(This post got lost in draft-land for a few weeks…sorry!!!) Yep, I’ve been “living” here for a while, but it’s been somewhat of a sad existence. Confined to one drafty room shared with a dog that was impossible to keep clean, cooking with nothing but a microwave and single burner camp stove, eating lots and LOTS of prepackaged food – hey, I even discovered how to make hamburger helper in the microwave – and the dreadful walk upstairs through filth to shower. Come to think of it, it wasn’t that different from college. But forget all that, because I made it! As promised, Thanksgiving weekend was move-in weekend for me! The storage unit is totally cleaned out and closed, most of my stuff is in the house, and the rest of my stuff is in the addition – where I used to reside. Continue reading
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Hello readers! No, I didn’t abandon you, this blog, or my house. Rather, I’ve been working on a special surprise to share with you. Over the past few silent weeks we’ve been diligently plugging away at my second floor bathroom – a required room for me to move in. I was going to share the updates and progress as we neared completion, but I decided it’d be more fun to hold off and give a big reveal. Today’s the day for that reveal! Be prepared to weep at the beauty and seethe with jealousy at my wonderful, magnificent bathroom. The first complete room in my house. Continue reading
The same principle applies to man, otherwise he too will sink back into the soft ground and becomes swallowed up by the world of illusion. – Sai Baba
So, we had some work done on the basement. Let me remind you of what it looked like when we started this adventure.