Monday, September 29, 2008

oops with an ending.

Allow me to fall all over myself with apologies for my poorly timed mini-vaca from everything but Facebook Scrabble all things internet.

I finally do have an update and an ending to what turned out to be a very long and very stressful summer.

See, Spouse was in danger of loosing his job. Well, maybe not in danger...lets say in imminent removal from. We had just 90 days for him to find a new one and let me just say those 90 days were hell.

There was pretty much a 98% chance we were going to have to move; whether it was to a new job in NH or back to NJ to live with my Dad. I even considered going back to work if Spouse was unemployed.

The horror.

We were making contingency plans.

We've been snipping at each other for months. There was no peace in this house, there was no money. Things were looking pretty scary.

And than a remarkable thing happened. This countries major financial institutions started to crumble.

Have I mentioned Spouse works in the crumbling financial industry? Well he does.

So finding a newer shinier job got that much harder. His old one started looking pretty good to him.

Have I mentioned Spouse is a pretty fast talker? Well he is.

And he gets to keep his job; with a few changes and a longer commute to a different campus.


We keep our house, we keep our new(ish) town.

We are actually happy again, a giant looming cloud was lifted. Can't you hear the angels singing?

So how did I celebrate? I instantly grabbed the baby and took off for Vermont to BF and family for a week. Leaving Spouse here alone. Aren't I nice?

Well it was the best thing; after this summer we needed a break.

Life is least that's what the tire cover on my Jeep says.

Now after I attend to my baby's cold/teething nightmare/growth spurt I will be blogging again.
I swear.

Oh and more cliff hangers...Promise.


Whirlwind said...

Oh that's great news! So, will he be heading to the new campus for work then or a different site?

And I agree, Facebook Scrabble is very addicting.

Glad to hear everything worked out.

Megan said...

Glad you are back. You left us hanging on quite the worrysome note!

I am sorry to hear about the job struggles, but I am glad it worked out.

Domestic Extraordinaire said...

Glad to hear that it is all working out. I was concerned a bit.

Amber said...

Phew. And no buildings blew up. Thanks for giving it a happy ending. :D

Mayzie said...

I'm glad to hear things worked out for you, I have to admit I was a bit worried last week for ya.

Sam said...

You are never allowed to leave for that long without posting again. So there!

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