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Life

Selling in a Buyer’s Market

Nearly nine years ago, my husband and I purchased our “starter home”. Nine years and two kids later, we’re still in our starter home.

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Food

My Evolution Into a Foodie

Every family has a picky eater, the kid who spends at least three hours at the dinner table, surreptitiously transferring food to the dog or her brother’s plate or the trash can under the kitchen sink (a daring move and, if you cloak it under a napkin and your mom doesn’t notice, well worth the […]

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Life

Moving in Today’s Economy ““or”“ The Landlords are Winning

In the middle of my frustration with the rent on my apartment being increased and facing the prospect of moving in New York City, I came across this New York Times article about how the balance of power in landlord/tenant relationships has shifted this year.  It turns out that last year when I rented an […]