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Archive for November, 2006

Upsizing and Downsizing

Tuesday, November 28th, 2006

The drive south was mostly uneventful. We made the obligatory stop at the Madonna Inn for lunch and took pictures of the bathroom (go there and you’ll understand). We made great time until we hit Santa Barbara, but still got to our friends’ Harry & Randy in time for dinner. We stayed for their fantastic […]

Leaving the Capital

Tuesday, November 21st, 2006

Moving Days start tomorrow. We’ll take the slow route – down 101 – rather than I-5 simply because we’ve never driven it before. The plan is to spend the night and part of Thanksgiving with some friends in LA then go to San Diego that evening. So we’re leaving the ‘gay capital’ of the USA. […]

Calendars, cars, and more paperwork

Wednesday, November 15th, 2006

Another week of FedExing papers, but I think we’re finally done. We signed, sent and wire-transferred what we think is the last document today. This time next week and we’ll be in southern California (staying with friends in LA actually). I’m really looking forward to fixing up a new place. I was planning to wait […]

What a Blur

Sunday, November 5th, 2006

What a blur – we’ve been printing, signing, scanning and e-mailing documents for the last two weeks, but I think we’re a few papers away from closing on the condo in San Diego. The current plan is to move in two weeks and three days. The reality of moving is starting to hit me. From […]