The kitchen is the heart of the home....

Christine knew she had a great space and knew exactly what she wanted.  With a just a little help from Little Mess Perfect and a move of a bench... success!!

  1. Purchased a couple smaller bins for the "Trofast" shelf....
    Purchased a couple smaller bins for the "Trofast" shelf....
  2. We used just about everything she had.  Just added some empty frames with clothespins to the walls for the ever changing art gallery.
    We used just about everything she had. Just added some empty frames with clothespins to the walls for the ever changing art gallery.
  3. and added some "Bygel" cups and "Antonius" baskets to her "Raskog" cart.
    and added some "Bygel" cups and "Antonius" baskets to her "Raskog" cart.
  4. Bought a "Mala" paper holder and paper so the kiddos never run out!  As well as labeled each drawer!
    Bought a "Mala" paper holder and paper so the kiddos never run out! As well as labeled each drawer!
  5. And put in baskets for scarves, hats, gloves,etc!
    And put in baskets for scarves, hats, gloves,etc!
  6. Which can now hold bills, schedules, contact lists, catalogs... possibilities are endless!
    Which can now hold bills, schedules, contact lists, catalogs... possibilities are endless!
  7. Without the bench, there's room for coat and purse hooks!
    Without the bench, there's room for coat and purse hooks!
  8. We just added some chalkboard paint to the backdrop.  Added some clever signs that Christine had lying around and gave every person in the family folders, folders, folders!
    We just added some chalkboard paint to the backdrop. Added some clever signs that Christine had lying around and gave every person in the family folders, folders, folders!
  9. And the bench (and the rumba!) all have a beautiful new home!
    And the bench (and the rumba!) all have a beautiful new home!
  10. She had a ton of stuff from Ikea already so we went with that theme!
    She had a ton of stuff from Ikea already so we went with that theme!
  11. The imagination station!  The kids always flock to the kitchen anyway... Christine was so smart to set it up here!
    The imagination station! The kids always flock to the kitchen anyway... Christine was so smart to set it up here!
  12. And put magazine files to bookend those shelves!
    And put magazine files to bookend those shelves!
  13. Christine did a wonderful job putting together her "kitchen command center".
    Christine did a wonderful job putting together her "kitchen command center".
  14. We cleared out those cookbooks...
    We cleared out those cookbooks...
  15. It all started when we decided to move the bench....
    It all started when we decided to move the bench....