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A small monumental change

I haven’t gotten around to showing this side of the kitchen, but here, come have a look at the black wall. It’s been like this for a little while and I still think it makes the room.

This wall previously had a couple of cheap shelves and a fearsome old heater installed on it, which we removed and patched over.  Continue reading »

Custom IKEA Tea and Spice Shelving

IKEA tea and spice shelving

I’m just gonna say it: I like IKEA and they like me, or at least my wallet. Going there is always a bit of a special occasion, since it literally only happens when we’re on vacation. I’m less interested in their furniture, but they do have a lot of useful bits and pieces that can go elsewhere in the house.  Continue reading »