Birthdays and Bowling

Tonight we went out for Nicole and Daniel’s birthdays. We started at a really good Mexican restaurant in Wilmington. While we were there, we ran into a sales rep from work and he bought pitchers of margaritas for our table! After we ate, we went bowling. But, on our way to the alley we stopped at Krispy Kreme for some…

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Getting Handy

We are now almost done with the second month in our house. It is still a work in progress. Here are a few of the things we have done since the last post. We had some nice Adirondack rocking chairs and a table built by a local wood shop. We are in the process of painting them. I’ll post a…

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Settling In

We have now been in our new home for a full month. We are slowly but surely getting settled and making the place our own. We have painted a few rooms, added some furnishings, and beginning to decorate for Halloween. In our bedroom, we changed out the dark brown blinds for nice white ones that can open from the top…

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One Week and One Hurricane

So, this Thursday we celebrated one week of being homeowners. Mother Nature decided to participate in that celebration by sending Hurricane Dorian. Spoiler Alert: we survived without any damage. It was a whole different feeling weathering a storm knowing we would be responsible for repairing any damages. Big thank you to my mom for helping me bring stuff from storage…

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Home Sweet Home

Well….we are gypsies no more. After a year and a half of traveling around the country, we have decided to make Southport, NC our permanent home. We started here as just another stop along the way. After being in Southport for a little bit of time we kind of fell in love with the town. So much so that we…

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