Holy Concrete

Holy Concrete

In the last house post, I mentioned the builders needed to pier the property due to the soil composition of the land. Over the last week or so, they were able to finish that up and pour the concrete for the foundation. It's starting to sink in that this project is coming along, especially now that [...]

Dig a Little Deeper

Dig a Little Deeper

Things are moving along at the new house! Initially, construction was supposed to start two weeks ago, but due to an ice storm they weren't able to start digging until this past week. The dig itself went pretty fast, but we got some news that they were going to have to do piering. Our builder [...]

Lists on Lists

Lists on Lists

I feel like I'm always looking for ways to better manage everything I have going on ... work, family, friends, volunteering, big projects (like the wedding and now the new house), health and wellness ... all the things I love! I'm very organized and like having a plan, yet lately, I haven't been able to [...]

House + Love = Home

House + Love = Home

Eric and I are really excited to share that we are building a house! What started as just "exploring" neighborhoods turned into a pretty fast decision to pick a lot, builder and floor plan. We fell in love with a neighborhood adjacent to a new mixed-use development in a suburb of Kansas City. We already [...]