Some Shortcuts Take Longer and Cost More

We've all been there.  We had a bright idea for saving time or money that didn't work out.  

One of mine is the time I pulled  an AWESOME old chair off the side of the road for FREE. And then I had it reupholstered.  Hmmmmm. Somehow my free chair ended up costing a lot of money. Yes, the chair was antique.  That was awesome.  But it wasn't really affordable when all was said and done.  I have a similar chair waiting in my garage for me to slipcover it....it would likely be less expensive for me to just go to the furniture store and buy a new chair. 

I seem to always have a chair like that in my life. I have learned that sometimes it is better to pay full price. Especially if my time is to be factored in.

"Do not let what you cannot do
keep you from doing what you can do."

John Wooden




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