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Showing posts from July, 2003

Leaks, mysterious leaks

what are the odds??? seriously! i don't want pity or anything, i just really want to know these odds. and i might need to start playing the lottery. what are the odds of having two totally unrelated leaks in two separate ceilings, with water pouring through, neither of which is rain water??????? pretty wild? well add to that we actaully do have two roof leaks but they're contained in buckets and are not in any way related to these ceiling issues! that is just messed up! yeah, we have another water leak. last one, the cracked bathroom pipe, is fixed. beautiful faux painted tin ceiling, it's wonderful. today we found another. two rooms away, no pipes above it. fortunately not as devastating as the last, which was hours of a waterfall though the house, twice. this one was just enough water to weaken the plaster and come through. fortunately the carpet is already up and directly under it was a box of magazines that contained the water (plus a neglected house plant th

Where do babies come from?

so, today we visited with my sister-in-law whose baby is due in 3 weeks. i told my 3-yr-old josh that he'd have a new cousin to play with very soon. he said where ? he's in her belly now, but will come out soon. he walks around her studying her very large belly and says did you eat it ??? ahhh, what fun! now, how to scrap that one???