With an entire three-day weekend at my disposal, I did not get the dining room/kitchen ceiling painted. Well, not all of it. In fact, all I got done was the wide border around the top of the walls. So now it looks a little something like this:
yes, this is photoshopp'd - REAL pictures when it's done!
I did also buy little round light bulbs for the chandelier, so it really looks like this now. So cute!