Monthly Archives: August 2004

An index of the last week of my life, including future implications of my new housing: Number of rooms in house to paint: 7 Minimum coats of paint (including primer over original oil-based paint): 3 Date we could officially start painting: August 26 Date we had to move all of our junk into new place: […]

The Fellowship of the Renovation/Moving Process Starring: A cast of unbeliveable friends and allies who sacrificed their time and energies in order to accomplish one daunting task in a matter of only a few days. Scene: Becky/Marc/Ang: We will prime/paint/pack/and move into this house, though we do not know how we will accomplish all of […]

Arrrr, I’m a pirate! Well, at least temporarily. On a whim, I decided to try and see if there were any wireless networks in my area — and lo and behold — there are!! So while I’m on a desperately weak signal, at least there is one … so I can get in my fix […]

Alack and alas… I’m without Internet access until September 2nd. I’ll try to sneak off to campus to post, but that will all depend if I can navigate my way out of my box-ridden dwelling. Play nice, miss my rantings, and I’ll be back sooner rather than later. (it is the RNC convention this week […]

Me and Ang, the forewomen of the ne’er ending house project Oy. House painted, check! All belongings packed and moved? Not yet. But at least we’ll have a pretty house to come home to. Moving on Sunday, Sunday, Sunday! Regular blog postings sometime after Mondayish? You’ll have a great photopage of before and after pictures […]

You know I must be tired if I’m too exhausted and discouraged to even blog. This project is one that keeps growing and growing — and we’re not even halfway done. Many thanks to those that came out to help. Without y’all we’d still be there painting. night. (p.s. I’ve got 5 gmail invitations. Leave […]

free enneagram test Type Seven The Enthusiast The busy, productive type. Sevens are extroverted, optimistic, versatile, and spontaneous. Playful, high-spirited, and practical, they can also misapply their many talents, becoming over-extended, scattered, and undisciplined. They constantly seek new and exciting experiences, but can become distracted and exhausted by staying on the go. They typically have […]