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my life in the domestic jungle



Great Expectations 3 – from cupboard of horrors to dream pantry

In my last blog post here, I told the story of how the crumbling, damp basement kitchen was replaced.  One of the problems we had with the old kitchen was that the Ikea pull-out larder cupboard no longer worked for... Continue Reading →

Great Expectations 2 – the main kitchen

In my last blog post, I talked about the preparation for our epic basement kitchen overhaul and here's the next chapter: Work started on demolition of the existing kitchen in the second week of March 2016: it was a bit... Continue Reading →

Great Expectations – introducing the kitchen renovation saga

There's never a good time to have a baby, and there's never a good time to knock down half your house and replace the kitchen either.  And it was almost exactly a year ago that I found myself pregnant at... Continue Reading →

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