Last week I tried on my new watch for the first time. It was a present I’d received from my favorite person. She’d gotten it for me from Fossil, the website where the finest accessories and watches are sold for men and women online. Since it’d been delivered to me at my new home I’d admired it for a week before finally putting it on my wrist. Now I found myself looking at the time nearly once every five minutes, or setting alarms or testing out other features. I’d even used its calculator to see how much she’d saved by using a Groupon promo code to get the watch for a 15% discount. I figured I’d use that amount as the minimum to spend on her present for the upcoming holiday season.
While I hadn’t walked into a door yet, I had taken greater note of the appearance of the floors in my home. It was clearly time to something about them. While my watch was new and accurate to a fault, my staring at it so frequently had served to remind me that it was time I got started doing something. So I made an appointment to meet with a few interior specialists who could give me some suggestions and estimates on how I could improve both the appearance and the value of my home. Because one thing clearly stood out; nobody could walk around with a watch of …Continue reading »