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A bit of dreaming...House Plans

Dan and I have been working on some house plans for a while now. They’re currently posted on our wall and have reached a standstill—unless we decide to finally end up making a model of them. We thought about it, but it’s actually quite a bit of work even getting the plans outlined and we might not end up getting around to it. We’ll have to see how motivated we feel—but in a while. Right now, I know that Dan needs a break. I could plan until the cows come home, but Dan has to take his planning in short spurts with long breaks.

Building a home is something that Dan and I have always wanted to do, since we were both kids. As I’m looking at our house plans and realizing how large they will be, I begin to get concerned at the cost of building. I know that we will be saving hundreds of thousands of dollars with Dan building nearly the entire structure, but I’m still concerned, especially considering the state of our economy.

Dan is a wonderful balance to my worrying and semi-obsessive need to have everything planned out to a “t.” He reminds me that these are just plans and we’ll be sure that we can afford what we’ve decided to undertake and make adjustments as necessary. But for now, enjoy the dreaming…

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