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Snapshot of my Life: February 2012

For a few months I’ve been putting together the story of building the Memorial House, which means spending a lot of time in the archives of DIYdiva, and one of…

February 2, 2012 | 16 Comments | Read the Full Article

The Top 3 Reasons Why I Hate Top 5 Tips Articles

Particularly this time of year you can’t click twice anywhere on the internet without seeing articles like “The Top 5 Ways to Jumpstart Your Workout” or ” 10 Ways to…

January 2, 2012 | 9 Comments | Read the Full Article

The Convoluted Path To Awesome: From Skulls to Volunteerism

What you’re about to read is the result of a mild case of ADD coupled with the all-encompassing power of Google, a dash of writers block, and four Christmas cookies…

December 30, 2011 | 6 Comments | Read the Full Article

The 5 Project Rule: DIY Life Edition

For those of you who don’t know, I have a small problem with compulsively starting DIY projects. As far as vices go, it’s right up there with my love of…

December 28, 2011 | 8 Comments | Read the Full Article

Building My Life Like a Construction Project: Less Sawdust, Still Crazy

If I could characterize last two and a half years of my life, I think it would be appropriate to say I’ve been channeling a female powertool-wielding version of the…

December 28, 2011 | 5 Comments | Read the Full Article
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