When MyFarmer and I starting thinking about building a house everyone we talked to would tell us their house budget horror stories. Going, 10, 20, 30, 40 thousand PLUS dollars over their original building budgets. We knew that we were in the "now or never" time to build our house, but we also knew that… Continue reading How to build your dream home and actually stay in budget.
Happy 2018 friends! I don't know about you all, but 2017 seemed to go by in a flash! The other thing that seems to be going by in a flash is this #littlehouseontheranch build. The past couple of weeks the guys have hit it into high gear and we are within a month of moving… Continue reading Little House on the Ranch Update: Week 23
The lights are on but nobody's home! We have power! That seems like a major milestone. Pulling down the driveway after being gone on vacation and seeing lights shining in our #littlehouseontheranch was really exciting. MyFarmer then proceeded to walk through the entire house flipping switches to everything... even though there really aren't many bulbs… Continue reading Little House on the Ranch Update: Week 20
Have you all ever wanted something so bad you could taste it, and just when it's within reach it disappears? That's how I feel with my unicorn stove. Except I don't really want to taste the stove itself, I want to taste the delicious food I can make with said stove. But I digress. I… Continue reading Little House on the Ranch Update: Week 14 “The Unicorn Stove Saga”
While some people may freak out over all things number 13 (SCUBASTEVE), I enjoy the number 13. And this, the 13th week of the Little House on the Ranch build, has been a fun and exciting one! The dirt work around the house is officially done, we have a sidewalk, we have a first layer… Continue reading Little House on the Ranch: Week 13
WALLS! We have WALLS! Well, some of them. They are still working on it right this minute. But man is it cool to see some walls up there. It actually looks like a house now, not just an epic line dancing floor. The thing we can't get over is how TALL this house is going… Continue reading Little House on the Ranch Update: Week 6 and 7
We survived The Great American Solar Eclipse! And it was super neat. And I met someone from the town next to the town I grew up in. Which was bizarre. It was a madhouse in Franklin for about 6 hours, but then as quickly as all the people came, they were gone. Last I heard… Continue reading Little House on the Ranch Update: Week 5