Weeks ago Rockr and Junkii found a coupon for whitewater rafting and we all decided to go this past weekend. It’s something on my To Do Before I Die list and unfortunately, I didn’t get to scratch it off. I woke up Saturday morning with a sore throat and fever. After reading the description on the website about how strenuous an activity it was and looking up the weather (rainy and cold), I bailed and then kicked myself the entire day. But the guys had a great time, including Nigel, the friend we called in to take my place.
We’ve been on a whitewater rafting adventure with this whole house buying thing too. Once again we find ourselves in the situation where we get our hearts set on a house only to find out it might not be a possibility. But we did everything possible not to be in this position. We asked our agent to make sure the house was still available (ie. NOT conditionally sold) before we put in an offer. Unfortunately she only checked the agent super-spy system and didn’t ask the listing agent him/herself. So we put in an offer this afternoon and an hour later found out it wasn’t really on the market. I’m so many things right now – ticked off, sad, tired, defeated. I went in to this experience wide-eyed and excited to find our dream home. I’m starting to lose faith that it’s out there.
So I’m off to make these: