Wonderful Fall Weekend

I have been so excited and I admit more than a little nervous about this coming weekend.  I’d been wanting to host an open house forever so I finally bit the bullet. It was long over due.  Anyway, I got a few nudges from Facebook friends and I knew it was now or never.  I think everyone had a ball.  I know we certainly did. October 17, 2014 We started this weekend on friday night when we had some very special guests at our house for dinner.  You know how we live close by the Abbey of Regina Laudis, actually smack dab in the middle of it?  Well my husband is very good friends with a lot of the people there and ever since we moved into our home we have been trying to get together with them for a house blessing.  Well 2 years have passed but we finally…

Our House, Our Home

Recently my husband and I purchased a new home that has changed our lives.  We retired a few years ago, sold our “dream home” in CT. bought a small Condo, packed our bags and moved to  Naples, FL. We were having the time of our lives! Beach, boat, jet skis, dinner in fancy restaurants, shopping at the finest stores, going to The Naples Philharmonic to broaden our horizons, eating right, excersing daily and missing everyone back home. Something just didn’t feel right.  So after many trips back to CT. we decided our retirement was just too soon.  Packed up some stuff, and came home. Unfortunately “home” was now a condo.  It just wasn’t going to work with our ever growing family!! So after much soul searching and sleepless nights, we decided we once again needed to get a place to spread our roots and provide our family with “home central”.  Problem…