Getting gutters shouldn’t take this long, but when it does you want the end result to look this good.
Did you realize that repairing your foundation might break other things in your house? They warn you of this during the paperwork process, but it’s still a pain. Here’s what to expect as a next repair step.
Our word for last year was “Overcome.” When I wrote of selecting that word, just over a year ago, I said: I think we’re entering a season of overcoming what was and beginning to dream about what can be. … I can’t wait to look back on December 31, 2015, to see all the ways we experienced God’s promise […]
If you truly follow the Dave Ramsey plan – live like no one else, sacrifice and pay off your debt (including the mortgage) like crazy – there’s one little side to being debt-free that isn’t often mentioned. The hardest part of debt-free living comes in the months immediately following debt-freedom. Why? You’ve sacrificed and put […]
Two weeks before I started working at my previous company, Kelly and I made homemade ice cream. We didn’t make it again until the July 4th weekend, two weeks after I started working at the city. That’s a nice bookend, don’t you think? And it says quite a bit about free time, work/life balance and […]
We 100% own our home. We’re 100% debt-free. We’re 100% in shock that our “pay off by May 2017” plan transformed to “pay off by January 2017” plan transformed to “pay off by November 2016” plan transformed to “Hey Shannah, I paid off the house today on July 20th” reality…all within a couple of months. […]
We bought a new dishwasher not too long ago – I wrote about that here. I finally got around to filling out our warranty paperwork and discovered what has to be the most ridiculous reason to submit your consumer information: I added the highlight When I showed the card to The Boy, his response was: I […]
The Boy and I are deep into future dreaming. We’ve finally seen the light at the end of the journey to total debt-freedom tunnel – we even have a pretty good idea when we’ll be at the end of the tunnel. It’s hard not to think about what that will mean…and since we have no […]