Tag Archives: hard work

Refocus

I’m in the middle of an EXCEPTIONALLY FRUSTRATING home improvement project right now. One which should have been over a while ago.

One now involving people it never needed to involve, only I was stupid-nice and offered people work when they asked for it. Work I COULD have done myself.

NOTE TO SELF: Don’t be stupid-nice. Don’t take a break, ever. No matter how bad you want one. Even if contractors fall out of the sky asking for work doing the VERY JOB you’re standing in your kitchen procrastinating on starting. Continue reading

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Highs and Lows

Our weekend in a nutshell…

Very very good:

Kicking off the weekend celebrating my birthday with a gang of great peeps at my fave bar! With a mustache straw! And several shots of whiskey! Aw yeah.

Kicking off the weekend celebrating my birthday with a gang of great peeps at my fave bar! With a mustache straw! And several shots of whiskey! Aw yeah.

God awful:

Painting. All day Saturday. And all day Sunday. And it's STILL NOT DONE.

Painting. All day Saturday. And all day Sunday. And it’s STILL NOT DONE.

And so we keep on keepin’ on, as poster children for the work hard / play hard mentality. Sigh…

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Press Pause

It’s time to take a break, everyone…

A break from ongoing seismic retrofits…

We're alllmost ready for the big one. Just need them to come back ooonnneee more time...

We’re alllmost ready for the big one. Just need them to come back ooonnneee more time…

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