Sam Suburbanite

I thought I’d try something new this time, so without further ado I’d like to present my first guest blogger.  Welcome Sam, everybody! Hi, I’m Sam.  I live in the suburbs and I love it.  We live in Bourgeois Springs, me, Mim, Bryce and Madison, and we love it.  We used to live over in Fox-Lyon […]

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What A Difference Seven Miles Makes

I’ve complain-blogged several times about the neighborhood we live in.  Well, after three years, we’ve moved…7.1 miles, into another suburb. It’s both a benefit and a curse of renting.  A curse, because if the landlord/homeowner decides to sell their house, we have to move.  Which is what happened in this case.  A benefit, though, because […]

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It’s no secret that I live in the suburbs…or that I don’t like it.  I’ve written about it here, and here.  Happily, though, we’re moving out of the subdivision we’ve lived in for the past three years; the one I’ve complained about so much; the one with all the damn New Yorkers.  Finally, we’re moving […]

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I’m Not a Suburbanite

I’ve lived in the suburbs for three years.  When we moved to Florida we found a house large enough for us, in a good school district, in a “good neighborhood,” and moved right in. It didn’t take long for us to realize we didn’t like it.  I’ve been telling people “I learned I’m not a […]

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