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I am traveling nearly seven hundred miles with my wife and three-year-old daughter to the town where I grew up. Most of the Fuller family still lives in upstate New York, although there are some who moved even farther than … Continue reading

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Wanted: Cheap Architect, Designer, Construction Team, and Loan

First, the house should have turrets. Several turrets, from which things could be launched, fired, dropped, or spat. Please be sure to leave sufficient room for me to actually install cannons, trebuchets, Super Soakers, and so forth. Second, while those … Continue reading

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Well, let’s see how this goes.

I’m not the most organized person in the world. I’m probably not in the top third. But I have my own organization that makes sense to me. Packing for a move violates almost every sense of order that I have. … Continue reading

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Thinking outside, inside, next to, around, and other prepositions the box.

We’ve got lots of boxes, but I’m not sure it’s enough. We might need some kind of magic bag or portal. I don’t understand how one kitchen, albeit a large well-stocked one, can fit perfectly into its own space… but … Continue reading

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This week will be hectic.

Tonight, we spent time buying a new washer and dryer for the new house. Tomorrow, some unpacking (we haven’t done the full move) and some painting. Wednesday, moving most of Sage’s stuff (except what we need immediately). Thursday, some time … Continue reading

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The move begins.

Today (or technically yesterday because it’s now after midnight where I am), we started moving things into the new house. We had rented a storage unit and stuffed a bunch of things in it to help our current house “show” … Continue reading

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A short note to Sage.

We bought the new house today — the one where you’ll spend the first years you remember. I hope you remember it as fondly as I do the first house that I remember. More importantly today, thank you. After several … Continue reading

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