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Our new home


Monday, November 12, 2012

Hi ya'll,

Just an update on us. We closed on our new home Thursday evening. Makes it
so nice, because it is only 3 doors West of where we live now.
The house is larger than this one, and by the way we have rented for 12 years,
but this is a first time purchase for both of us.
Just think on that........a permanent home for us.

The new house has 2 Bedrooms, 2 full baths, of course kitchen, and a laundry
room, PLUS a den for the computers, and a dining area with a stained glass light
fixture, hardwood floor in the living room and dining room, with a fireplace and
built in bookcase. And, closets out of this world......YAY............
the small bedroom is more than twice as big as the small bedroom here.

A large yard with one tree in the back which is at least 5 feet around its' girth,
and last but not least, a 2 VEHICLE GARAGE, which.........is large enough to ride
the HARLEYS in one door and turn around to point out the other door, and my
truck will go in there, but Davids' truck is too big to go in the doors, both from
height and width...........poor baby...............so eventually, we will put up one
of those awning things for him to park under.

We are donating a lot of stuff, throwing lots away, gotta lighten the load.

So you know what I am doing this week, packing-packing-packing.......
...we have
a crew lined up to move the heavy stuff, and the neighbors across the street, the
2 brothers we befriended and help out, they load the trucks and then unload them.
Stuff does tend to accumulate................LOL
So now ya'll know where I have been.............

Blessings,
Darlene
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Member Comments About This Blog Post:
ALASKAN 12/15/2012 6:39PM

    IT'S GOOD TO HAVE A NEW HOME AND ALL THE EXTRA SPACE, BUT ALL THAT CLEANING WILL BE LIKE A JOB. IT WILL KEEP YOU BUSY TOO AND HAVING A LAUNDRY ROOM IS A PLUS.NOW YOU CAN RELAX AND ENJOY IT TOO. YOU CAN EAT BY THE FIREPLACE AND WATCH IT GLOW. I LIKE MINE(HOUSE) AND HAVE ROOM FOR MY SON WHEN HE COMES IN FOR A VISIT. BUT IT'S NOT THAT OLD, B/C HE LIVED HERE WITH ME BEFORE HE MOVED OUT.

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ILOVEROSES 11/27/2012 8:47AM

    Congrats on your own new emoticon to you and David! May you enjoy living there for a long time. We've been in this home for 32 years and it's a bit too big for us now that the girls have moved out over 17 years ago. DS is still living here. About time he went on his own.

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REJOHNSON3 11/21/2012 11:23AM

    Congratulations, Darlene! You deserve it! You have worked hard for this to happen, and you made it happen. Good luck to you in your new home.

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SANDYMAE3 11/17/2012 8:43PM

    isnt god good? if you wait long enough he will provide one way or the other. enjoy your new home. im sure enjoying mine. although im a bit jealous you have a fire place. haha but then do you have a deck? lol

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MOUNTAINS2CLIMB 11/16/2012 11:48PM

    enjoy your new home Darlene!!

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PEPPYPATTI 11/15/2012 10:07PM

    I am so happy for you! Wishing you many years of happiness in your new home!
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ISAWAPUTTYTAT 11/14/2012 3:14PM

    congrats it is about time you had some happiness ya know? Ihope you enjoy your new home. and again congrats.

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MUMSKI 11/14/2012 12:14PM

    I am so glad for you Darlene, it sounds just lovely. I hope you will be very happy there. emoticon

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BANKER-CHUCK 11/13/2012 10:39AM

    emoticon on your new home. It is a great since of well-being to won you own place. I hav had a 2 car garage for the past 25 years but never had room for a car. But I do have room for my bike.
Enjoy your new home and if I were there I would help you move. (I could use the exercise)

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BUGLET- 11/13/2012 10:01AM

    It sounds great. I'm happy for you guys. I blessed our house. I like feeling blessed. I've been trying to get rid of some of my things. I took a ton of stuff to the thrift store that helps battered women. I have more to do in the hallway linen closet but it's darker there and my eyesight is bad so I will have to force myself to just do it. May God bless your new house and may you get much joy from having it...Hugs, Bug emoticon emoticon emoticon

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MIDROAD 11/13/2012 9:22AM

    That's so wonderful. May you be blessed and happy in your new home!

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ARW715 11/13/2012 9:04AM

    Congratulations! I hate moving, but I envy the opportunity to sort and toss everything.

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CAKAROO 11/13/2012 6:18AM

    congrats on the new home!

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GLAMNGLOWDIVA 11/13/2012 1:13AM

    Congratulations Darlene on your own home. I know how wonderful you are feeling, it's a big deal to do that. Good luck with the packing.

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GRANNYSUE9 11/12/2012 11:06PM

    Congratulations Darlene! I am excited for you and having your own home! There is nothing like a move to help get rid of all the junk. We need to act like we are moving. We bought this house 20 yrs ago (doesn't seem like that long) and we have really accumulated a lot of stuff. Enjoy your new home and may God bless you with many happy years living there.

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JUNEBUG1944 11/12/2012 10:05PM

    How wonderful! I wish you and David the best in your new home. Enjoy it!
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FITWITHIN 11/12/2012 9:10PM

    Congratulations! emoticon

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