"The blinds were out of sorts in the front window," said Mrs. May, who didn't want to be identified.
May said she is a neat and tidy person, and the blinds were the first clue that something was amiss.
"He and I both said, 'Oh my God!' And this whole pane of glass ... was busted out," she said, as she described coming home with her husband.
The burglar stole a watch, a ring, a bracelet and a bottle of Jack Daniel's, but that was a small worry compared to what else she saw.
There were food containers in the sink that were taken out of their freezer, and the bed in their guest room was messed up.
"It was very bizarre. That's why I said it's so creepy to think that someone would come into your home and take the time to eat something and then lay down in your bed," she said.