Ikea’s Nordmyra Chairs

We just did a big switch-a-roo of dining chairs!  Yes, I loved our Bertoias but they aren’t really comfortable for kids.  Gemma (5 months) will be sitting at the dining table in the next two months.  Annika (4.5 years) is ready to sit in a regular dining chair. So in the near future we’ll be…

Ryder Rocking Chair

Browsing through Ohdeedoh the other day I found this awesome rocking chair. I was surprised to read it was from West Elm for $599!  I’m contemplating selling ours on Craigslist and buying this one.  I need to drive down there and try it out before I make any final decisions. Buying a rocking chair turned…

What do you think?

What do you guys think about these chair pads? I know they’re not the the bikinis, which traditionally belong on these chairs.  However, I’ve always  thought those pads were too thin.  I got a lot of weight resting on my hiney so I’d like some good cushion for our long, leisurely lunches and dinners.  Plus,…

Bertoia, Bertoia

Our Bertoia side chairs arrived yesterday! I got them on ebay. 4 for $375 plus $50 shipping. I’m sooooo excited and relieved. We have not had dining chairs since we moved into the house. We’ve been using a cheap office chair and a torn to shreads tanker chair. The tanker use to be beautiful but…