Moving to a smaller house has actually been really gratifying – in big ways like the mortgage reduction, and smaller, but celebrated ways like having a whole lot less house to keep clean – hallelujah! Of course, we made some concessions, but overall we are loving the change. Who knew that downsizing would be so freeing?
However – here comes the “but” – – –
– – – trying to make our furniture fit into this house has been a bit of a challenge. The table from our old entryway is too long for the wall in our current foyer, and the last thing I want is to buy MORE furniture when I have a basement filled with odds and ends that don’t fit in this house.
I was inspired to sell my old foyer table and find something new and fabulous on Craigslist, but after looking for months and months, nothing really tickled my fancy.
Then I spied this ghoulish photo at goodhousekeeping.com…