DIY Furniture – Bed (Planning stage)

With the current lockdown in place, we have no place to go and nothing to do. We can’t even go to the new house to work on what we have there as we can only have one person per vehicle. And so, I have been watching a lot of videos and reading various posts onContinue reading “DIY Furniture – Bed (Planning stage)”

DIY Platform Bed – Planning Stage (Continuation)

Talking about DIY-ing my own bed is just very interesting to me. I know, a bit weird for most people, who prefer to just get a bed frame. But see, I really love a build-in look, which my budget is saying no to. I like the platform bed idea and so looked into various optionsContinue reading “DIY Platform Bed – Planning Stage (Continuation)”

DIY Pantry Staples – Salted Eggs

I am Asian and I am Chinese. That means I like my salted eggs a lot. Like, you would not even believe it kind of a lot. I use to boil a salted egg, cut it into my oatmeal and eat it as a breakfast porridge of sorts. Of course, salted eggs go extremely wellContinue reading “DIY Pantry Staples – Salted Eggs”

Furniture: Part 1

One big expense of buying a house is the furnishings. Quality pieces will costs us an arm and a leg to buy but at the same time, we do not want to simply settle for inferior quality. Quite a few people suggested IKEA, but we politely declined for two reasons: one, the quality is reallyContinue reading “Furniture: Part 1”

Renovation: Stage 1 – Kitchen Cabinets

It was quite a shock to me when I realized that I have only one draft left on my scheduled posts. You see, I wrote and schedule my posts nearly two months early. Therefore, the posts in this blog are not quite current. However, due to the nature of my work, I had became extremelyContinue reading “Renovation: Stage 1 – Kitchen Cabinets”

Planning 1.6 – House Inspection and Kitchen Cabinetry (soon)

Our house was finally inspected three weeks after the original appointment date because of the unexpected obstacles. I was rather excited and quite apprehensive as I kept having nightmare scenarios of the house having lots and lots of structural problems which will suck up all the money. Luckily enough for us, the house was inContinue reading “Planning 1.6 – House Inspection and Kitchen Cabinetry (soon)”