As I have said we have moved and it was hard. Early on in this process we started telling people, "Oh yeah and we will have a big open house." Well today we had to do just that have the much promised open house. I wanted to do it a little fancy and send out invitations with a photo of us on the front. With help from my sister we did just that.
We opened our door and hoped for a good turn out, and we were not disappointed. You came with gifts of plants, flowers, food, and knitted things. You came with smiles and good wishes. You came and filled our home with love and joy. You saw our new home on its best day and listened to our stories of all the work that went into the house. Thank you so much and know we were overwhelmed by the out pouring of excitement and generosity. We are so lucky to know so many wonderful and kind people.
Sadly, some of you could not make it, we missed you, but we understand life is full of many things and sometimes there is not enough hours in the day to do everything. Also, some of you live far and away from us. However, you are always welcomed in our home and we look forward to giving you a tour of the new digs. Sadly, I can say you missed some amazing almond butter cake made by my beautiful wife. I cannot promise we will have that in abundance for your visit.
As always, thank you for all the support in the last year, your kindness and patience with us is much appreciated.