https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=geVYIHOat5o I have the theme song for The Neverending Story stuck in my head now. Mortgage Guy™ emailed today and those two pesky accounts are still listing Mr. Brickie as an authorized user even though I took him off those accounts at the end of August. In case I haven't said, Mortgage Guy™ said that the letters the companies gave me … [Read more...] about The Neverending Closing #NaBloPoMo
I was telling my friend yesterday that I was so sure we would have to move into some awful sacrificial place because we were such failures I am having trouble getting comfortable in the new place. The bedroom is bigger than at the house. The kitchen has a better flow. The windows are all normal and not kissing the ceiling with a narrow dare to find decent … [Read more...] about A Week In The New Place
Mr. Brickie was breaking down (uninstalling? unbuilding?) the beds as we tried to figure out a new date to ask everyone to come by and help us move. We also went over moving truck options like U-Haul or renting a big truck from Enterprise and using that to move things. The biggest issue was the immediate (or near-immediate) need for my king-size mattress so I can sleep in … [Read more...] about Craigslist to the Rescue (I Hope)
We were totally planning on moving this Saturday and all we have done to this point has been to prepare for that and we were sad Mr. Brickie hasn't worked this week but it was also kind of a blessing in disguise because he's been able to paint and move things every day and gotten us a giant head start. When he called tonight from the apartment it was to let me know the … [Read more...] about A Wrench In The Works
It's a good day. The bathroom got a second coat of white paint so it looks brighter in there and the girls' room is painted. I had a chance to show Middle Sister the video and her eyes lit up, "It's the same color as our room now!" We told the kids we were going to paint the rooms the same colors (not just because we had leftover paint from all the rooms but, let's be … [Read more...] about The Girls’ Room – Painted!