Space Saving Gateleg: Our Apartment Dining Table

When it comes to an apartment dining table, space is a big concern. At the moment we have more space than is “normal” for a New York apartment (because we are paying outrageous rent) but this will not always be the case. We did not want to eat dinner on the couch all the time so we had to find a space saving dining table on a budget. We focused on collapsible tables, specifically gateleg tables because these typically fold…

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Apartment Hunting in NYC Part 1: Every Apartment Has A Catch

First and foremost, APOLOGIES for my long absence. Everything has sort of ground to a halt at home lately as I get busier. We did take a short trip to Washington DC for Memorial Day weekend just to get away for a bit, but that’s about the extent of “happenings”. In case you were wondering, the apartment is a mess at the moment. A real mess. I would take a picture but it is actually embarrassing. Good news though, this…

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Home Office Decor Update

It has been a while since I shared an update on my home office decor. I shared a picture on Instagram some weeks ago but I figured it’s time for an actual “look” at my setup along with the prices of everything I have used. As you may already know, I have had my desk for a few months. It was sort of my first DIY project and was very easy (amazing what spray paint can do). Since then I…

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Home Decor Shopping On A Budget: Target

Happy Day Before Tax Day! (not a holiday). This year I managed to avoid my usual last minute rush to file. *pats self on back* I’m starting a new series of postsĀ about home decor shopping on a budget. These posts will be about my favorite stores for home shopping on a budget. Hopefully these help you with decorating your space. I have tendinitis in my wrist and this has meant taking a break from projects around the apartment because…pain. I…

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