I like to do things myself and I like to create things "from scratch." Sometimes this works well--I learned a great deal when building my retaining wall. It took 17 trips to the home improvement store and treating my little red car like a pick-up truck, but I got it done.
Other times, "from scratch" doesn't work well at all. I've been knitting a sweater since September and it's only 3/4 finished. I am the worst baker in the history of flour.
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