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Blogging Through the Alphabet (Favorites Edition) ~ H is for Home (and the people in it)


I am not going to say much here, because I say it all the time. I love, love, love my home. In fact, as I sit here and type this I just look around and feel so happy. It is small, it is simple, and it has everything I could ever need. And, it's just darn cute. Who would have ever thought that my favorite place to be would be a $30,000 tiny home in a not-so-desirable neighborhood in the boring little town where I grew up.


Wanna know what makes this house a home???? ….


the people who come in and out of it on a regular basis. They are the heartbeat of this home. And my heart is happy.

We are doing all kinds of little cheap cosmetic changes to the exterior of the house. It's still a work-in-progress because we are working on it here and there when we have time. But so far I love it!

Ben and Me

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  1. Such a cute little house at such a great price. You are very blessed with wonderful surroundings and all your family.
    Blessings
    Diane

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  2. That's so nice to hear. Loving your home is important! Enjoy your summer!

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