We Found the Perfect Solution for Living Near One Another

When my parents told me that the home they had been renting for the past 18 years was being put up for sale and we had only a few months to find a new place, I wasn’t worried. But then I saw that my parents were having trouble finding another place in our small town. They felt they might be stuck with a one bedroom apartment, and wondered if I should find my own apartment, too. The thought of it was very appealing. How hard could it be? You sign a lease, agree to service from CPL Energy and get your Internet hooked up. After that, you just make sure that you pay your rent every month on time. I was already paying my parents rent each month. Continue reading

A Big Holdiay Feast Among Friends

I invited my friends over to the apartments in Orlando FL for a holiday dinner. I wanted every one to make something and bring it with them, so I wouldn’t have to do all of the cooking. I made the main dish, which was a turkey, and that took a while to prepare. Some of my friends are better at making certain things than I am, such as desserts. One of my friends makes a really good red velvet cake that tastes like it was whipped up by a French chef with years of training at a fancy culinary arts school. Another one knows how to make a classic southern macaroni and cheese that has an amazing baked on cheese crust.

I pushed two tables together and covered them with a table cloth to make it seem like I had one long table. Continue reading