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Blog entry by Shawn posted 06-09-2007 02:14 AM 1540 reads 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

SO guess what the wife and I just BOUGHT A HOUSE!!! I move in the end of July and will have my own space for working, small storage room/shop area, huge carport to work in, just will need to make some collapsable saw horses to work on.

-- Cheers

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#1 posted 06-09-2007 02:17 AM

You’d better start now on a changing table, crib and rocking chair.

First comes the home – next comes ???

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!"

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#2 posted 06-09-2007 02:29 AM

LOL…my wife and I moved into our new house 9 years ago and in 2 weeks baby made three. Now, no miracle of gestation, she was quite pregnant when we moved in, but I concur with Don on the crib/rocker…get at it!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#3 posted 06-09-2007 02:42 AM

Congratulation on the new shop. And give my congratulations to your wife on the house.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#4 posted 06-09-2007 03:05 AM

Don’t forget that for every project a new tool (or two or three) is required! A new house presents many opportunities to add to the workshop. Congrats!

-- RonR, Massachusetts

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#5 posted 06-09-2007 03:17 AM

Congratulation. You will have to keep us posted on you house related projects.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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Bob Babcock

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#6 posted 06-09-2007 07:35 AM

Congrats Shawn….best of luck to you and your wife. It’s such a great feeling to move into a place of your own.

-- Bob, Carver Massachusetts, Sawdust Maker

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#7 posted 06-09-2007 10:08 AM

thanks all, ya no rush on the little ones we have our friends kids to borrow once in a while, as my wife says until I grow up more she doesnt need another kid

-- Cheers

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#8 posted 06-09-2007 11:25 AM

lol Shawn. that’s funny.

Karson – hehehe that’s about right. His and hers!

Congrats Shawn. How exciting

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#9 posted 06-09-2007 05:06 PM

congratulations!!! We became 1st time homebuyers two years ago and I know that is an intense period trying to make decisions and signing your name until you are weary…but it is all worth it…congrats…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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dennis mitchell

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#10 posted 06-09-2007 08:17 PM

Being a home owner tends to grow you up fast! Beware!

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#11 posted 06-10-2007 09:29 AM

Congratulations on the house and the work area that comes with it.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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