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"God gives us dreams a size too big so that we can grow into them."

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Our Dining Room

Recently Ben and I have changed a few things in our dining room. A couple months ago we added the stuff on the back wall. This weekend we FINALLY installed a light! This was very exciting because for the past two and a half years we have had NO light in there. We just never used it unless there was natural light coming in the window. Well, I realized I had invited family over for a 5:30 pm Thanksgiving dinner and that unless we wanted to eat in the dark we would have to do something so I went and picked out a simple light fixture (yes, I know, I am kinda dull with my decorating but to me less is more) and while Ben was at work I had my Dad come over and install the light. That is my version of "getting things done" .... he he he.

So, here is a shot of the room now:





Click here to see old pictures of our dining room

6 comments:

spng7 said...

I love the new light ... apparently your Dad wasn't too enthusiastic about eating by candle light:) He did a nice job and I'm anxious to see it. Love you, Gram

velvet said...

i like that light a lot - it looks great with your table and chairs! love those chairs, btw. and i really like how you did a two-tone on the wall with the chair rail. looks really cozy and pretty!!

gram said...

Looks great. Daddy's are great. I know you will enjoy the light in your dinning room. I still have to get my bedroom light replaced. I guess I have to go shopping first. :) Looking forward to seeing you guys tomorrow.

Faith said...

love it! it's totally classy and looks like a magazine photo! nice! please tell me that you're like me, though, and had to clean at least ONE thing out of the picture before you took it?!?! LOL!

Vicki Aeschliman said...

I miss calling my dad to have him do projects.

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