Our home renovation project is now done, done, done. The contractor installed the cabinet doors yesterday (sooner than we expected) and did a last little thing outside today. I should probably have waited for daylight, but I couldn't resist taking pictures tonight once I'd finished (some of) the other things I needed to do:
Here's the view from the kitchen entryway, showing Chad's desk and the windows (click for very big versions):
Here's the view from the living room entryway, showing my desk and the back of the room:
Here's the short wall, where those entryways are located:
And a closeup of the cabinet doors, with which I am ridiculously enamored. I mean, cabinet doors! But I think they finish the room so elegantly—I was really surprised how much difference they made.
There, now that cheered me up. Yay, library!