I’m super excited to say we built our first DIY farmhouse kitchen table! After looking at dozens of stores I could not find what I was looking for. They were either too big or too small for our space. The tables were also never the right color. I wanted white legs and a dark top. …
10 Ways to Decorate the Kitchen & Table with Evergreens
Once December hits, it's time to start thinking about evergreens
How a government shutdown affects your kitchen table
One issue that hits at the heart of the home: The interruption of vital food research.
Pritzker talks 'kitchen table issues' but evades tax questions in Bloomington
BLOOMINGTON — J.B. Pritzker is counting on "kitchen table issues" — and a healthy dose of criticism of incumbent Bruce Rauner — to win him Illinois' top office as the
My View: Two lessons Springfield should learn from the kitchen table
IL_Rockford Two hundred miles south of Rockford, politicians are back at the Statehouse in Springfield. The legislative session ends May 31, so unless lawmakers call a costly special session, they have less than two months left to pass a state budget If history is any indicator, things don’t bode well for taxpayers Bad budgeting basics have contributed to rising debt and taxes for years. That’s why…
Local 'Etsian' crafters share tips on gaining a global reach from their kitchen tables
Crafty artists have to be smart business people in order to find success on the Internet marketplace.Crafty artists have to be smart business people as only half find success on the Internet marketplace.
Ikea shows us what smart kitchen tables will look like in 10 years
In our modern day hustle and bustle, the kitchen may be the one room in the house (or tiny box) that we spend less and less time in. It’s a place to hold left …
Yeah, foreign trade is boring, but here's why it's a kitchen table issue: Ed Rendell
Just like infrastructure and education, promoting trade is a critical investment in America's future. The stakes are especially high for middle class Americans, who stand to gain the most if America leads on trade and lose the most if it doesn't.
What should I use to finish and protect a wood kitchen table?
We bought a new wood table for our kitchen, which will get a lot of use. It is just raw wood so I want to protect it with something, but I don't want to paint it. What do you suggest?
Stevens Lodge Newbie Guide
All you need to know if you're visiting Stevens Lodge for the first time! And come now, we're open December 23 - January 1.
How to Make a Lego Table
I've been so concentrated on building the new house that I haven't done a project in a good long while. I finally have one for you today though! Last month Levi (my middle son) turned four. Four. I remember blogging his birth story like it was yesterday, and now he's my four-year-old middle son. Crazy. Anyway, I made him a Lego table for his birthday. He loves it, my other boys love it, and I kinda love it too...despite the fact that it…
Ireland top of the table for drinking at home
85% of those surveyed engage in ‘pre-drinking’ before a night out