What I’m doing now

Last updated September 17, 2022

Investing 💸

I‘m lowering my dollar-cost averaging amount to start putting money into real estate again.

Speculation: With mortgage rates increasing and property values starting to decrease, the opportunities in the coming year will come from buying heartland real estate with cash.

“Don’t you love New York in the fall?” 🍂

The heat wave has passed, and we’ll have four weeks of 72-degree days.

We went to the US Open recently (and saw Coco Gauff), followed by Into the Woods on Broadway a few days later (⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️). Next up: a day-long walk through Central Park.

Here's the journal entry I wrote last October at the peak of NYC fall:

October 19, 2021

Mood: 😃

Now playing: “The Dark” by Sungazer

Today is a very good day. I feel cheerful and full, rested and relaxed. I slept well and got plenty of hours. My head is buzzy with that feeling I had on Sunday when I walked through Central Park. Maybe it’s helped by the good-smelling candle burning on the counter. That buzzy feeling is becoming more prevalent lately, and it’s a very welcome feeling.

Reading 📚

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