Monthly Archives: November 2017

Adjusting Our Living to Be Able to Keep a Vacation Spot Year Round

We wanted to work out a way to keep our jobs in Virginia and have a vacation spot to retreat to in the winter when we could take our vacation time all at once. My contract allowed three weeks time off for vacation. My wife had the same amount of time for her vacation. The only way we could take all three weeks at once was if it was in the winter. We went over our budget and looked for apartments for rent in Newport News VA that had lower rent than what we were paying. Our goal was to also lease a very small place someplace warm year round. Continue reading