It’s been 9 months since we got married and I am finally getting around to writing the blog posts with all the details. After such an intense period of Pinterest / DIY addiction in the run up to the wedding, I had visions of how wonderful my blog would be with all of my many, … Continue reading Wedding – All The Details
Or as I would say in my days of one foot in denial, one foot in a lot of people I love around me are really worried about me world, “a problem with food”. Ha. Let’s dissect that for what it really is, a fair bit of the ol’ bullshit. More accurate would have been: … Continue reading So…I used to have an eating disorder
Having shelled out another $200 to have the couch cleaned as the animals have been using it as their favorite wee wee pad…I decided I had to find a way to keep them confined to the kitchen when I want to, and also give them freedom when I want to. And yes, that’s Fat Tony … Continue reading DIY – Pet (or baby) Gate
There will be so many posts to follow about the details of the wedding (I collected all the vintage dinner plates, side plates, cups, saucers, table cloths, napkins, mason jars and shipped them to Ireland, hand stamped the place names, typed the menus on seed paper using a 1940s type writer…) but in the mean … Continue reading So we got married!
There’s the moment you realize you’re writing a blog post about the simplest of ideas… 1. Buy books from Goodwill 2. Buy belt from Goodwill 3. Tie belt around books 4. Put beside your coach 5. Enjoy. Continue reading DIY – Book Side Table
After building Paul a bar cart for his birthday and unveiling it the night before because I was too excited, I decided that I would finally build one of the items that has stuck in my mind since I first saw it on Pinterest as a second surprise. Materials I used One long piece of … Continue reading DIY – Pallet Bench
I decided to build Paul a bar cart for his birthday this year. I was (of course) inspired by something on Pinterest. Materials I used Salvage wood (from Second Use) Eight x 3/4 inch 90 degree elbows Twelve x 3/4 inch Tees Sixteen x 3/4 inch 10 inch nipples Six x 3/4 inch 12 inch nipples Twelve x … Continue reading DIY – Bar Cart