ORC Week 5: Election Day Made Me Very Unproductive, But I Still Built Drawer Fronts

Ya feel me? What a weird time to be alive. This post may contain affiliate links. I'm not going to get into politics because that's not what this blog is about. I'm giving the people what they're here for, and for the One Room Challenge, that is... minimal updates. I was off work last week [...]

ORC Week 4: MY CABINETS ARE DONE (ish)

I’m a bit late here on this post but I couldn’t skip this week. Especially since I have some BIG updates to show you. MY OFFICE BUILT INS ARE TAKING SHAPE. Over the weekend, I spent probably 12 hours assembling, disassembling, reassembling, and troubleshooting my base cabinets for my built-in desk, making sure each cabinet [...]

ORC Week 3: ADHD, Messing Up, And Conquering Hard Things

ORC Week 3: ADHD, Messing Up, And Conquering Hard Things

This post may contain affiliate links. Affiliate links mean I earn a small commssion when you purchase something through them at no additional cost to you. Whew! We're already here! Halfway through, and honestly -- I'm feeling mostly great about this project. I do have one question though: how do designers DO IT?! This is [...]

Transforming a Boring Single-Panel Door Into A Custom-Looking Masterpiece

Transforming a Boring Single-Panel Door Into A Custom-Looking Masterpiece

Okay, maybe masterpiece is laying it on a little thick, but I'm a Leo. We live for the dramatics. And speaking of drama, that's exactly what the original door was lacking. We moved into our house in mid-2016. It's a great house; the kind people like to say has "great bones". It's an early 1960s [...]