- This challenge is for five days. On each day, name a positive talent that you have and why it’s such a great thing. Also, let us know how you can use this talent to help other people. (Also, you can post once with five things if you only want to do it for one day.)
- Tag whoever you want to participate. There is no maximum or minimum amount of people you need to tag. If you want, you can tag everybody.
- Have fun and realize that you are talented.
- Let BG know if you’re participating. She would like to see your answers.
I was always the “handyman” in our house. If it needed to be fixed, I fixed it. These are pictures of my mamas’ kitchen.
When I was running EMS, I had every other week-end off and I would drive up to my mamas’ house and work on it. It was pretty much falling apart. The cabinets were made of cardboard (I think) and the tile on the floor had been put down with tar.
I put new cabinets in, and bought a new counter top. I had to re-wire it (because somebody had cut them all.) Here are a few of the “before” and an “after” picture. I didn’t take a picture of the finished floor I put down.
Here’s a tip. If you are ever hanging cabinets by yourself, cut a “dead man.” That’s a 2 x 4 the height you want the cabinet and it will “hold” it up for you.
Who did it help? Loser, I guess. It made the house more “sellable.”
My handyman days are over now. I swore I was never doing anything like this again. Loser wanted to build a house on “his property” and had it in mind that I would do all the drywall and electrical work. Sorry, Jack….wasn’t ever going to happen!
Today I nominate: