Since we got the news, I've been busy, busy, busy with packing and making arrangements. Of course, there was a side trip last week to Florida, but it's back to reality now :)
Ever face a move and realize there's going to be a lot of boxes in the immediate future? Take a look at this:
After three full days of packing, it now looks a little more like this:
There's still some work to do in there, but I'm running out of room for boxes. The storage unit is to be delivered tomorrow morning, which will help with the overcrowding going on.
Here are the 'befores' of my living room:
|dirty dishes and all - June Cleaver I'm not|
Yes, it's a strange arrangement but this arrangement works for us. The room is basically just a tiny rectangle with a walkway through it. All my neighbors with this same floorplan have issues with where to orient furniture and tv. That's where staging will come in handy. I've got some plans to fix the layout, but right now it looks like this:
|there's a story behind one of these boxes...but that's for another day|
It's like an episode of Hoarders! *bigger sigh* More to come on the other rooms and on the staging...