Author Archives: Christine & Evan

Surfacing

I almost forgot how to log in and make a post here.  Bad, I know. Long story short: we moved in, found a flea problem and between that and my grad school classes it doesn’t look like much is being … Continue reading

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Finally, a house!

For us, the third time was the charm.  House #1 accepted our offer, and then the inspection revealed a LOT of expensive problems – an attic chock full of mold, a not terribly old but worthless roof, rotted decks, etc, … Continue reading

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Not for the Squeamish

The weekend before last was a real doozy.  The super abbreviated version is that Elliott got hurt at a friend’s house and had to go to the ER but they fixed his problem and now he’s fine. The long version … Continue reading

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Rollercoaster

Oh my things have been CRAZY. Summary: things are okay and our house is essentially sold. Long Story: Two weeks ago we were getting ready for our house to be listed on the MLS.  That sunday we noticed a few … Continue reading

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School Update

The boys are about 2/3 of the way done with this school year.  It’s hard to believe that PJ is almost done with Kindergarten and Elliott is going to be a 3rd grader soon.  Mostly because that makes me feel … Continue reading

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Moving On Up

Way back in 2011, I painted the biggest room in our house navy blue and gold. And then 6 months later we were moving to Portland. So then, let’s see….3 houses later…summer of 2015 (yes that is almost one move … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

I have been so bad at keeping up with this blog lately.  We just got back from spending Christmas and New Years in Arizona.  The boys met their cousin Cameron for the first time, which was fun.  They got in … Continue reading

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A very wet week!

I don’t know if you’ve seen on the news, but the Portland area has been getting a lot of rain lately.  In the city of Portland, they’ve gotten bout 6 inches of rain in the last 5 days.  I’m not … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!

2015: their idea, the best yet, methinks I was looking through my instagram and thinking i need to make another post re-capping a bunch of random fall-ish things.  On to November!

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Parent Teacher Conference Time!

Yesterday we had our first Parent-Teacher conferences of the year.  It’s always an interesting experience to hear things you already know combined with stuff about your kid that you don’t know.  In short, PJ is doing very well and is … Continue reading

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