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Robyn- Happy Birthday!!!
I started at a new company this past week so I have been in training in SD and locally. It's going really well, just intense to start with. This weekend I got to hang out with some friends and now I'm relaxing and trying to…
This weekend will be spent doing laundry and getting the house in order. I start a two-week training on Tuesday and only get to come home on the weekend. Hopefully there will be some fun mixed in there as well.
Robyn- Good luck to your SIL. Hopefully baby stays comfy a while longer.
My weekend was fun especially since DH got it off. On Friday we went to SD and went bar hopping with my Sister and BIL. Saturday I went wine tasting with a friend and Sunday w…
I will have to check out that series. I just finished re-reading The Tea Rose, by Jennifer Donnelly. Both this one and the sequel Winter Rose are really good.
I just added that to my goodreads. I have been reading …
Why in the world is my avatar a chefs hat??? Umm, I can't cook for anything plus I liked my ladybug.
Nonsense! You're practically a chef!
ha ha. Now my avatar is a pregnant lady, so now I want the chefs hat back.
I just started Charmed Thirds by Megan McCafferty. It is the third in the series and a complete fun read. The first started her as a junior in high school and now in college. How about you?
Ivy is adorable!!
We bought our first home in February and the biggest things I learned was to calculate out mortgage (principal and interest), property taxes, any extra taxes like Mello Roo's, HOA (if you have one), insurance, and possibly specialty insurance depend…
Our plan is to pay off our mortgage within 5-7 years instead of 30. The security is a big one for us, and would give us the comfort of me staying home with kids. We could do other things with the money, but it is about our comfort level for us.
Build up 3 month EF
Save up half of the money needed for 2012 Italy trip
Establish DH's 401K (employer going to start offering some sort of match)
Pay at least 3 extra mortgage payment to try to get rid of PMI
Was sick all last week from the flu and somewhere in there I got pneumonia so no Thanksgiving or pie or shopping. Dr says it should be another week till I am feeling better.
I hope you feel better soon!
The weekend was so nice. We went to Thanksgiving at my sister's in-laws and my family and both Grandma's were there. Friday we got the house all decorated and lounged around. Saturday was thanksgiving with my in-laws. Sunday we got and decorated our…