Being the DIYers that we are, we thought we'd save some money and paint ourselves vs hiring a painter to do the job. Last time we did this, I ended up stepping off the ladder into a gallon of paint. The paint spilled everywhere and one expensive Stanley Steemer bill later things came out in a wash from a monetary perspective.
Nonetheless, we wanted to paint Jude's room ourselves. Initially it went okay. We hired a sitter to watch the kids and things moved along pretty quickly. We were quite pleased with ourselves, in fact.
Jude's new room is our current guest room, which also houses all of my sewing supplies. Dan was cleaning up the painting mess when my sewing table unexpectedly, suddenly collapsed. The sewing table held the gallon of blue paint. And we were left with this:
Dan texted our good friend, Chris, who replied, "Looks like the road trip ended in a crash." Enough said.