Guided by Wires

March 27, 2010

Filed under: shopping,Uncategorized — guidedbywires @ 2:25 pm

Since I haven’t been sleeping much recently, I’ve been finding weird ways to occupy my time. Last night I spent hours looking at antique teacups on Etsy.  I decided when I have a big enough place to put it all, I’m going to start building my own tea set with mismatched antique teacups.  Here’s some favorites:


Want March 21, 2010

Filed under: shopping — guidedbywires @ 12:26 pm
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Since it’s almost spring but I have zero dollars, I’m taking a page out of my sister’s book and window shopping online to satisfy my retail cravings.


March 10, 2010

Filed under: Uncategorized — guidedbywires @ 1:56 pm

So I’ve decided, now that I don’t live at home much anymore and my parents aren’t readily available to help me with whatever I need, that there’s lots of stuff I want my parents to teach me.  Here’s what I’ve come up with so far —

From my mom, how to:

– Sew a garment from a pattern

– Can things – jam, tomatos, etc.

– Plant a real garden

From my dad:

– How to change a tire

How to do my taxes