capesurvivor wrote: Some
Some spouses don’t get to stage 3.
-Gut laugh on that one, capesurvivor! -Only because I’m right there with you!
Good luck, New_Day. Your wife agreeing to move to your more sustainable summer home is a positive thing. And having your kids be into prep-related stuff is really great. The blown 30th anniversary does stink… but at least you guys blew your anniversary over a worthy cause. My husband and I have blown ’em for much less worthy reasons than that!