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What's Happening Here in the Hot Spot

Just a few random things going on in our household this very warm week:

Construction:

We are working on two more rooms of our home, so there is dust everywhere!  That is the price we pay for moving into an unfinished home.  However, we've saved 9 months of rent already, which goes into our construction fund!  We've been building since 2007, so we are learning patience and how to diy (do-it-yourself), but it is so great to be making progress, little by little!

This is our geothermal system that Norberto is installing.

The children's park:
Eight of us worked on the children's playground again this weekend.  It is really coming along!  The Explorers will help finish the project next month.

The early bird:

This red-crested finch wakes us up every morning around 5:30.  Either He wants to come in or he just wants to greet us, but he doesn't miss a beat (not even on Saturdays).  He's a rare rain forest bird and if you're jealous of our unique alarm clock, you can go here, and buy a pair of your own for $2,000!


Climbers Club:
I came home from the supermarket and found this site.  The boys had set up a rappelling wall in Timmy's room. Can you tell who's gonna be the next adventurer in our house?

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