Living Room Archives

Too busy purging and organizing to blog

Fish tank

Just kidding, sort of. I have been organizing a lot but never seem to get the chance to link up to the 52 weeks since Fridays are not working out as good blogging days for me. I took photos of some of our larger purge items this week and listed them on craigslist today. I […]

TV benches

TV benches

We finally upgraded to a flat screen TV a while ago when the last of the LED backlit models were on clearance. I really wanted to hold out and see how long the TV I got when I was 13 would last, but I gave up since that sucker was still going strong after 15 […]

Week 38: Back to the bookshelf

Bookshelf after

I organized the worst shelf on this bookshelf earlier in the 52 weeks of organizing. This week I worked on the three top shelves on the same bookcase. Now I just have one more to go and I can show off the whole thing.

Week 37: DVD collection

Movies before

Once again, too many choices was not a good thing for us. Here’s how we kept only our favorite DVDs.

Trying to add more dining space


I love to cook. I especially love to cook for friends and family. On occasion, we have more people over than can fit around our small dining table and I’m trying to figure out what to do with an extra table in between those occasions.