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January 19th, 2018 – Passed Electrical, Blew out a tire

On the good news front, the electrical rough inspection for the Au Pair suite. Moving forward. On the downside, Beth was trying to park just outside our house and tore out a tire on this protruding gutter. There went the […]

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January 18th, 2018 – I suck at putting swim caps on

Just ask my daughter, Grace. Of course, she has me do it, for the first time, 1 minute before she has to start swimming. Ouch! Ouch! Ouch!

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January 17th, 2018 – HVAC is almost done

Yep, that’s right. We almost have heat back and the au pair suite is one step closer to being ready.

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January 16th, 2018 – Back to Work. Back to School

It feels like the year has finally begun. We’re faced with the first week of school and work that’s not defined by a snow day or a holiday. MLK day is over.

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January 15th, 2018 – MLK Day. Lest we forget.

It’s meant to be a day of service. Unfortunately, the country was still debating whether President Trump said “shithole” or “shithouse” when referring to African countries and Haiti.

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January 14th, 2018 – A Proud Husband

My perfect wife has not had good skiing experiences in the past. This weekend she overcame them and was skiing down green runs with grit and determination. Our children went from zero to snowboarding in one weekend too!

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January 13th, 2018 – Skiing and Snowboarding as beginners

What a fantastic day. The kids hit snowboard school and we hit ski school. We all had great fun and make progress! The high temp was only 14F and the wind was 25mph. COLD! Things that really worked: The JFBB […]

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January 12th, 2018 – First Ski Trip and its 65F and Raining

That’s right. Despite the fact it hasn’t been above freezing for 4 weeks, the weekend we decided to take our first ski lessons it’s 65F and raining. At least we’re only 2 hours from home.

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