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Asking hard questions about life

By On February 5, 2015

  We’ve started asking a LOT of hard questions questions about life around our house these days. Why do we have so much stuff? Why do we have 14 t-shirts when we… Read More

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Make some room for a different kind of life

By On January 19, 2015

We’re ready to make some room for a different kind of life. Stuff is leaving our house. Slowly. Slowly. There’s reluctance, I admit. I love that little shelf. Have had it forever.… Read More

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Downsizing – our newest thing

By On December 16, 2014

Ah, yes, downsizing. Again. I thought we already downsized a lot. I sold my 1,500 sq. ft. house in Charlotte. We combined our households into Yukon’s 1020 sq. ft. house. Then we… Read More

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The mountains are calling and I must go (Hello World!)

By On June 26, 2013

John Muir said, “The mountains are calling and I must go!” We live by this motto. To us it means, “Hello World!” Welcome to U-Turns with Yukon and Bean. I’m Angie Mattson… Read More