My nice boss at Milk and Cookies gave us two $25 Amazon.com gift certificates to give away, so go on over there if you want a chance to win one.
I just chose lighting fixtures for the dining room. I'd thought that would be FUN, and I'd planned to buy something pretty/interesting. But I needed flush-mount fixtures because the ceiling is slanted and not high enough for danglies, and when I looked at a whole display room full of flush-mount fixtures, these were my choices (I yoinked these images from LightingUniverse.com):
Pardon me for inquiring, but is the buyer for the lighting store a MAN by any chance? Because every single one of these fixtures looks like a BREAST. It's even more apparent when you're standing under a ceiling full of them, looking up.
Furthermore, I needed...two.
I ended up with these, except with white thingies instead of metal:
At least they're SMOOTH.
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