After what has felt like EONS of waiting, we finally closed on our house yesterday!! We’re getting things done quickly to make up for lost time – our move date is Saturday! Good thing our house was pretty mostly packed up before Sadie came! It’s going to be a big change living in Long Island […]

Moving Limbo

I’ve heard that house closings are a pain. Hell, I’ve even heard that they’re awful. But I don’t think that anything really prepared me for how ridiculous it actually is. Especially when you’re 9 1/2 months pregnant. The bank is a major player in our problems (as one might expect).  You’d think that expressing repeatedly […]

The largest check I’ve ever written

We bought a house!! {img} That’s right, as if having a baby weren’t enough of a life change, we went and signed the contract to buy a house!!  We’ll be moving to Long Island, and I can’t wait!  I lived there when I went to college, so I am pretty used to it, but it’ll […]


We’re moving!!!!! YAAAAAAYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY!!!!! It happened kind of fast, but our good friends Anita and Adam (HI NEIGHBORS!) had an apartment in their building become available, and told us about it, we went and saw it, and put down the deposit this week. YAYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY. So no, no house for us just yet, BUT we are moving […]

"Mm I’m movin’ out, mm oo oo uh huh mm hm"

Ok the title of the post is from the Billy Joel song “Movin’ Out”, and I swear, I copied that exactly from the lyrics page. Wow what a weekend! Friday night started with Dave and I have the most amazing dinner at MacMenamin’s Grill in New Rochelle. My parents had given us money to go […]