Good lord, woman, I don’t know what an IKEA flatpack is and definitely don’t want to after reading this! In fact, I am one of the few people in the civilized world who hasn’t step foot in an IKEA store.

Lisa, you have my admiration (and, maybe, a little scorn) for tackling such a monumental task. Do you not have prefabricated furniture in the Nordic North or are you simply a masochist?

All joking aside, the finished product looks great. And, should I be so foolish to attempt such a project, Captain Argentina would also only be of help as my personal chef. Our significant others are similar in that way.

I was always a writer but lived in a bookkeeper’s body before I found Medium and broke free — well, almost. Working to work less and write more.

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