...Motivation is definitionally subjective. Some people are motivated by greed, some loath it. Some are motivated by "faith in a higher power", others want to "live in the moment."
I wanted to get the fat monkey off my back. And thighs. And belly. And ass...
…The older I get, the louder "Why?" becomes. This is somewhat by default as health, marriage and career have answered many of the "What/How/Where/Who" queries - but it's also because there is more in my rear view mirror than in front of my windshield...
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IN THE RULES:
MONEY & BUILDING
...Building anything involves mystery we do not tolerate well, and money and patience we have a limited supply of. We can learn about the risks and realities of construction to diffuse the fear of the unknown. We can man-up and get braced for a long haul. But most of us do not have a color xerox that prints $100 bills... (click here to read more)
IN FINDING HOME:
CONSTRUCTING 290 OAK HILL ROAD: CONSTRUCTION PHOTOS ROUND 2
...A normal residential roof with standard roof shingles is designed for a roof load of 40 pounds per square foot. This roof is designed for a roof load of approximately 400 pounds per square foot to support the weight of the earth and snow that will be on top of the house when it is finished...
The Boomer parent-child dynamic has both overburdened our maturing post adolescent children with patterns of co-dependence that are unsustainable, and has warped that inherently asymmetric relationship into a simulation of friendship between equals.