I'm a 51 year old female living in a small suburb of Chicago, near LaGrange.
I've owned my home, a single level ranch, for about 25 years. My husband and I are adoptive parents of 2 beautiful girls, both born in China.
I've done a bit of DIY stuff with my house and yard, but there's a lot of things that I can't or don't want to do, such as roofing and electrical!
I'm not employed right now, but keeping busy raising our children and caring for our pets. My main interest in life is animals, wildlife, pets and other aspects of nature. I have a lot of experience in animal care, both pet and wildlife.
It's wonderful to find a forum where there are so many voices!
I have a retaining wall in front of my house that I'm redoing with the blocks I have. The problem I'm having is I need to transition from a larger block that is 1in taller than the smaller block. Can...