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Old 08-31-2014, 10:12 AM   #1
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Haven't forgotten all of my DC family. Life has gotten a little crazy for us...overwhelming.

We've moved from our home of 15 years. NEVER DOING IT AGAIN...EVER. I'm way too old and creaky.

Our new home is in town, about 9 minutes from the "Keeping her happy" farm in Brenham, TX. It's a custom home built in 1960 in the craftsman style. The link is to the marketing photos. The house is the same but the furnishings have changed. 703 W Third Brenham, TX 77833

We are just getting settled and have spent every minute of our free time working on various things in the house. I spent a lot of time fixing the backyard fountain yesterday. Today is all about hanging the framed art and other decorations.

DD Mandy is getting married in a few months and is currently occupying our guest house where she and her new husband will reside following the wedding until they can purchase a home of their own. The surrounding DRAMA keeps us on our toes...seven white horses and a carriage...really????
Not gonna happen princess.

My occupation/job just keeps growing all the time. In addition to my previous duties, I now manage infrastructure for two data centers. One of these is in Houston and the other is in the midwest.

I check in when I can but don't have lots of time to surf the net.

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Old 08-31-2014, 10:38 AM   #2
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Good to see you again. Congrats on the new home and your DD's coming wedding.
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Old 08-31-2014, 10:58 AM   #3
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Good to see you again. Congrats on the new home and your DD's coming wedding.
What a beautiful home. Best wishes for you and your family.

Seven white horses? As my 2nd DH would say, "Sure, and the horse you rode up on." Keep your sense of humor on that one.

BTW, the oats are extra.
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Old 08-31-2014, 11:24 AM   #4
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Beautiful home and the kitchen looks as though you could whip up a right smart acceptable bunch of vittles there. I love the back screened-in porch/deck area. I could live there.

Best wishes with the upcoming wedding. How 'bout a small punkin, some tiny white mice and a magic wand?! That might do the trick.
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Old 08-31-2014, 11:38 AM   #5
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Beautiful home and the kitchen looks as though you could whip up a right smart acceptable bunch of vittles there. I love the back screened-in porch/deck area. I could live there.

Best wishes with the upcoming wedding. How 'bout a small punkin, some tiny white mice and a magic wand?! That might do the trick.
Good one Katie! Thanks for the belly laugh.
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Old 08-31-2014, 12:20 PM   #6
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Old 08-31-2014, 12:28 PM   #7
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Good one Katie! Thanks for the belly laugh.
Any time, Addie.

However, my idea did seem to be the obvious solution to his dilemma.
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Beautiful home, .40! Congrats on that and the upcoming wedding!
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Hey, .40! Thank for keeping us posted. I love your new house.
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Good to see you! I love that screened-in porch. Good luck with the wedding and congrats on the new house
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