We figure that since Mackenzie isn’t a baby, we really don’t need a cumbersome highchair, so we thought we would go with a booster seat. However, we have light, cloth covered, parson’s chairs in our dining room…not really conducive to a food wielding toddler. So, I decided that what Mackenzie needed was a chair of her own. A sturdy wooden chair to hold her booster seat.
Ikea has these simple unfinished wood chairs:
Sturdy…check. Wooden… check. Boring…double check. This plain little thing needed help, so I went through my paint, and found a chocolate and red that turned out to be perfect. Plus, I just needed to paint something; my soul said it was time.
Mackenzie’s new chair:
It has her name on the top rung on the front and the back: