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Bittersweet

by ChainedChrysalis

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6 days ago

Housing hell

ok so everyone knows buying a house is stressful. Despite having a few repairs the new house needed, and our closing was delayed a week due to paperwork. So far its been on. Till we go to close ...


July 31, 2020

Furnature shopping

We want something that feels grown up for once. Kinda fancy and put together. So we are going to buy a bedroom set. I know its an indulgence and something we dont have to have. T is getting a ref...


July 27, 2020

Sand dunes

We went to some sand dunes yesterday. Its a national park. In the middle of bumfuck prairie is HUGE sand dunes. At first we were all meh. Hundreds of people. Then i saw an “primitive road” Ie tr...


July 25, 2020

Massive blow up

Things finally came to a massive head with my sister.... It involved the cops and CPS threats and them getting kicked out.... Yeah it was bad. We close in a week. Please just let everything go sm...


July 22, 2020

Photography random

I went to cancel my adobe photoshop, and they gave me 2 months free on the plan lol. Right now im having a hard time justifying paying monthly when im not working. Its a bummer to loose photoshop...


July 21, 2020

Delays

I told the husband not to write about buying/closing a house on x date. Or even talk about the house. Lets just curse it lol. so the other shoe dropped. The seller wasnt supposed to list the hous...


July 17, 2020

Happy 6th Birthday

Little girl turns 6 today. Iev never been awesome at poetic writings about what a person means to me. So i dont even try. My baby is 6. Sometimes i cant believe shes so grown up and other times s...


July 14, 2020

Headdesk

We got my new computer screen in and he installs it. And it dosent work. I mean it figures! FFs. So he put our sons computer screen into my laptop so i can at least get online. I cant work. Its a...


July 11, 2020

Updates

Short update. my computer actually broke a few weeks ago after my last update. The LCD panel broke and ive been waiting on a replacement. My spinning wheel replacement part came in, was messed ...


June 30, 2020

Sigh

House inspection was today. Turns out it needs a new hvac. There is the shoe we were waiting on. So now we have to get the seller to fix that before we can go forward. There is some water damage/...


June 25, 2020

Tile

So now that we are under contract. Im looking at upgrade options. Sure the house is freshly remodeled. But they put in white cabinets. So i can paint them. Im thinking uppers cream and lowers gre...


June 24, 2020

Eeep

Husband says the property up in Alaska has had some nibbles from buyers. Pray that our property sells fast. We could REALLY use that money!


June 24, 2020

Offer

Offer accepted. We are now pending and under contract. Have to do a house inspection, septic line inspection, roof ect. That is going to run us 1K. Kinda wish that was the sellers job to take c...


June 23, 2020

An offer

We are putting in an offer tonight on a house we viewed today. Its a bit small, but has a huge shed and a fenced yard. Its 1.3 acres and a third is fenced. So it will be good for the dogs and cri...


June 22, 2020

The great house hunt

Anyone who has ever looked at a house knows how fun. Um SHITTY this is. Holy crap. Not only is my city one of the fastest growing in the nation according to some census report crap online. But it...


June 15, 2020

The birthdays

Yesterday Co turned 13. Hes a big boy, almost 6 ft tall and hes my do everything right kid. I did everything with him the way i wanted, got the birth i wanted, nursed till three. parented the way...


June 12, 2020

The Harli program

I announced today my harli program. Our babies were born today. Tamora had 12 kits. 8 alive, 4 doa. She had harlis, and 6 solids. Which translated to live babies for 3 harlis and 4 solids. Well...


Ive been needing to write but havent really had the push to do it. Im exhausted still and it makes me just veg out. No amount of sleep helps this tired. I ate some fresh beef from Angus tonight,...


May 25, 2020

One step closer

You know that person you want to be. Every step you take, make sure you are taking one step closer to her (him). Setbacks happen. But you have to look forward and make sure EVERY step is moving c...


May 23, 2020

Blog sites?

I want to make a blog that is more public. Where i can attract and teach more about my fiber arts to people who are searching for that information. Not that i would stop writing here, but more li...


May 14, 2020

Sweet 16

My oldest son B turns 16 today. Its hard to think of having a child as old as 16 when i havent had one yet lol. Every time he gets older it almost surprises me as to how he keeps getting older! ...


May 12, 2020

City life Reimagined

I almost miss my farm in Alaska. In a way i had more to do there. Here Ive got… city living re-imagined lol. I had my critter chores, my garden chores, house crap. I almost miss it all. I miss th...


May 09, 2020

Broken

My 8 year old L was playing on the hoverboard. After being told several times not to play in the house on it. So he falls. hits the table on the way down. Broke his arm really well. The bones are...


May 08, 2020

The mask ordeal

Im making masks and have sold a couple. Im going super cheap on them because its hard enough having to wear them in so many stores… I had to go to costco ( only place with my stupid dog food) so ...


May 05, 2020

The only contest

So i do one photo contest a year. Its free, its anonymous and its voted on by the public. Meaning you can go spend HOURS voting like me haha. There are a ton of categories and you pick your fav o...


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