My thought process:
Myself: What if I hate it?
Myself: Then you can paint it white.
Myself: What if I don't like it white?
Myself: Then replace it. Can't say you didn't try.
I'm so smart sometimes.
To refresh your memory, here it is in all its blond oak glory.
This is the product and color I used.
After the first couple of brush strokes, I remember thinking, "Yikes! There's no turning back now!"