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Drywall Work in the Basement

With the wall clear, there were a few more things we had to do before adding drywall. First up: installing some wood header pieces, inside the joist spaces, so that the drywall had something to grab onto. And we also wanted to add some soundproof insulation to the walls (a future plan for this space down here is to convert it into a bathroom).

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Shin Lim

“Sometimes magic is just someone spending more time on something than anyone else might reasonably expect”

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Late Night Hail

And then, things got crazy. There was a brief pause, and then a sound like a deluge of marbles falling outside. Liz and I rushed downstairs, and caught the last few seconds of a pretty incredible burst of hail.

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Impromptu Technical Support

In the makeshift sever room, which was more or less a back storage area. There were three PCs stacked on top of one another, all connected to a single monitor. There were also three separate keyboards hooked into the machines, and a single mouse. Who doesn’t love a puzzle?

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Vampire Survivors

There are a handful of games that I return to, that I can pick up and place for a few minutes at a time. This is the first game in a while that can keep my attention for 15+ minutes, per run. And actually makes me want to commit more time by starting another attempt. A sign, I guess, of a well balanced game.

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Headrest

Tonight, it seemed that Daisy got herself underneath Phineas. And then Phineas just decided to… take a nap?

Like, no grooming, no work. He just decided that it was time to sleep.

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A Cold Walk

Liz ended up driving us closer to the lake, where we parked and walked along the shoreline. There were a handful of other people around, but it was pretty desolate – the sun was setting, and the wind was coming in off the water.

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Valentine’s Night In

Even though we’re both vaccinated and boosted, Liz and I have continued to stay in/home more often than not. Tonight, we celebrated Valentine’s Day with a home cooked meal and hung out with one another (and the bunnies in the distance).

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