decorating

Changing Rooms

For the last year or two (or seven), I’ve desperately wanted to move house. The problem with that, though… well, actually, there are LOTS of problems with that, but the main one is that we just can’t afford it right…

How We’re Living

So, it turns out we COULD actually fit more kitchen stuff into the living room after all: Kitchen sink: not even visible under all that MESS. The rest of the kitchen stuff was delivered yesterday. The things in the picture…

Everything including the kitchen sink

So, this Saturday is my mum’s birthday, so over the weekend I went to the shops, and this is what I bought: Yes, platform pee-toes: the shoes of champions. So, yeah, Happy Birthday, mum! And don’t worry about these not…

Friday Photo: Still Life With Radiator

Because I’m still aiming for that “most boring blogger in the whole wide world” award, this week’s Friday Photo depicts the new radiator in our wreck of a bathroom. The one that’s STILL not been actually attached to the wall,…

Watergate

So, on Sunday evening, we broke the house. This is, of course, the latest chapter in the never-ending-story that is our attempt to redecorate the bathroom. Sunday night’s installment started like this: Terry: You know, I don’t think I’m going…

Toilet Humour*

So, we are spending January re-decorating our bathroom. And with that single line, I do believe I may have already made myself a serious contender for the “Most Boring Bloggers of 2008″ list. “What, she’s writing about her BATHROOM, now?”…

How Do You Solve a Problem Like Ikea?

So, on Sunday we went to Ikea to replace Terry’s dead chair, God rest its soul, and also to buy two desks, a filing cabinet, cable-tidiers, two sets of blinds, one of those pull-out trays things for keyboards, and a…