A Mistake

I saw this lovely old chest for sale in one of the local antique markets around here. And around here,  “antique ” means good old wood  stuff that some Etsy wannabe has ruined with chalk paint and then stenciled a sea shell on top. But this was different – it wasn’t chalk paint it was…

Our Beloved EKTORP

For reasons that are boring even to me, I find myself on the brink of buying a flat pack love seat from Ikea. Okay. I’ll confess – the reasons are: we don’t have enough mess and turmoil in this house where only 2 oldsters live we think the challenge of bolting a piece of upholstered…