8. Paint the kitchen

Kitchen Before
A very red "before" kitchen

This is another substitution goal. It was originally “get my car washed by kids who are having a fundraiser” but that requires a fair bit of serendipity, which apparently I did not possess in this 40th year of life.

I did have it in me to paint the kitchen, though. From blood-red to pale aqua – divine! Now to replace the counter and appliances…

Kitchen After
A very not-red "after" kitchen