I'm still here, not that much in the way of news for you, but we went to the bank to arrange for a loan pre-approval thing, and they've given us more money than we asked for! Yay!
So now we get to look at houses in earnest! exciting stuff!
Work's still enjoyable for the most part, one of my co-workers pisses me off because while he can sell stuff, he doesn't necessarily sell the right stuff. Or he's not aware of the relevant licensing, and refuses to be told anything. He tried to tell a customer that they could use MS Office Home and Student in their business activities the other day. Wrong, hefty copyright fines lie that way.