|The "Tupperware" cabinet...|
|...has become the "Tupperware" drawer!!!|
|Silverware all nice & neat! Steak knives easily located!|
|And the veggie peeler is where?????|
|Aaaaah, I can see stuff!!|
And the last drawer that had miscellaneous giant bbq tools, kitchen towels, and stuff.
|Hair ties come in handy with those out of control tongs!|
The drawers being done, now what did I do with the drawer of miscellaneous Ziplocs and other nonsense?
|Thank you Pinterest! Magazine boxes to the rescue!|
On to the cabinets!! The "alcohol" cabinet was a clusterf*ck of epic proportions!! As was the baking cupboard...and the bowl cupboard. Ha ha ha!! They were all bad. Here we go:
Here is the "after" alcohol cabinet:
|The bottles can all stand up!!|
Here are the before baking/oven cabinets:
Here are the after:
|Lower baking cupboard!|
|Upper baking cupboard...yeah, avalanche time!|
Here are the after:
|I guess I have no excuse to cook now.|
|It all fits!!|
I forgot to take a photo of the alcohol cabinet before, but there was a collection of random stuff, including a 2 year old phone book. Who uses those anymore???!!! Now, the cabinet has bowls and party stuff that I forgot I even had!
|Mixing bowls & party stuff!|
The coffee cup cupboard was pretty ridiculous as well. Not a lot of room in this little house. I looked for a kitchen island, but all the ones I found were either super expensive or shoddy construction. Husband and I discussed moving the kitchen table to the dining area and getting a little island. I had a vision and here is what I started with:
This piece has been sitting out on my front porch for 3 years gathering dust and black widow egg sacks. I cleaned those, got a piece of plywood, some spray paint (of course) and this is what it became:
The coffee cup cupboard was a fright:
|No way to make a quiet cup of coffee...|
Here is what I came up with:
|The piece I tried to sell, but didn't really want to.|
This piece, with a little thought, became this:
|My own coffee & tea center!|
The kitchen has so much room now!! I love it!!!!
Now, the pots & pans and under the sink were the last things to get organized: