We have internet!
We have been attempting this for about a week, but were having issues with the phone line. We got the line tagged yesterday and Dave did all the configuring and set up! Wheeeee!
I have never minded washing dishes - it's kind of relaxing to me. Your hands are warm, you have time to think, and it's satisfying to see the end result of sparkly clean dishes. When we were looking at houses I told Dave that a dishwasher was not a "must" on my list. But having a dishwasher is awesome. I don't care if a recipe dirties a lot stuff during preparation and we can have lots of people over without dishes being a big deal. And I still get to do some dishes - our pots aren't dishwasher safe and goodness knows the one pot we use for popcorn gets a lot of use...
Our new (to us) bedroom set:
The weather report for today:
You knew these two would be on the list, right?