One Room Challenge – Week 2 – Platform Bed & Bedding

We FINALLY received word that our mattress will arrive mid-May, which is oh…14 weeks after we ordered it.  I was hoping it would be here by now, since we were given a range of 8-10 weeks lead time.  I really wanted it to be in the room before I chose paint colors and curtains, but I guess fate has other plans.  Either way, the bed was constructed a few weeks ago, and last weekend John and I picked out bedding and upholstery fabric. Plus, he helped me upholster the headboard and rails.  (I cannot tell a lie!) And of course, Demi had to give her seal of approval!

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DIY Dog Crate/Standing Desk – Winter Break 2014

So, here’s the deal.

I didn’t fall off the planet, nor did I give up on the DIY stuff.

School started…and that’s all.  I basically had to decide to either spend time blogging or spend time planning, grading, and tutoring.  Since those things actually generate money, the blog had to be put on the back burner.

My New Year’s resolution is to make one post a week.  These will probably come out on Friday, since Friday’s are mine to do with what I wish.

Anyway…here’s what I built over Winter Break:

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