Building a Dream: Phase 2

Six years ago I sat on the couch in my pink robe with my second newborn baby swaddled in my arms. I was a nesting, first time stay-at-home mom eager to nurture and serve my family with all I had. Every day I was loving on my littles, cooking and cleaning, all while basking inContinue reading “Building a Dream: Phase 2”

Building a Dream: Phase 1

Tucked away in one of the many totes flooding our storage unit is an old white binder. Barely hanging on the front cover is a clear pocket with a hand-smeared sketch. Inside, separated by dividers, are pages of bent corner cuts-outs and amateur computer mock-ups. I’ve had my house plans drawn since I was 19.Continue reading “Building a Dream: Phase 1”

How We’re Going to Build a House with Little Money and Lots of Hope

A little can go a long way they say. According to some things, it can only get you so far. Well, that’s about what we have when it comes to house funds. We all know it takes a lot of money for new construction. Especially in the area you wish for. The perfect scenario youContinue reading “How We’re Going to Build a House with Little Money and Lots of Hope”