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We are off!

To the warmer climates, for a few days. Just enough to soak up some sun and get the vitamin D levels up. That's how we call our vacations - vitamin replenishment.

We have some other improvements in mind that we wanted to share when we get back. The nitty-gritty stuff, but very important in the big picture kind of way.

The in-laws are house-sitting, so I am off to show them the ropes. Don't want to find them again huddled next to the stove, warming up. Don't ask...


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