Category Archives: Do-it-Yourself
My W2 came today! I can do my taxes! Once I get all the other stuff done….
First off, Amber chose to be an astronaut this year. Yes! And it was all on her own! No prompting or hinting from me, though I was very happy she picked that! Later I asked if Aurora could be an … Continue reading
I have a free book from Shutterfly, the code for which ends today at midnight PDT. I TRIED *SO* hard, but I can’t get it done in time. I picked out the book theme, and went and found a bunch … Continue reading
I fixed (mostly) the DVD player in my TV! And only one screw left over…. Next up, the broken brake on my bicycle and putting a rail on the ramp in my garage.
Just fixed the slow draining problem in my sink. Took all of 5 minutes (probably less). I simply pulled the drain stopper out (YUCK, UGH) and cleaned it, took a wire coat hanger from my closet and bent it kinda … Continue reading
6,500 points from friend codes found on the leader board and not from meeting the person. Feels kinda like cheating. Hm.
Amber and I are playing the Ann Arbor District Library’s Summer game for 2016. We happened across it while at the Pittsfield Branch returning the telescope. Amber filled out the whole read-10-books game card in under a week (I think … Continue reading
Amber wants Belle’s Blue dress. I’m pretty sure I can get away with this version of Dorothy in sold blue with an apron. It’d be better if I could find an actual sleeveless/strap dress pattern though. Side note: Despite how … Continue reading
Odd mindset I’m in, wouldn’t normally share this, but I get the fabric scissors are NOT for paper or anything else.
I was like: OH NO! One of the work gloves Allison made for me years ago is lost! WAHHH! Allison!! Make me more PLEAAAAASSSSSEEEEEEEEE!!?!?? Next Day: Oh hey… is there something in the pocket of my work coat? Oh, hey! … Continue reading