Several years ago, lots of folks were pressuring me into buying a house. At the time, I was a die-hard renter and saw no reason to change my ways.
But, over time, these well-intentioned people chipped away at my reserve, and about five years ago I took the plunge.
I can't remember who exactly spoke the magic words that made me decide to become a homeowner. And as I sit here today, that's probably a good thing for them.
Let me tell you about my weekend.