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Kitchen exhaust fan

Last week I mentioned the kitchen exhaust fan project.  In our previous apartment, we had a working, old-school, built-in exhaust fan in the kitchen.  While probably not quite as effective as a true hood, it was situated right by the … Continue reading

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Raising a child in an apartment

There must be thousands (millions?) of people raising kids in apartments, but among my friends and acquaintances, we’re somewhat of an anomaly.  I can think of exactly one other apartment-dwelling family-with-kids that we know in St. Louis.  Other than that, … Continue reading

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Moving weekend

Pack, clean, clean, pack, move, unpack, clean.  That’s what our next few days look like. On the other hand, we’ll have a bedroom again — no more bed in the living room! Unfortunately, when I went to our new place … Continue reading

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The housing hunt comes to an end — Part 2

And now, for the rest of the story . . . The first part of this saga ended with finding a good apartment prospect.  After not so much deliberation, I wanted to submit the rental application, along with a deposit … Continue reading

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The housing hunt comes to an end

I had the opportunity to write a “green living in St. Louis” guest post for Stacy at Every Little Thing this week.  Check it out here.  Now, on to the housing saga! Last Wednesday, Matthew and I took some time … Continue reading

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Two’s company

Over the past several weeks, I’ve had second thoughts about that whole,”Oh, we can just fit a third person into our one-bedroom apartment,” thing.  My rationale going in was, sure, we’re adding an additional person, but a very small person, … Continue reading

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