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One day at a time...

By: Kel Amstutz
March 13, 2017

One day at a time.

When you stop and think about the statement "One day at a Time" what does that resonate within you?
What does that mean in respect to your life, your wants, needs, visions?  What does that mean to you? 

This is a quote that I hear time and time again...especially when discussing Gray Gables.

Gray Gables: 
A project we started way back in 2013.

A year that, today, seems so far away, and yet, here I am, here we are, still working towards our common goal.  Still working towards a dream that at one point or another, on certain days, seems unattainable within our very lifetimes.

That might sounds harsh.  I mean, we took on this project, with a plan, a pretty solid one at that, and here I stand before you, with a house that is still unfinished, a dream still growing daily within my brain, and complete and utter exhaustion.

Beyond what is on the outside though, I promise that you can rest assured is pride.  I think that Hubby and I …

Sometimes it's the simple things...

By: Kel Amstutz
November 10, 2013

This morning started out different.  One of those mornings that you can't quite put your finger on, but something...something is very different.

I am lucky.  I wake up to two little beauties.  Two brilliant, beautiful daughters that the lord was kind enough to bless me... little old me...with.   Today, they awoke, hair all a mess, cheeks rosy from the warmth of their beds... and all they wanted to do was .... play!  I mean, isn't that what we all want to do?  When we think about life, I think we all lack P L A Y .... #truestory

What is a Mom to do.... Well we got ready for our adventurous day ahead, brushed our hair (and teeth) got dressed and made waffles (with extra chocolate chips, of course!) for breakfast.

We made our way, eventually, to the living room... you know that one that currently has two (2) couches, even though it has been an official MONTH since we moved into Gray Gables (but who's counting) where we found our spots (respe…