mentally preparing for home improvement

home improvement

Well, the shift from vacation mode and acting like I’m on vacation when we have house guests to full-steam-ahead-project-mode has happened. Now … there was a time, not too long ago, where for about 4 years Joel and I both worked full-time jobs and then worked on house projects in the evening.  Pretty much every evening … and every weekend day and evening … and any hours in between. We really loved it for a while.  We would call a Friday night in the crawl space installing new HVAC ductwork ”date night”.  And we did so much drywall sanding at one house that we dubbed the after affect “Choptank nose”. *goggles and a mask are always a good idea when doing any kind of sanding