Windows exceed wildest expectations

Thanksgiving has just passed, and I have so much to be thankful for, despite having been sick the entire last week. About a month ago, we were finishing the shiplap in my living room. With everything that has happened to my Dad, we had kind of had it in the back of our minds that […]

Oh how far we’ve come

We’ve made some amazing progress on the house over the past week. So much in fact that I’ve been too tired to write a blog when I get home each night. My life has literally consisted of going to work and then going straight to the house each night after work. Our goal for late […]

This house build with love

The name of my blog is Laura’s House Journey, but that title is far from accurate. The title should be altered to reflect the impact that my family has had on this journey. There is no way that I would be close to where I am today without them. When I first dreamed of building […]

Installing shiplap on the lofted ceiling

It was another busy day at the homestead last Saturday. My sister and her family volunteered to help again for the day which was awesome. The project at hand was working on the exposed ceiling in the front of the house. This is the one project that I have been dreading the most. I regret […]