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Batten down the hatches

Our little cozy cottage is set for the "storm of the century." You know us Southern Californians don't know what to do with ourselves when it rains. This is a big deal. Yesterday when we got home from the mountains Chris made a trip to home depot and bought the last of the sand bags and a big tarp. He had to screw his home-made tarp to the eves in order to keep the rain from hitting our sliding door. When ever it rains, water somehow gets in and under our wood floors. Not cool! We didn't want to take a chance with this storm. So far so good!! Our fridge is stocked with food for the week and we are set. I have no plans on leaving home with the babe. We will be here and snuggling all week long. I am loving this.

This is the tarp...blocks our view of the backyard :(

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