After a whole lotta chiseling the leg notches were completed today - the great thing about my photo album cataloging this project is the notches will appear to have been completed all in one day! That's a little bit of New Yankee Workshop magic for the masses. Afterwards, still reeling from the hunching and chiseling for hours, I had a jolt of inspiration and the following dream table was born:

Seems a bit too thin for any practical use, besides neatly displaying fruit, and I suspect Sam the cat would knock it over in less than sixty seconds. Oh well, guess I'll continue with my current plans...until inspiration strikes again!