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Unpacking update – Part 2

I’m a day late updating the unpacking progress. I wish I was a WEEK late, that way I might actually have decent progress to report! In all fairness I have unpacked quite a few boxes, there’s just so MANY of them that … Continue reading

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My birthday present has arrived

Tonight the largest truck I think this street has ever seen, stopped outside our house to drop off my birthday present. He came all the way from Melbourne with it and was extremely chirpy that I was his last job. … Continue reading

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When things go Kaplooee

There are no pretty pics in this post. No bad ones either. And for that you will thank me if you continue to read to see what this post is about. I had just posted those two posts last night, getting … Continue reading

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Visions, real and imagined

It may currently look like this on the inside. But I have such a clear picture of what I want for each space in this cute little house. There are moments though when I can’t see or FEEL my vision … Continue reading

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Tiny progress in tiny’s room

I’ve ordered blinds for bubba’s room so that we can move her in there now that the neighbour’s backyard works have ended and there is no longer any noise at the back of the house. She’s been in the guest … Continue reading

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Unpacking update

Yeah. I have none. There has been very little progress since we moved in almost a week ago. The first four days in the house, I spent back in the unit, wrapping that up, cleaning and all the whatnots. So even … Continue reading

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Moving house

Tomorrow is the day. We’re leaving the unit for our first house. Which obviously means… packing. Since this is the Intrawebs, and both of our mothers read this space of ours, I won’t disclose exactly how I feel, with the … Continue reading

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Floorboard teaser

The install started today so I had to go out to the house tonight to have a look. It was quite messy, the poor trades had no idea I would pop in to check up on them (hey, for that … Continue reading

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Bye bye carpet

I’ve been logging all that carpet and underlay back to our unit in our car, roll by roll, because we have free “large household garbage” pickup in our current council but not in the council where the house is located. Cheapskates? … Continue reading

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