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Our Ikea Klippan 4-seater couch is turning out to be not quite the easy-peasy couch we thought it was when we bought it last year.  Granted, it was only $400, which is in no way pocket change, but for a

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The End is Near

We had an okay weekend over here.  Greta was under the weather on Friday.  Then I was feeling crummy on Saturday and Sunday and poof, there goes the weekend. But it is a new day and a new week and

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Fauxdenza Crendenza!

Two weeks ago, we shared part one of our new “fauxdenza” in the living room made of 3 Akrum wall cabinets from Ikea floating a few inches above the floor.  It was a great solution to a large credenza for

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How to Undo Spray Paint

Remember when I committed the crime of the century earlier this week and spray painted our new-to-us quirky coffee table oil-rubbed bronze…and it came up…flat? 75% of commenters agreed, the brass was better.  I should note, Chris doesn’t care for

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Woot! Video Tour Time!

This house tour is long overdue.  Our last video tour was in January.  January!  You can check out that tour here and our very first house tour here, taken 17 months ago.  In the nine months since our previous house

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The "His" Chair is Here

Last week, I mentioned we found a his chair for our her chair in the living room.  A lot of you had fun guessing which one we went with–which seemed to be overwhelming for number 6: How do I say