DIY Industrial Design Bookcase

Bookcase - front

Helloooooo! So I was going to give you the whole spiel about how sorry I am that I haven’t posted in a while, and how busy I’ve been, and how overwhelming life can get… but let’s face it, you get it, because we’ve all been there. So I’ll save it. ;)

Today’s project is the first thing that has really truly inspired me in a while. I am so in love, it’s not even funny. But first, let me give you the backstory. 

After living with our lounge room arrangement for the last 3 years, we felt like a bit of a change last week (you can see what it used to look like here). We moved everything around, and it looks really great, but we ended up with no place to put our bookcase, and a rather bare looking hallway. The solution is obvious, right?

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Book Club – April 2015

Ahhhhh it’s May!!!! And do you know what that means?? Only 6 months left until Mario and I get married!!! *has a quiet but happy freak out about how many things are left to do*

I have been falling a little behind on my reading lately because I’ve been working on a lot of other stuff, and yes, I KNOW I have been failing to share it with you guys. Don’t worry, I will rectify that soon. For some reason, my blogging mojo always seems to fall to its lowest point in April. I blame Easter!

Nonetheless, I really enjoyed my April books. Here they are: Continue reading

The Power of Positive Thinking – September Short Projects

The Power of Positive ThinkingI’m a great believer in the power of positive thinking, but unfortunately not so great at practicing it. As part of my campaign to be more positive, I decided to start a Book of Positivity. I keep it at my desk at work, and write down positive thoughts, affirmations and quotes as they occur to me. Then, when I’m having a crappy day, I look back, and feel better! Plus it provides a nice creative outlet when I’m stressed at work! Continue reading