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Table for two!

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When my mom got a new table a few years ago, she passed down her old kitchen table.  It was in good condition, but only had two chairs left.  This has worked fine in our kitchen, because we have limited “eat-in” space and there’s only been 2 of us needing chairs.  Whenever we have more family over for dinner, we eat at the dining room table, which fits 6.  So anyways, this table was a lighter wood color, and although it wasn’t ever my first choice of color, it was free and it worked.  Both are HUGE checks in my box.  Lately, though, because I love a project, I decided it was time to spruce the table up.  It needed a refresher and so did our kitchen.

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The Beginning

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The following is basically a smorgasbord of our early days of 2012.  It didn’t seem like we had much downtime, but I’m also not exactly sure what we did…anyone ever feel like that?  No…just me maybe?

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Cohen’s First Craft

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Last week Cohen and I attempted to create his first art project.  I purchased some Crayola Washable Kid’s Paint Set of 10, along with an 11×14 tablet of craft paper at Hobby Lobby and thought it would be a fun way to get some personal artwork around our house (not to mention how fun it’ll be to have something like this when he’s much older).

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