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If your husband or BF left

Could you change the oil? change a tire? Could you do all the lawn work and house repairs?

 
buttonlts

Asked by buttonlts at 3:08 PM on May. 10, 2011 in Just for Fun

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  • Yes. I'm a daddy's girl, for the most part, and growing up it was mostly me and my sister in the garage and in the yard with my dad. My mom was also her father's helper growing up so my mom encouraged us and my dad to teach us all of that stuff. My dad always kept busy around the house - he even rebuilt entire sections and added on a lot of stuff so if I had to I could build an entire house, with the exception of the wiring and plumbing but that's what the yellow pages are for. I have a large yard and it would be a lot quicker to hire a lawn care service but when I see my yard looking really good I take pride in knowing that it was hard work that got it that way.
    anon1986East

    Answer by anon1986East at 3:19 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • Seriously.. my DH can't do any of that so I know I'd be fine!~
    maxsmom11807

    Answer by maxsmom11807 at 3:08 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • Ha, I'd be fine! He doesn't do any of that anyways...
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 3:10 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • Not any more
    sweet11-12

    Answer by sweet11-12 at 3:11 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • LOL, I can do all of it. Walmart will change my oil (lol, cheating!), I can change a tire or call AAA to do it, I can do all house repairs that are small and I can do all lawn work that doesn't require me to get permits.
    zoejains_momma

    Answer by zoejains_momma at 3:11 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • For the most part YES! I'm a pretty handy woman and took care of things for 8 months after ex left the house..... and some things even before he left.
    MrsDAP

    Answer by MrsDAP at 3:14 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • Yes, because my dad taught me how to do all that stuff when I was younger.
    Fawn80

    Answer by Fawn80 at 3:15 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • no, but I would hire someone to do like we do now.
    Bubbie0809

    Answer by Bubbie0809 at 3:17 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • yes, but not as well and with as much care as he does.
    NkugbaMama

    Answer by NkugbaMama at 3:19 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • maxsmom well that's great.................at least you know you can a lot can't
    buttonlts

    Comment by buttonlts (original poster) at 3:11 PM on May. 10, 2011

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