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Touching on Progress

After several weeks of running around in life like a headless chicken, more progress has been made!

Last year, anticipating our move, I took an old Hemnes Dresser off the hands of an acquaintance. 267 more words


One IKEA wardrobe, four annoying problems

Heads up, this is a bit fat moan of a post. If I can’t rant on my own blog, where can I?…

I’ve always had something of a love for IKEA. 1,203 more words


Children's Craft Table and Chairs: Part 2

It’s been a really busy couple of weeks as work has gone crazy and I’ve also been trying to train for the Nuclear Races, a very muddy, obstacle-filled run that I’m slightly dreading (by slightly I mean majorly!) This has meant I’ve been covered more in mud than paint but somehow by doing a little bit here and there I’ve finally finished the table and chairs. 511 more words

Furniture Painting


For the past couple of years I’ve been gathering ideas for bookshelf ideas. I wanted one that shows off the beautiful book covers because I think it helps encourage Theo to select a book he wants us to read to him. 132 more words


The Bar Cart

It’s finally happened – the bar cart is here. We did an amazing (if I do say so myself) hack on an IKEA trolley, so today I’m going to take you through exactly how we did it. 932 more words


Using What We Already Have

After moving in, K still had a perfectly good IKEA HEMNES mirror that we really did not know what to do with. We were not using his HEMNES dresser anymore and already had a mirror in the bedroom. 445 more words


A Place for Everything...

As I’ve mentioned previously, I’d love to start incorporating more lifestyle posts into the blog. What better place to start than showing you where I keep all of these lovely books I’ve been telling you about for the past year? 426 more words