Tag Archives: reno

Wee bit of kitchen progress

So we’ve had a wee bit of progress the last few days in the kitchen department. We’ve managed to find some rare seconds and minutes between feedings, cryings and settlings. It’s amazing how productive we can be when the axe … Continue reading

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A frosty conversation

At the hospital classes we took to prepare ourselves for looking after a baby (hey, we’re clueless, we NEEDED those classes) they were talking a bit about comfortable temperatures for the baby. Apparently a comfortable sleeping temp is no more … Continue reading

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Plan B

Pardon the delay in updates but we truly are Progressively Challenged here. If we ever turn into Master of Faster you’ll be sure to know. We’ve had a few bumps on the road here on our way to renovations as … Continue reading

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At least there’s progress somewhere

We actually had some progress today. Unfortunately not kitchen related but still, reno and baby related and we take what we can get in this house. As mentioned here our toilet recently stopped flushing unaided. Before that happened we already … Continue reading

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Breaking point

We’ve had a bit of a run in with stuff going cactus lately. (“Cactus”: Australian English for knackered, buggered, stuffed, rooted, possibly even up shit creek). Our oven broke some time back. It’s alright, we’re about to renovate. It’s ok. … Continue reading

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Prepping a kitchen for demolition

Prepping a kitchen for demolition can be quite fun. We started by tearing out everything in our cabinets. Heaps of that stuff I had not seen since we moved in here so it was a bit like Christmas and some … Continue reading

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Kitchen project management

The actual process of turning this into this will mostly be done by a company that specialises in installing Ikea kitchens, bless their little cotton socks. We sent our design to them and they reciprocated by sending their awesome project … Continue reading

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