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Room transformation: Big steps and Small steps

A milestone in the house this week – we finally had the carpet fitted in the back room/extension. This is the largest room in our little house and was covered in a mysteriously stained, moth eaten red carpet when we bought it – I couldn’t wait to tear it up! 227 more words


Waiting is the hardest part...

Some days I want our house so badly….I wonder did we make a terrible decision…am I missing precious memories AT HOME with my kids?  I feel lke my life has been riddled with decisions that made things much more difficult than they had to be…Is this one? 122 more words

Dear Jack: Our New Home Is Now Being Bricked And Insulated

3 years, 11 months.

Dear Jack,

This past weekend our family checked in on the progress of our new house being built in a ‘bedroom community” outside of Nashville. 319 more words

Autumn Changes

We had an absolutely glorious summer.  It was the summer that I dreamed of for my kids.  Our days were filled with rolling around in the grass, watching the corn and beans grow around us, petting the new calves over at the cousins’ house, flying kites, and riding bikes on Grandpa’s great cement driveway.  231 more words

Homemaking: Decor

As new homeowners, my husband and I are incredibly thankful for our house and everything that came with it (appliances). Of course there are some things we would like to do though: paint a couple of rooms, plant flowers, get some seats for our kitchen peninsula. 392 more words

New Home Ownership

It has been more than two weeks since we closed on the house  and they have been busy ones at that. I apologize for being behind on updates but we are going on our third week without internet at home. 537 more words


Inspiration Saturday 10/18/14


I Haven’t been posting my inspiration Saturday’s because I’ve been afraid to act excited about the prospect of buying a ranch. That’s pretty sad because we actually have an accepted offer and have until December 31st to sell our home here. 270 more words

From The Heart