As I begin to write this “beginnings” blog, my head swims with all the ideas related to this project over the years. Sometimes they would actually make it to paper or an excel spreadsheet, but more often than not, they would end up going down the drain with my morning shower as I got ready for work.
Well, today is going to be a little different. Today I am going to begin writing about all the events that happen along the path of our journey. I am hoping, that in some strange way, documenting the process will also be a motivator for me to stick with it, and see the project to completion; a log cabin I can begin renting.
When I look back and try to figure out where this dream all started, I have to chuckle. It always reminds me of one of the first times we brought my parents out to show them the land that we had purchased. As we were driving them down our lane my Dad says, “so, you can build a couple of those cabins right over there.” What? We aren’t building a cabin! We are going to build a house to raise our family in. And we had already decided (more…)