Bought a bunk bed today at Mattress & More in Copperas Cove (20 minutes to the west). It was 111°F over there, but we only saw 104°F here at our house. The bunk bed is supposed to be delivered Friday afternoon.
First thing, checked sink for leaks — none. New faucet is higher, swivels, and is brushed nickel finish instead of chrome.
Today was a full day by all measures.
A few days ago, I mentioned that we’d bought a few items to upgrade/renovate Rebecca’s bathroom, also called “bathroom #2″ or “the hall bathroom”. It’s the one that isn’t the master bath. The transformation occurred Tuesday and Wednesday this week. (Copyright © 2012 by Wil C. Fry. All rights reserved.)
When I opened Rebecca’s door this morning to see if she was awake, she was standing on her bed in the dark, grinning at me. “Buh!” she said, which is her word for “jump”. She mimicked a jump — she can’t quite get both feet off the ground yet — and landed on her bottom,[...]
Swam in late morning. Lunch at McDonald’s. For the first time, Rebecca ate a chicken McNugget and some French fries. Somehow, she knew their funky-looking drink container was full of milk (“meh”), but she wouldn’t drink it. Dora shower curtain arrived in afternoon; Rebecca’s bathroom looks more and more like her own. (Interestingly, package was[...]
Studies show that a person who lives to be 75 will have spent 1.5 years of his life in the bathroom (average of about 210 minutes per week). So it just makes sense for them to be nice places. Back in November, we added a bathroom organizer (pictured here) to our second bathroom, and we[...]