do with the house: context

Owning a house has been something of a mixed bag. I mean, I’m hugely grateful for the opportunity to even be able to do it in the first place. Basically, my parents had saved up money to help my brother … Continued

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