Monday, October 2, 2006

Monday Morning Question and a reminder...

         

Where is your dream retirement home?

my answer:  I think I would like to have a home somewhere close to the ocean, but still be close to family and friends.  That, or maybe nestled in a small home in the mountains, away from everyone but close enough to civilization that I can still visit family and friends. Anyone want to buy me a house?  LOL   How about you?


I wanted to remind everyone to keep watch on The Gazette
.  Krissy is commenting in there on your submissions!  Thanks!!  I will be back shortly with the Photo Scavenger Hunt participants.  Hope you all are having a lovely Monday morning! xox

15 comments:

  1. My dream home is really two homes. One where it is warm and beautiful, near an ocean, but not on it (hurricane fear) and the other dream home is on a beautiful lake preferably in my home state of  Minesota.  I'd like it to be on Grindstone Lake, near Hinckley, MN where I spent my summers at a cabin growing up.  The water is so clear you can see to the bottom, but it is a bit cold!


    Did I answer this question in the right place??
    Merry

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  2. My dream retirement home is the one I am in with the addition built last fall open to my cabin making my home greatly improved for space and light.    My next addition is still being built though I can not do much except direct the work requiring lifting and I am limited on the number of hours I can spend until my nerve in my hip becomes too painful.    So my dream home is in the lumber and materials that are sitting in storage and those that I need to save my money for.   mark

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  3. At the beach!!  I am already working on that one!

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  4. A 6 bedroom, 4 bathroom house (hey, I everyone to come stay with us!) with a fireplace, lots of windows and a jacuzzi that is right on the beach in Ocean City, NJ....OH, and within walking distance to the boardwalk!

    Yeah, I don't want much....(lol)

    Jeanne

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  5. Thanks Val! Tammy

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  6. A house close to the ocean works for me! Barbara

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  7. A medium sized log cabin sitting on the side of a moutiain in the Appalachian Mountains.  About 20 acres of land with a small waterfall all my own.  No neighbors as far as the eye could see would be an added bonus, just lots of wildlife.  

    Greg
    http://journals.aol.com/radar446/PhotoTrek/
    http://jounrals.aol.com/radar446/WaterfallTrekking/

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  8. I think John and I want to live in North Carolina near the beach!

    Krissy

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  9. Right their with yah,,except I would want my house where when winter comes, no one can come see me..the drive is not safe so that way I get three months without people...RLOL>....sorry,,,that is my version


    Raven

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  10. I'm with you, Val ... close to the ocean for sure ( but close enough to friends and my family as well : )  

    I'm afraid my fear of snakes would preclude me ever living peacefully in a mountain setting ... been there, done that & "bought the T-shirt as they say" LOL ... encountered far too many snakes to ever want to live near too many rocks/trees in a mountainous setting ever again !  I'll take the threat of a hurricane (with advance warning) over that of a timber rattler's "advance
    warning" any day : )

    Love,
    Cathy

    http://www.serendipitymom.com/

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  11. I already live on the coast, a ten minute walk to the sea so I'd like a home in the mountains with the beautiful foliage I saw in New England and space to build a big pen for my cats to go outside! Jeannette xx  

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  12. Mine is on the water near Montauk, LI. It has one wall of glass facing the ocean...Since I'm never going to be a millionaire, that one won't come true. : )

    Angela

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  13. i touched on this for the round robin challenge....check it out!  :)  Have a great week!
    gina
    http://journals.aol.com/rbrown6172/Ginasspace/entries/2006/09/20/round-robin-challenge-dream-homes/628

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  14. dream retirement, would be a communal situation where everyone had their own appartments sorta in a compound kinda thing. It would have all my friends living there and some family members near by. It would be set in a wooded area that was warmer climate and not so far from a city that I couldnt do culteral things if the mood struck me.

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  15. My retirement house will be a cozy Irish cottage, with my dearest darling lass.  Hmm.  Getting ahead of myself though.  I am 17 after all!
    :-) Kellen

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