big power outage…

Friday, June 29th and Saturday June 30th were "m0ving days" moving truck was rented, help was confirmed...Friday night was fill the truck as much as possible night and first thing Saturday make trip one of two trips. Friday night at 10:30 a big ol' storm rolled thru Maryland knocking the power out -- and as … Continue reading big power outage…

moving truck rented…

house is about 70% packed. kitchen is last to be packed, to be done over a few days this week. very last week of June the house will be mostly empty and will probably echo. i'm excited, i'm nervous, i'm ready to get away from the woman that owns the house.

true Courtney fashion…

About this time almost a few years ago the BF and I were sitting having dinner in Long Beach and discussing the future.  During that discussion -- the decision to make the cross-country move was set in stone.  (technically, our discussion happened June 1st, so more than a few days ago) June 2nd I let … Continue reading true Courtney fashion…

radio and knitting silence…

With the impending moving quickly approaching I'm finding myself less inclined to knit -- unfortunate, but true.  My plan for this weekend is to get a full tally of what is in inventory and then put most everything in clearance at The Yarn Cabinet and start fresh once we've moved. Our lease is up at … Continue reading radio and knitting silence…

mani – pedi time…

I used to be all shades of girly when it came to only a few things.  My nails.  My toes. And my hair. As i've gotten older (holy shit -- did I really just say that?) i've started to let go of some of those things.  once i turned 30 and I saw that I … Continue reading mani – pedi time…

little pieces of home…

one of my favorite people of all time is coming my way next week.  Joe is coming, and i can't wait.  i've been on the east coast now for 6 months -- it seems like it's been longer than that which is a good thing right? -- without a trip back home.  holidays came and … Continue reading little pieces of home…

setting up my own office…

i decided this week that i was going to finally get my yarn room/office up and running.  Iwith my determination in place, I trudged all the computer stuff from down in the basement (by the 61 inch television) into my 10x10 office/yarn room.  Now I have a window to view the outside, plus a tv … Continue reading setting up my own office…