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Games Room shifted around

We’ve been shifting things around here or there in Lyons this week, starting with the games room. It was originally set up so that the gaming PCs were in the back of the room on the left. 153 more words

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Rearranging my living room!

For the past 4 (almost 5) years since I moved into my little condo, all the furniture has been in the same spot. Even after new shelves were bought, older furniture was sold, and roommates moved out taking their furniture with them, nothing that stayed in the house was ever moved. 198 more words


Buffet Refresh

Although it’s not technically a buffet, this wonderful piece which I inherited from my grandmother, was looking a bit dull and dated. It’s got great pull down bins, deep enough to hold lots of table linens and two drawers for candles, paper napkins and miscellaneous dining room things. 232 more words


Basement Stairs Rearranged

Our house is very low on utility-type closet space. We have a large basement, sure, but it’s not a very handy storage space for things that we need regularly but not daily (like the vacuum cleaner), or things that don’t like humidity (like cardboard). 521 more words

DIY Action

Hoarder Fears

Why do we hold on to things? And how do we let things go so that we can make room for new?

I ask these questions because I have a fear of becoming a hoarder. 496 more words


waste not want not...

Continuing with the waste of Overproduction…

Since writing the previous post on using the ‘lean’ principles in everyday and domestic life to add value by avoiding waste I am very conscious of buying too much and creating future waste – I just have to look around my house to see the result of this. 1,076 more words



Yesterday, I rearrange a couple of cupboards in the kitchen so they looked better and were more convenient for us to use. Today, I was feeling a little bored and ended up rearranging my bookshelf since the last time I had set it up was when we had got it and I’ve gotten a few more books since then. 357 more words