We set out last year for a whole lot of change. And we sure did get a whole lot of change, just not the change we had planned for. Through our lack of planning we received this gift:
But as for planning we really were working on a lot of other things. And for a long time we have been wanting to put an addition on the house. Last year, my brother drew some plans and even built a scale model:
since our addition came in the form of an infant:
The dream of expanding our 1,100 square foot house was put on hold, indefinitely.
Today I made a phone call.
A call to a resource that was provided to me last year during our personal finance course.
As of today the dream has life.
His parting words: "When would you like to break ground?"
Tonight there will be no sleep, but not because of him:
Because our heads are filled with thoughts and ideas and excitement. And above all... gratitude.