Tag Archives: move countdown

how many days does it take to paint a door jam?

They are back again!  The memo said two days.  This is day FOUR!! Granted one coat of paint does not cover the dark brown.  But how do you run out of paint?  We are NOT even close to being the … Continue reading

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twenty-one days

Three weeks. 21 days. 504 hours. 30, 204 minutes…. That's about how long we have left on this lease. Sounds like a long time, but I know it is going to pass quickly. And there is way too much to … Continue reading

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licked by the taste of chicago

I think I got a mild case of sun poisoning from walking about in the 90+ degree heat today.  It was the final day of the Taste of Chicago, and we still had tickets. We went to grab lunch.  We … Continue reading

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mo ti va tion

I need some.  Want some.  Don't have much. There is something seriously wrong with me. I think I found something that makes laundry look like fun – PACKING!  That's correct, given the choice between going up to the laundry room … Continue reading

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baby steps

Packed my first box.  Shoes. Went through the last of my SWAG (you know, stuff we all get) from the How Design Conference I attended last June. It is becoming clear that we are going to need some place to … Continue reading

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today i will pack a box

So far no boxes packed on my part.  I am in the midst of frying up the last of the chicken.  I honestly do not know what possessed me to buy so much chicken! Okay, I do.  I thought that … Continue reading

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for real

Packing begins in earnest in the morning.  You have been warned. Last time we had over 200 boxes.  Also need to plan the actual move.  You know everything from where we are storing the stuff to reserving the elevator. And … Continue reading

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random much?

What does it mean when you get up at 7:30am and make Rice Krispie ™ treats? Maybe it is because I did TEN loads of laundry yesterday – and still am not finished.  Perhaps it is because they "fixed" the … Continue reading

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