Well, I plan to close on the house on Monday or Tuesday and leave for Pittsburgh, and then the Wild West. :-) I'm thoroughly excited; though not sure what to expect. My hope is to upload some before and after pictures of the house and then update the blog semi-regularly (bi-weekly?) while on the road with pictures.
Two quotes that come to mind at the moment:
From Mission Year (www.missionyear.org)
"Love God, Love People. Nothing else matters."
And as Robert Jordan: