Tuesday, July 7, 2009

time sure does go quickly!

Tues June 30th - B went to work, I continued prepping the house & putting stuff aside that we didn't want the movers to pack [ie, my chonies oh, & clothes too].

Weds July 1st - movers show up a little after 8, pack all our stuff up but leave our beds for one last night.

Thurs July 2nd - everything we own except a few boxes [& my chonies] go on the moving truck, the house is EMPTY. we didn't even think of bringing the air mattress up from SD house, but luckily R let us borrow his.

Fri July 3rd - a blur

Sat July 4th - took a break & went over to R's in the afternoon to hit the pool, then went to a BBQ. we ate like ranch-hands after living out of a ice chest for 2 weeks. went over to another friend's house to light up our leftover fireworks from the previous year. um, yeah, fireworks were confiscated again. but this time they weren't ours, they had some really good stuff!

Sun July 5th - another blur

Mon July 6th - worked our asses off like you would not believe. we handed over the keys to the new tenant about 10pm then had a 3 hour drive ahead of us. we stayed in close contact the entire drive knowing we were both completely exhausted. we arrived a little after 1am. there was a box from cox (communications) at the front door & i started reciting dr suess's box with a gox story & giggling, delirium had set in.

Tues July 7th - movers arrived shortly after 7am to unload all our stuff. by noon the truck was empty & quite a bit had been unpacked. the house was a mess & there was no point in having them continue to unpack when everything needed to be washed or wiped down so we let them go.


  1. Wow it sounds like it's been a hectic couple of weeks for you guys! I'm in the process of preparing to mood too... boo.

  2. Hey, of course I remember you. Why didn't you tell me you had a blog?!? Cool! Now I can keep up with ya. Thanks for the well wishes.

  3. moving = no fun, even when you know it's for the better. i told B they're gonna have to bomb this house to get me out of it now!

    J - you inspired me, what can i say?


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