Monthly Archives: October 2013

turning a house into a home

The silence around here means that I have been busy – busy with work, busy with the house, and I spent a good week busily getting ready for P.  Yes, that is right, my darling husband flew all the way … Continue reading

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a week in

I have now been in the house for a week and I am loving it.  I guess I had not really realized just how much not having a home and the process of searching for a home were weighing on … Continue reading

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a marketing we will go

Yesterday, after a long day at work and the 30 minutes it took me to drive 6 miles because of an accident, I was just happy to get home.  That happiness turned to elation when, as I was driving down … Continue reading

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lighting

I am really loving settling into the new home.  Today I was even more giddy than usual to leave work — I wanted to rush out of there to get home and just sit and be in my home. Tonight, … Continue reading

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working out the kinks

Moving into a house that was once owned by other peoples necessitates changing critical things.  It means changing alarm codes, garage codes, and locks.  Thankfully the owners left the manuals for most things.  However, the manuals weren’t much help.  Youtube … Continue reading

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storage no more

Holy Sh*t!!!  We have a house!!! Friday night when I received the keys from our amazing relators, I was giddy beyond all imagination. So that night I borrowed a blanket and a pillow and camped out on the floor of … Continue reading

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christmahanakwanza in October

My excitement about moving into the new house continues to build. I stayed extra late at the office tonight to get work done so that I will have nothing on my plate for the weekend aside from moving into the … Continue reading

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homeowner

Today we bought a house.  Truly, today I signed for the house.  With P out of the country for a few more months, I was the one who did all of the signing, which also included signing for him.  This … Continue reading

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