Our "reading nook" usually looks like this:
Or better yet, like THIS:
After a trip to the home improvement store with Emma, 20 minutes with a drill, level, and screwdriver, it now looks like THIS:
You'll never guess what material I used...RAIN GUTTERS!!!
I LOVE IT!!! Hopefully it will keep our books off the floor. And really, it only took me 20 minutes!!! So I guess I'll need to find another project for the remaining days he's gone... any ideas?
I got my inspiration and instructions here.