Tag Archives: upcycling

From cupboard to laundry room

Once upon a time, we had a cupboard on the landing. The cupboard was not loved and became a dumping ground for all the things a family might want to dump somewhere out of sight. To facilitate the dumping, we … Continue reading

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A Peek in the Back Yard

Despite promises to myself that I would not tackle the back yard until after I turned our front yard into a welcoming little sanctum, I stupidly, stubbornly decided to pull up a ton of pavers from the back yard and … Continue reading

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Project Back Yard

I wasn’t going to do this. I promised myself I’d do the front yard first, and wait with the back yard till next year. So much for my promises to myself. I must be a glutton for punishment. Last summer … Continue reading

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Save the chopping board

Wooden chopping boards. They’re an absolute necessity in my kitchen. A couple of years ago, when I had to replace the old one, I bought two cheap Ikea chopping boards. They may not be the best chopping boards around, but … Continue reading

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