Monthly Archives: June 2017

Thursday. Ipads!

Today is the only day this week I do not have any appointments.  By default, it’s a good day for that reason alone.  I’m cooling down after a particular irritating appointment yesterday.  Once I collect my thoughts, and calm down, … Continue reading

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Jobs and Children

I mentioned in my goals update that I am still actively job hunting.  I was.  I think I may have to pause it for awhile.  One of the “in-process” applications has finally updated to “closed” – I assume I was … Continue reading

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2017 Goals Check In

We’re now half way through 2017 already.   Time for a 2017 goals progress check in. 1.  Sell 3 vehicles.  Buy 1 reliable vehicle for DH.  75% Completed We sold two cars, and still have one more to go.  This is … Continue reading

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Rental House Update – Money Pit!

As soon as my post published about insurance covering all the water heater flood damage, were we hit with more bad news. First, my insurance adjuster is a liar.  Basically insurance isn’t covering every thing.  In fact, they’re barely covering … Continue reading

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Rental House ‘Flood’ Claim – Approved!

This week has been non-stop.  I’ve been single handedly dealing with the kids, several appointments, and the rental house saga.  Not to mention I still have to prep for DS2’s birthday party this weekend! I do have good news to … Continue reading

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Welcome Home…

We’re renting our old house to a family member.  Huge mistake, for so many reasons, but this one takes the cake.  Family member told us a couple days ago that they “thought” they heard dripping water under the kitchen sink. … Continue reading

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Road Trip Completed!

I survived our “vacation” and now I could use a vacation to make up for that “vacation”.  I painfully underestimated the difficulty my nearly two year old would bring.  We made the best of it, had a great time, very … Continue reading

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