theparkerfamily

The quick brown fox jumped over the good, but lazy Parker family.

sixteen boxes down

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

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we’ve been packing.

the lady sparkler’s parents were here this weekend, which has meant a happy and distracted baby/baby mommy, which has allowed me to start the long process of fixing/packing casa de sparkler up for sale.

art is off the wall, books are off the shelves, breakables are off the flat surfaces. and i’m starting to work through all those little projects i’ve been putting off for the last three years.

first observation: each and every project takes two to four times longer with a child. i have no idea where exactly the time gets sucked too — it’s not like i’ve been the one looking after her while i’ve been operating the power tools — but i’m going to officially posit it as a law of physics.

second observation: we have a lot of crap.

in mt. pleasant, dc:

3y, 6m, 1d