Litter Box, DIY, Custom, Hidden, Chest, Storage

Custom Litter Box Redesign

Back when we first got to San Diego and were living in our temporary apartment, I found this awesome chest for $5 on Craigslist.  In case you just skimmed over that sentence, the chest only cost FIVE DOLLARS!  Aside from being super excited, I immediately knew...
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DIY Piet Mondrian On Canvas

Over the weekend, particularly Sunday, I was feeling crafty and decided to turn something ugly into something beautiful!  When we were visiting Fort Worth, John's Uncle Sam and Aunt Madelene took us to the Kimbell museum, where I was attracted to a painting by...
Studio, Apartment, San Diego, AVA, Downtown

Penthouse Penthouse is coming together!!

Yesterday John and I were able to catch of few hours of sun at the beach, and it was great to just relax for a little.  We’ve been so busy trying to get our apartment complete, we haven’t taken time for a beach day in a while! John and I had a really bu...
DIY, Ikea, Entertainment Center, Ikea Hack

Entertainment Center Ikea Hack

Hello everyone!  I know you've all been desperately waiting to see this blog post, where we turned a plain, boring Ikea Expedit shelving unit into something spectacular!! Here's how we did it: We started out by sanding the shelving unit down, inside the cu...
Chalkboard Wall

Building Furniture

Last night John and I build some of our new furniture!  John was in charge of the breakfast bar stools and I was managing the kitchen cart construction.  Here are some pictures to enjoy of our build! ...