As fall arrives, emotional needs aren’t necessarily met when you’re building a home in Mérida while stationed in New England. For us, this is the point where neurosis sets in. We’re almost at the point where we own two homes. I always thought I might have a condo somewhere, maybe a timeshare. But not two homes. Up until now, the closest I’ve come to a second home is when I’ve racked up enough Hilton Honors points to earn a free night. A mason told a friend that they have about two weeks left. We’re at the finish line.
Our friends across the barrio just yesterday crossed that finish line. They actually drove down from the East Coast in an RV with two dogs and a cat, and I’m so impressed. And not at all jealous, not at all, not at all (I keep telling myself). Meanwhile, we’re cranking the heat up in Connecticut, waiting for “Foto Friday.” Unreasonable and unrealistic thoughts and actions are starting… [Read more…]