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I Am Aggravated By Home Maintenance

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 24 People

    Grrr...what a Summer

    So far this summer I have had to replace the AC unit for the upstairs..a new hot water hearter...and just a couple weeks ago a leak produced itself from the cieling in the living room. Finally have the leak reapired and am able to stay the night at my own house.  No doubt...
    Lexus Lexus 36-40, F Oct 29, 2007

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    Not Aggravated Anymore

    We always seem to have issues with heating and cooling systems.  A/C went out in our first place a month after we moved in, furnace broke the night of closing in our 2nd place.  The A/C in the third house finally died this summer 3 years after purchase and after needing...
    ewhitttg ewhitttg 31-35, M Oct 22, 2009

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    No Skills

    Owing my own home has taught me that I have absolutely no practical skills whatsoever. I pride myself on being an independent person who can figure most things out but when it comes to home repairs, I am completely useless. I have no clue how to swap out parts on the toilet when...
    femme7 femme7 41-45, F 6 Responses Jul 27, 2008

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    Help! Water Pouring Through Window

    Last night it rained exceptionally hard here, after having no rain for two months.  I heard an unusual noise on one side of the house.  I opened the blinds and saw sheets of water cascading against the house ... and water pouring through the window sill, collecting...
    thinhotwire thinhotwire 51-55, F 2 Responses May 14, 2009

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    I'm going to have to start getting weekly maintenance spankings. I have been mouthing off lately and doing things with my boyfriend that I shouldn't be doing. I also get mad and...
    kimnextdoor kimnextdoor 18-21, F 17 mins ago

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    I'll pretend I am not home even if it is someone I know. Part of it is anti-social, but mainly being a creature of routine the unexpected is rarely a good thing.
    AltRealityFanboy AltRealityFanboy 41-45, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I get so angry when random people knock on my door. It creeps me out because it always happens when I'm home alone. In my opinion, if you didn't tell me you're coming over, don't...
    healedbydamage healedbydamage 18-21, F 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I'm 28 a freelancer for two years in media/photography/journalism with expertise of nearly a decade in the field I have never lived abroad because I always found work at home or...
    adakaleh adakaleh 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    After a night out last February in a pub with my friend and having fun. I had to walk home 4 miles with my heels, mini skirt and stockings. I got to my car tried to start it but...
    lacystockinggirl lacystockinggirl 36-40, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Are their any stay at home moms that would like to work from home and generate income for your family? And help others be healthier and wealthier
    VanessaIaso VanessaIaso 46-50, F 5 days ago

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    Maybe I'm just having a moment but I miss being home right now. I've been away at camp since June 18th and I don't go home until August 17th. At first it was fun because I didn't...
    colormepnk colormepnk 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    After my mom passed away I ran away five or six times. One of my siblings always tracked me down and made me come home. They usually found me within a couple days. During the...
    KylieeBear KylieeBear 22-25, F 9 Responses Jul 20

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    I am not high maintenance, I don't like expensive things. the best stuff in life is cheap
    Karinamvedo Karinamvedo 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 20

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    I am enjoying being a homemaker again although when I imagined it happening again this is never how I imagined it. I'm not a homemaker for my husband's home, but for my father's...
    BebeMac BebeMac 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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    I wrote earlier about being homesick for California. The thing is, I'm not sure where I'm homesick for. My family moved across the country TO California right before my senior year...
    Alexakay Alexakay 41-45, F Jul 20

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    I stay home babysitting my toddler brother ALL THE TIME, and I hate staying home. My parents don't share the same interests as I do, so we never do anything or go anywhere I want...
    kYG1 kYG1 16-17, F Jul 19

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    Every Friday night my husband give me a hand spanking as a maintenance spanking. Usually no more than 200 spanks and no less than 100.
    redbottomedfamily redbottomedfamily 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 19

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    Maintenance spankings given on a set day each week can really help reinforce boundaries and build bonds. I've found it works best if it's lighter and shorter than a punishment...
    SpanknDad SpanknDad 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 19

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    A year and a half after leaving California, homesickness hit me hard. The thing is, there's nothing wrong with where we live now in the South. It's beautiful, people are so...
    Alexakay Alexakay 41-45, F Jul 19

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    not everyone that's homeless is crazy or bad or even on drugs. i am homeless with kids i have a job but i do it alone i had to pick up a 2nd job overnite just to get us a home...
    anad718 anad718 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 18

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    Another homeless guy just saw me. And left. He had a bike. And was talking to himself. Or singing. And didnt see me. Until the last minute Why was he offroad. Trees...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 18

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    Home Haircut With Clippers When I was about 5 years old my parents bought a Wahl HomeCut clipper set. It included the clippers and I think four clipper guards. One night my mom...
    SportsSam8 SportsSam8 22-25, M Jul 18

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    knowing we have people who have enough money to donate just a little money to homeless shelters or just homeless people but knowing they don't makes me sad. everyone deserves a...
    springguo springguo 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    And I don't mind admitting it. I am high maintenance. I am demanding, I like certain things and I like them done in a certain way and I won't apologise for it.
    usernameinneed usernameinneed 26-30, M Jul 18

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    At school I'm kind of quiet. I talk to people but only when they speak to me, like I couldnt go up to a group of people and chat away to them. But at home I'm get really emotional...
    EmilyyLouise EmilyyLouise 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 18

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    I am about to become homeless. I never been so desperate, worried. I have been living with my mother for awhile now, taking care of her, as her health has been declining. Now, she...
    CoolDude2244 CoolDude2244 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 18

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    I personally would like to see a national tax on hotels and motels. The revenue could be used to buy and refurbish dilapidated motels and turned into communes for the homeless. We...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 16

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    New York City have a lot of homeless people. They are everywhere. I don't hate them. They didn't to anything to me it's just they are everywhere. Some can be rude sometimes. I pay...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 16

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    I'm loosing it I'm a stay at home mom I have four children 7,6,20 months and 2 months I love them dearly but I have had enough. I also take care of my mother who is disabled and...
    Ann91708 Ann91708 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 15

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    Nations Building Prosperity Inc. is a non profit that is about helping and feeding the homeless and needy. Right now we are based in Indiana but I would love to open charters in...
    ReeseThompson0424 ReeseThompson0424 22-25, F Jul 15

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    I was homeless for 6 months when I was 12. I was able to over come and get my own place and have a steady great paying job before i joined the army. I never begged or panhandled...
    Averageguy41011 Averageguy41011 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    I am the biggest home bird and it is SO annoying i am going on vacation in like a day and because of my tendency to get homesick easily vacations are my living hell! I can't help...
    EwanDyce EwanDyce 13-15, M Jul 14

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    everyday tho i wear a smile, i laugh,i joke ,i continue my daily routine and no one can tell what im going tru or i have been hurt deeply in every corner of my part theres always...
    sherisha sherisha 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 13

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    Keeping accurate homeschool records is important to the success of your homeschooling. Records provide feedback to you as a teacher as to what works and doesn’t work. Most...
    themorningstaracademy themorningstaracademy 26-30, F Jul 13

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    I was about 12 or 13 years old when i ran away from home, i ran away from home a few times. with my mum being an alcoholic and my friend suggesting it to me it didnt take much for...
    AngelaRose15 AngelaRose15 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    It's funny when I feel homesick because there are many more emotions that tag along with homesick for me. Maybe it's because I left before I ever had the chance to be an adult in...
    shadyeyes shadyeyes 18-21, F Jul 12

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    When this repeats in your head. And you are home. Crying underneath your sheets. My soul wants to go home. I hate these thoughts.
    designbycassandra designbycassandra 31-35, F Jul 10

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    When I'm at school I'm that nice laughing girl that everyone knows and loves...I'm just nice to everyone, because i don't want to be that mean person. But when i get home i yell, i...
    backwardsagain backwardsagain 13-15, F Jul 10

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    i feel happier at school. like ill be on the bus coming and once i see my house i just aoutomatically switch to my quieter, more iritable, the whole could burn for all care, person...
    SeanDR SeanDR 16-17, M 3 Responses Jul 9

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    at school I am so open and free but when I get home I shut out the world because my parents hate me and I hate the sight if being home alone with no friends
    loneleyboy loneleyboy 13-15, M Jul 9

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    I've just lived in the same area my whole life and want to experience something new. I've seen everything northern Mississippi has to offer me (which is not much) and really need...
    Greenigma Greenigma 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 9

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    I think the worst punishment my parents could give me is to stay at home all day everyday. Take away my phone, that's fine, I can live without it. But please, just please, I hate...