Levittown, Norfolk Virginia

“Rose, do you know what this thing is?” That’s what my neighbor asked me Friday night, as we were standing in the front yard, enjoying the pleasant evening. In the back of his truck, he showed me a 2×6 with a metal ring recessed into a matching...

I’m just so darn impressed…

Days after we moved into our dream home here in Bromley’s section of Norfolk, our aged central air system burped a couple times, shuddered hard, squealed loudly and then fell over dead. It wasn’t pretty. My husband didn’t take it well, exclaiming,...

Our New Home, Part II

Today, we celebrate 10 days at our new house, a 1962-built brick ranch in Norfolk’s Bromley neighborhood. Every day, I find something new about this house that affirms it is indeed, The Perfect House for us. And it also has The Perfect Backyard. Yesterday, I saw...