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Drafty Windows

Hello everyone. This weeks blog is about drafty windows. No matter if you are up north or here in Florida we are in the season where we are opening our windows more. 659 more words

Dryway Hanger-Upper Reporting for Duty!

Took a break from the outside chores to put some work indoors! Paintings, Mirrors and Random Decor don’t hang themselves – so I had a date with drywall! 572 more words

Going Solo

Whoever it was that said that men couldn’t multi-task had obviously not known me in my youth.

I was at the tender age of sixteen, taking my O’levels at school (who remembers those?) and working around twenty hours a week at my father’s 15 table, snooker hall for pocket money (the slave driver). 2,246 more words


How to Maintain My Gutters

While not the most glamorous component of your home, the gutters play a pretty big role in helping to keep the entire structure in great shape.   498 more words


Effing Kindergarten

We spent 3+ hours in a class about enrolling in kindergarten today. I… I just… cannot. My brain has melted into absolute stress overload. LL1 also woke up at 4 effing 30 this morning and I am so totally done. 325 more words


“I’m My Own Contractor” Club

“It’s going to get worse before it gets better,” my husband said when I surveyed our apartment last week once the renovations REALLY got underway. We have been living with paper on our floors for the last two months after the flood, waiting for insurance money and our floors to be delivered. 626 more words


A Star Is Born

The day was ordinarily dull and grey, but into the grim world there came a new shining light…

Yes it was my bald head. It was 2.36 in the morning on Tuesday the 11th of December 1962 when, kicking and screaming, I first appeared in this world, almost blinding the midwife with the gleam from my shiny hairless bonce. 1,898 more words