A Place to Work

We are getting so close! I am really starting to see Avako as a house versus “the building”, which is very exciting! Today we finally took the paper off of Aaron’s main desk so we could get him set up with a workplace.

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It is amazing how finished this end of the building looks now! Add a rug, a chair, and some desk “toppings” and voila 🙂

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Aaron was thrilled to have a full desk again! This means that he has space to set up dual monitors and still have room for text books left over 🙂

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Triangle also approves! He has decided that under Aaron’s desk can be a very good place to sleep when he is not running up and down the length of the building.

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Keeping Things Clean, Cool, and Dry!

Hand-me-downs can be awesome! Today we installed both the washer/dryer and the refrigerator that had previously belonged to my family. My mom was very happy for the excuse to get a new washing machine that would handle my brothers judo gi  better!

The refrigerator was fairly straightforward to put in place, just had to decide which way the doors should open!

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Aaron and I were quite proud of how nice the short wall ended up looking with the fridge in place.

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The washer/dryer were a bit trickier to move, since we had to do-si-do to get the washer up and in place before the dryer, which of course was on top of the washer!

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We even remembered to drain the line before we brought it inside!

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Everything fit! We do sorta wish that we had reversed the positions of the washer/dryer with the water heater, but it is not bad and now there is a magnetic surface available.

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I just couldn’t resist letting my creativity loose, what with this big white canvas staring back at me. When we went to Ikea, I snagged two different sets of wall decals to adorn our stacking units with.

Can you blame me for falling in love with the results?

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