DIY / noun (U) (BrE) the activity of making, repairing or decorating things in the home yourself, instead of paying somebody to do it
(abbreviation for 'do-it-yourself ')
- 7th. edition Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary (2005)
A mum who does things at home herself.
Am I a DIY mum?
When I'm not working...he! he! Yeah, yeah, I have a maid
(which working mum with school-going kids doesn't?)
What kind of things do I do myself?
Cooking, cleaning, gardening, sewing, doing creative projects,etc
What things that I don't do (read: HATE)?
Ironing...I'd rather wash the toilet!