Eating Out: Leon’s Full Service


After meeting with our agent and looking at four condos in two different buildings, we needed a drink. So we stopped in at Leon’s Full Service and sat in the bar along the front window. The girls and I had limonatas while Rob had a beer. We also ordered a snack of “Pub Frites” with …

Eating Out: The Yogurt Tap


Today was our first meeting with our realtor in Decatur. The girls and I arrived early and found a great spot in front of the library; fortunately, I had TWELVE quarters in my car to feed the meter. A quarter for every ten minutes. As we had thirty minutes before the meeting, we stopped in …

Eating Out: Siam Thai


In considering a move of this magnitude (granted it is only five miles, but, still, it is a huge change), we really want to get a better feel for what “Life on the Square” might be like. We drove over to Decatur, drove around a few blocks, parked the car at the courthouse garage and …

Moving: So, what gives?

pine lake porch - 11 may 2011

Yes, I love my house. Yes, I love Pine Lake. We have wonderful neighbors; we are warmly greeted as we walk and bike around our little hamlet. I have a gorgeous house with plenty of room for all of us, all our stuff and visitors. But, I’ve still been feeling like something is missing. The …

Decatur Squared Map


As part of our explorations of Decatur, I’m creating a map of places we frequent. [googlemaps,-84.295674&spn=0,0&vpsrc=6&output=embed&w=425&h=350]