Let me tell you…what happens when you buy a house…

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Especially a house that has been vacant for a year or two in a somewhat wooded area. I know I have written in awhile. .but its time. We have been a bit busy.… Continue reading

What a huge difference!

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Carpets cleaned today!  I was so nervous…thinking we were not going to be able to save them. But WOW! We may actually get another year or two out of them. Thanks to Dan… Continue reading

Progress!

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I think… Good lord with the filth in this house! I cannot believe people actually were living in this home. I have scrubbed…and scrubbed and made myself sick with bleach and damn near… Continue reading

The Water is on!

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What started as a simple leak….. Has become….a four day leak chase repair adventure. We knew there might be problems. We hoped there wouldnt…but here we are. BUT WAIT! Its growing because… And… Continue reading

Two more days…

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And this nightmare will be over! We close on the house on Friday. Woohoo. We should be moved in by April.  I will miss the apt…ok..ill miss the pool. And…the low maintenance.  In… Continue reading

Finally!

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What a nightmare this house thing has been!   I don’t remember it being this hard before. I guess the rumors are true, about how tough lenders are being. But, we now have… Continue reading

So need a distraction…

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Right now. This whole house buying thing is driving me absolutely nuts. I dont remember it being this hard before.  Maybe its the economy or maybe its because I sold my old house… Continue reading

Lets try this again…

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For real this time! Hahaha. Yes,  our govt sucks at management. I still cannot believe anyone would want them running healthcare and insurance.  Think…DMV, USPS (before we nearly made them obsolete with fax… Continue reading

Our government sucks.

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And anyone who thinks that having these idiots run our healthcare is an absolute idiot. Every program that the gov’t runs is a disaster.  Corrupt and uses shady practices. I say this…becasue I… Continue reading

Getting so excited!

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Im trying not too. I said I wouldn’t. I didn’t want to jinx it. But this house…is awesome.  Except for the driveway.  Yes..the driveway sorta sucks but its not unbearable.  Granted..it needs some… Continue reading