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Nine Is Fine

November 16, 2012

Things are starting to come together around here. We’ve had an exciting week of furniture delivery – since I took that “part-time job” as Craigslist poster back in September – and after one particularly amusing scene where Mama Bender and I somehow managed to hoist a mattress up the stairs (those things are heavier than […]

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Homeowners

November 13, 2012

The past few days have been a whirlwind. After signing the final paperwork, we received a call Friday morning with big news: our house was officially “our house!” I had to impatiently wait most of the day to pick up the keys because of work projects, but it was worth it. After an initial walk […]

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CFA

August 8, 2012

A couple of months ago, we celebrated the fact that Bobby successfully took his Level III CFA exam. Yesterday, we celebrated the fact that he not only took the test, but was part of the 52% of test takers who PASSED! Needless to say, congratulations were in order. I couldn’t be prouder of him. When […]

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Mr. + Mrs. Bender: October 16, 2010 {Pictures}

October 21, 2010

Wow, everyone! I’m blown away by your kind words and thoughts on our wedding ceremony. I am so glad you liked the video and our picture slideshow! Your comments made me laugh, cry and smile as I read them over and over again. Hopefully I can bring life to the second part of our special […]

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