Archive for December, 2001

We’re in! Everything seemed to

Monday, December 17th, 2001 by Ian

We’re in! Everything seemed to go okay. The move happened Saturday, and we just about have the boxes unpacked. I’m actually sitting watching TV for the first time in a couple days. I am definately exhausted, so is Shel. We’ll get some pictures up on the site soon.

So, we get the house

Thursday, December 13th, 2001 by Ian

So, we get the house tomorrow at noon. The house here is a shambles (not really that bad, just all packed up). We’re moving the house on Saturday, so tomorrow will be just cleaning the new house and getting it ready. Not much else to add…we’re very tired…

I forgot to mention that

Friday, December 7th, 2001 by Ian

I forgot to mention that we have a new computer at home now. It’s a P4, 1.7 GHz. The home web site will be down for a little bit (probably until after the move) while I get things set back up.

Well, we’ve been to the

Friday, December 7th, 2001 by Ian

Well, we’ve been to the lawyers and everything is signed. We’re good to go on December 14, 2001! Yay! There is a bit of a story having to do with the lawyers. The bank had quoted us with a payout penalty of $2000 to close our old mortgage, but when we got to the lawyers the documents had a $5000 penalty! Yikes! Three grand is a fair whack of cash. So, stress levels rose, tension was palpable, you know. I did get the bank to capitulate. The manager told me the bank would have to cover the difference if they insisted that it was $5000. So, hopefully that’s the end of that and we can keep on with the stress of packing up our lives into little cardboard boxes….