Today was the big move everything out of the apartment into the moving van day. Over the past few days Mandy and I have been packing boxes and generally getting our things ready to move.
We picked up the moving van from Budget about . For some reason, our reservation information got lost on the way from the webpage we entered it in and the place we picked the truck up from - so it took a little while to re-order everything. We ended up settling on a 16' van with a dozen furniture covers.
We met Mandy's dad and grandfather at our place at about and proceeded to load up the bulky furniture. After loading the bedroom, the monster TV, and some boxes we realized that there was no way possible to fit everything we own into the truck. We moved to sell the TV and our bedroom set (but we're keeping the mattress and box-springs). The TV has already been sold to the Sterks, who are movie-nuts and the bedroom set will appear in the GR Press sometime in the near future. On the way back from
We ended up wrapping up around and have returned to Mandy's parents to sleep the night away. We plan to leave GR tomorrow before and make the long trip to
Ironically, while checking my email today I found a recruiter looking for two QA Testers in
At any rate, we are both excited about the road ahead. The grand experiment begins in t-minus 14 hours, and we are giddy.
Thanks to everyone who's helped out this past week in there own, different ways. I'll post again when I have access to a computer and the internet (which is made out of tubes, I hear). Stay tuned!
(I'll post some pics as soon as I can unload them from the camera)