Spice Organization

Organizing my spices has been a trouble area of mine for some time. I’ve tried many options over the years such as placing spices in a drawer, on risers or lazy Susan’s. None seemed to maximize space or remain near and orderly. Single and double decker lazy Susan’s have worked the best for me as […]

Pantry Organization- Step 1

While purging and organizing a client’s kitchen recently the pantry was not to be overlooked. If you are lucky enough to have a pantry this is prime real estate and you want to use it wisely. My first crack at the space was just sorting and finding themes. Relocate items so the like items are […]

Kitchen Organization- Step 3

At this point the kitchen contents are thinned down to what you actually need and use. The contents have been sorted into themes and like items are stored together. Now comes the fun part….SHOPPING AND STAGING. It’s time to add some baskets, bins, lazy susans and LABELS. Make your kitchen, pantry or storage areas pretty […]

Kitchen Organization- Step 2

Once you’ve thinned out the contents of the kitchen it’s time to regroup into THEMES. Sort like items into a category and store them together. Pots and pans live together, cookie sheets under the oven/in the broiler, muffin pans and such all go in one place. Often items get spread out into multiple places. Examples […]

Kitchen Cabinet Organization- Step 1

I’ve been working with families to organize their kitchens. In cases where a family has lived in their homes for many years and they haven’t been to the back of cabinets as long as they can remember. This client has been in her home 15 years and dragging everything out was not something she wanted […]