One of the only positive ramifications of growing up with asthma and allergies is that I avoided most outdoor chores such as raking leaves and shoveling snow. So, today, as it snowed for the zillionth consecutive day, I decided to pay my dues and:
I shoveled the sidewalk.
One of the tenants of my building actually shovels our sidewalk and stairs each time it snows, so I shoveled a neighbor’s space. I recently discovered that he deducts $50 from his rent check for services rendered. The best part is that his work is not commissioned by our management company.
Fun factor: 2