I want to share this blog from my friend Aimee. She writes a great blog every Sunday and her posts seem to magically be relevant to my life, almost always. Click on the link above to read the whole blog post. I have lived away from the city, in the wilderness and in a few capital cities in the U.S. I’ve also lived in a few of the most populated places in the country. I’m happy to have had all the experiences I’ve had and to have a great idea about what I really want my home to be…but I totally agree with Aimee that acquiring the home of my dreams starts inside me…what are your dreams of home?
–I hope you’re still dreaming authentically
This week I took a little trip & stayed in a vacation home near the beach. It was a minimally furnished beautiful apartment with no telephone, no internet, no television, no doorbell. I loved it there. At first I was a little worried about giving up my internet connection (read: addiction) for 10 days, but you know what? — it was great. I was totally at peace.
More & more I get this feeling that I should try something I never have before & that is; living outside of the city. I’ve lived on opposite coasts of the United States my whole life: the Bay Area & New York City. I’ve never lived off of the beaten path (except in my lifestyle & work), never lived outside of town, or near an old grove forest — actually, I’ve never lived more than two short blocks from a major post office…
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