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Kitchen Q + A

Q+A: KraftMaid Kitchen Cabinets

kitchen glass cabinets

Q: Hi Greg and Ashley, My husband and I are currently trying to decide on a kitchen cabinet route to go with our kitchen remodel. I’ve always loved Kraftmaid and heard great things, but recent research has led us both to a lot of negative reviews about the quality the cabinets and paint finish. Would you share your experience? Are you still happy with your cabinets all this time later? Would you go with Kraftmaid again? Thanks for any info! -Kara A: This…

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Kitchen Shopping + Thrifting


Solid Wood Bowl Made in Philippines found at HomeGoods //

Okay, that pun (or lack of one) is just sad. Feel free to ignore it. One thing I really want to do this year is post more “organically” – blogging the way it was intended to be way back when I had my first blog back in college (I still wish I could find that). Basically, we’re going to try to share more of the the random shopping trips, thoughts about the decline in curtain options, brain-dumps about my office…

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Kitchen Organizing


Organized Kitchen Medicine Cabinet / 7th House on the Left

As I mentioned in this post, one of our goals for this year is to organize every nook and cranny of the house. Needless to say, a task like this can come across as pretty overwhelming, so we’re starting with baby steps and getting things kicked off with areas of the house we use on a daily basis. Areas like the chest of drawers in the laundry room, the medicine storage, linen closet, the infamous “junk drawers” in the kitchen…

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kitchen wide

…about the kitchen. Now the kitchen is deemed as “done”, we owe you guys a final post with details, budget  and resources all bundled up into one big post. I don’t know why we haven’t done this before–I think part of it has something to do with the fact that we still can’t believe it’s actually finished. It’s been a loooong process. Nevertheless, here we are with the post that includes all of the resources, links to more detailed posts, and…

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Kitchen Sink Shade  /  7th House on the Left

Today, we have a short and sweet update about a little addition to the kitchen. Remember when we talked about ordering a blind to go over the kitchen sink? Yeah? That was about nine weeks ago. Out of the blue, the day before Christmas, the UPS guy finally appeared at our front door with a big, long box. Merry Christmas to us! With all of the holiday activities going on, we ended up not being able to hang it up until…

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