The original plan was to sign off on the old house, and use the proceeds for the new house. The buyers had a first-time buyers government loan which took longer than expected to get approval. So we had a two houses for a month. Finally signed off just before Christmas.
Stanley understood the situation and decided to help out by recycling toys. While I was blowing leaves, he found a couple of toys in the yard from the Yellow Lab who lived here. The wiffle ball has become a favorite.