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Concert at a bar with kids? Nopety nope.

We took the kids to their first “real” concert a week ago. We went to Ace of Spades in Sacramento to go see the AquaBats. The concert started at 6 p.m. We arrived around 5:45 p.m. to a huge line. While waiting, we learned that there would be two opening bands. Well darn, we should have arrived at 7:30 p.m. and not waited around standing for 3 hours for the AquaBats. Oops.

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You mean so much to me!

Hey you. I just wanted to stop and let you know that I wish I had more time to show you how much you mean to me. I admire those that have weekly, monthly catch-up appointments. I wish I could stop what I'm doing and hug you. I want to know what is going on in your life. I want to be able to tell you that it will all be OK. I wish I could drop you off a casserole and some cookies. I wish I could help you with a project. I hope it helps a bit to know that I think about you often and count myself incredibly lucky to be loved by you.

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Make a plan, Stan

Pedar affectionately calls me the CFO (Chief Financial Officer) because I pay our bills. It isn't difficult to keep organized because we share one checking account and have two savings accounts. One for household and one for travel and everything else. We both put money into our retirement accounts and we finally set up automatic payments (although tiny) towards the boys college fund.

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