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The fight continues...

Well last night after doing much remodeling we were too tired to go to Foodland and retrieve more traps. But we did have one trap left in our stash. So we set that trap, even though I'm sure we will need many many more. We cleaned more and more and then went to bed. Suprised […]
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NOT FOR THE WEAK STOMACHS!!

Please avert your eyes if you have a weak stomach, or have just eaten from L & L's. (just kidding) Well after my last blog, we were set out to kill and I mean KILL...some rats. Phase 1 - clean house, only letting the scent of food come from traps..(see phase 2). Phase 2 - […]
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Ratatouille

A few days ago when I was cleaning my cupboards I found lots of evidence of rat life. They chewed through two of my tupperwares to get to my bran and flour. The next night they chewed through our rice bag to get to the rice. Right before going to bed I heard a noise […]
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Project Floor

This project is my most anticipated project. I am excited to see the final result. AFter scraping, sanding, scraping, cleaning, this picture above shows the cutting of the lines. As you saw before the cutting and sanding made a horrible mess, so this picture above shows the cleaned up version and being buffed. This part […]
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and some more

the first of three complelely full loads to the dump!This was one of the closets that needed more work than had been anticipated. We were going to patch the 3 inch gap in the roof from where the wall was, but the entire 24" by 150" section had to be ripped out and redone. just […]
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more rip-out and tear-down

this is a picture of the same area, but the wall and the door overhang divider, and hallway closet have been removed. Some "little projects" can end up much bigger than you anticipated! That is the case here with our home. the original construction was terribly done. So when i rip out walls and old […]
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Remodel Day 1 & 2

Wall Up Wall Down Living Room view from the kitchen. Where the wires are that are hanging from the ceiling, there used to be a wall there too. Living room is primed and ready to paint. You are looking at the dining room from the living room. Dining room used to have (bedroom) closets in […]
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First Day of Preschool

Leaving our house, so excited and ready to go!! Putting slippas in the shoe shelf with Aunty Ramiko, her teacher Ready to sign in Signing her name Welcome songs with Aunty Jayna, her main teacher. I can't believe Klai is already old enough to go to school. She was so ready to go, she woke […]
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HAIRSPRAY

Our date for the week was to go to the movie "HAIRSPRAY!" We purchased some movies for our store and inside the movies were tickets to see the movie Hairspray. We were so excited that we dressed up and went out with some friends. The movie was fantastic, the music was awesome and I must […]
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