My plan of organizing the kitchen is to follow this flow:
* from the top left cupboard
* down to the bottom drawers
* continue towards the right with the next top cupboard
* down to the bottom drawers again - until all are done
* pantry cabinet
* kitchen island.
Looks like a lot to do there, but in my mind the thing that keeps me motivated is that each of those areas are small & totally doable.
This list will help me keep where to go next.
So are you ready to see the first cupboard that I organized?
The very first top left cupboard.
This contains the first aid box, medicines & some plastic bowls.
Not really messy huh? But my
So I started with a clean slate by removing everything from this cabinet.
I cannot imagine that this cabinet holds this much of stuff.
Then I removed the shelves..
so I can line the back of it with a pretty wrapping paper..oh yeah!
(double sided tape you're awesome!)
Does that not look pretty to you? woot!woot! let's do the happy dance! kumbaya!
Putting the shelves back was a piece of cake, then I also lined the bottom of the shelves with a rubbery shelf liner.
I did not necessarily put back what was inside this cabinet before. I've decided that one of the smaller kitchen cabinet will be a designated medicine cabinet.
So I decided that since this is the closest cabinet to the dining area, the dinner plates, side plates, bowls & drinking glasses will be on the right side of it then the left side is going to be the coffee station.
I used a stacking shelf for the dinner plates to maximize the vertical space.
Oh yes, we do have plastic bowls & cups! What parent of two little kiddos who does not?! But this much, that's very questionable. I guess I am a hoarder or
So right above it is designated to the kiddos bowls & cups.
And on top of this shelf are our wine glasses & drinking glasses.
The left side of this cabinet is our coffee supplies station, large bowls, spare dishes & spare drinking glasses.
I lined that white basket with a polka dot liner.
Although you may not see it, but it makes me happy when I take it out and refill it with instant coffee, ginger juice & tea.
And what's not to be happy about looking at this before & after photo♥
You just don't know how I love to open this cabinet now.
See what a small area of organizing can do...
So trust me when I say it does not matter how small the area you're organizing - it will make a difference, it does! It really does!
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