Houses, man. They are expensive – even if your mortgage payments are reasonable because you bought the house before the market lost its mind, the ongoing maintenance is not insignificant. It’s these things that *almost* make me wish we were renters instead.
New roof. Oy. This is a big job, but it should be 30 years before we have to deal with it again. This is one of the few house projects we actually paid someone else to do. WORTH IT. They got the garage done yesterday and will finish the rest on Monday.
But first, breakfast with the Mr and dropping off a trunk full of donation stuff. I’m in serious purge mode lately, battling my housemates’ tendencies to keep all the things.