I wanted to show off a downtown studio apartment worthy of its own Instagram, one that would reflect positively on my newfound existence as a young professional who is put-together and not a screw-up.
A little more than five years ago, my half-Italian husband and I decided that in five years we’d move to Italy. Our reasoning was approximately: Because it’s there. Never mind that I spoke no Italian whatsoever unless it related to restaurants, musical terminology, or the libretto of an opera. I had five years. How hard could it be?
One of the principal problems with children is that if you do something nice for them a couple times, they get used to it and expect it EVERY TIME. My kids expect homemade Halloween costumes. They take pride in their homemade Halloween costumes.
Mostly, when it comes to DIY projects, I either like to pay for what I need, ready to be used, or I just do without.
Some DIY projects are immense and impressive. Others merely help get you through the day without calling a locksmith.
Make sure you agree on terms before taking a job for someone, or you might get paid in half of a dead horse.
Logan’s bathtub wouldn’t drain. So she turned to Google.