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Friday, November 17, 2017      3 comments

I did a little research today and discovered the reason for some of my hormone crazyness...Hey, estrogen is stored in (and created by) body fat. When you start burning the fat it releases the stored estrogen and can cause your hormones to go all... Read more
Friday, November 17, 2017      4 comments

Todays purge included the remaining pieces of our bedroom set. So yeah, we are sleeping on mattresses on the floor for the next 3 weeks. And our clothes are living in laundry baskets. I couldnt pass up the gal who was willing to buy it all. They... Read more
Thursday, November 16, 2017      1 comments

In my rabbit hole of pet searching I totally forgot to record a HUGE NSV. I was making dinner when a friend messaged me, frantic, that her hubby was in the ER with a collapsed lung and her dad was 1.5 hours away, could we watch her daughter? Wel... Read more
Wednesday, November 15, 2017      2 comments

Now that we have this house thing mostly figured out (inspection is tomorrow) what should we be looking into next? How about a dog. I have been without a dog for 7+ years. With moving to an area that is more populated than ours, and will be diff... Read more
Tuesday, November 14, 2017      6 comments

Home inspection is Wed. Should be fine. We don't expect to find anything. If it all checks out, closing on Dec 8 or 12. Depends when the title company has an opening. So my goal is to pack 2-3 boxes per day as I can. I got 2 packed up toda... Read more
Sunday, November 12, 2017      6 comments

THEY ACCEPTED OUR OFFER! we are still contingent on the inspection. But we will have a place to move. And it's great. Our goal for Sunday is to spend some time with the kids and do some family stuff and also move a few things to my parents hous... Read more
Saturday, November 11, 2017      11 comments

Fingers crossed.....we put in an offer today. It wasn't the house hubby saw yesterday. I feel like that one could work, but we threw one more in to look at that is new to the market. They have an open house today too. I'm hopeful they will accep... Read more
Saturday, November 11, 2017      2 comments

Ive never really been a fan of roller coasters, and that includes the emotional ones. Last night I allowed myself to be crabby and upset. Earlier in the day I did in fact cry. Not necessarily because we lost out on a house but because this week ... Read more
Thursday, November 09, 2017      2 comments

Ive realized over the last few days that I have been really slacking on following up or even just visiting other spark pages to thank all of you who take the time to read my blog. I've gotten pretty wrapped up in my going ons that I dont take th... Read more
Thursday, November 09, 2017      6 comments

Well, we are doing it. We are putting an offer in. Well, as long as there is a way we can add a bathroom. And I believe there is. We will see it to be sure we can add the bathroom and then go for it. If that doesnt work, we are stuck renting. An... Read more
Tuesday, November 07, 2017      6 comments

The search for a home continues. We have quite a few more rental options in one of the other areas we were looking for homes, so that is our fall back plan. We are still discussing a house that we liked, but needs a bathroom installed in the bas... Read more
Monday, November 06, 2017      5 comments

Today's decluttering was in the garage. I got two shelves cleaned off and packed up. The shelves are disassembled. I just have to figure out how to get the shelves to stay together long enough to tape them. OH, maybe I can stack them together on... Read more
Pleasant Valley Sunday
Sunday, November 05, 2017      5 comments

We had a lovely brunch with some awesome friends today. Bacon, eggs, cheese, and sour cream (they ate them in tortillas, we ate them in their natural glory! They also offered to watch the kids while we did some house looking with our realt... Read more
Its Saturday Night
Saturday, November 04, 2017      10 comments

I hadn't really thought about the implications of needing to buy work out clothes for cold weather until others pointed it out on my blog from yesterday. Yes, that is a NSV!! I have never made an actual plan for workouts in the colder weather, l... Read more
Finally Friday
Friday, November 03, 2017      7 comments

Well, we accepted the offer. We will need to find a place to rent really soon, so we aren't staying in one room at my parents or homeless. I had a pretty awesome NSV today. I decided to go out for a walk this evening. I went to put o... Read more

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