March of 2009. I’m not sure what the exact day was, but we moved in our stuff and realized: we don’t have much stuff. In fact, We had bought a big, empty space and had nothing to fill it with. The only thing that was making it look somewhat full was our extreme lack of organization, shown in the following the photo:
Aaron was super excited all the time, as evident in this un-functioning kitchen:
Once we got things somewhat cleaned up, it was clearer. We had a lot of mostly empty room, no decoration whatsoever.