Tag Archives : relocation

Lifestyle

Aging Damply in Rain City, U.S.A.

By Toni Myers
By Toni Myers

Seattle and I met somewhere in the middle, the city more knowing/world weary and I less so. Rain City took me a long time to love. Still, I look forward to walking the sidewalks of New York again, but Seattle is my home.

Read More »
Emotional Health

The Compass Rose: Freedom, Sunshine and West Coast Casual

By Ainslie Jones Uhl
My husband invited me to dinner last week. He made reservations at the finest restaurant in our neck of the woods: a white tablecloth sort of place, with a dining terrace positioned for viewing unobscured sunsets over the Pacific Ocean and designed for lovers anticipating the night. At last! Having the older kids in college and our youngest occupied with…
Read More »
Emotional Health

The Compass Rose: Living Incognito

By Ainslie Jones Uhl
One of the more surprising perks of our relocation from North Carolina to California has been the thrill of complete anonymity. I did not think I would ever see this as a benefit, but now that I have gotten past the loneliness, I luxuriate in obscurity. I can take my morning walk without putting on lip gloss or even combing…
Read More »