You know that moment when you're sitting at a red light next to an 18-wheeler and you say, "there goes our house"?
What? You've never said that? Well,then, you can just let future 18-wheeler sitings remind you of the Hewett temporary homestead then.
We have made so much progress and everything is close to being ready for move-in day.
And I am excited!!! I cannot begin to tell you how freeing it is to downsize and consider of everything you have, "hm, would I even have this if I didn't have space to fill up?". The answer to that has been yes and no multiple times.
Now, don't go thinking I have stars in my eyes. I know there will be some, ahem, difficulties and challenges living in such a small space but they are merely inconveniences we will have to adjust to. We are choosing this. It is the best way for us to get to where we want to be.
If you could experience the peacefulness and see my backyard and my husband's joy as he works so hard preparing our cabin and the land to grow us delicious, healthy food, you would understand.
Anyway, we have made one major logistical change...we are ALL sleeping in the cabin. Originally, 3 of us were going to sleep in a camper next to the cabin...now, it's all of us.
So, painting has been done and our super-discounted countertops are in. Leaks are fixed (we hope) and the new shower is in.
|Me,actually participating in a teeny, tiny bit of work|
|My parents helped get some stuff packed and some stuff ready for giving away|
|Our new garden!!!!|
|The new shower|
|New shower and view of the flooring, left over from our current house|