I am Commanding in a new way
There was not a lot of commanding going on with my previous kitchen command center. In fact, there was a lot of disorganization and sheer messiness going on!
|I should have put another blogger's name on this pic 'cause it ain't nice!|
I had things all randomly spread out so I could see them but that did not help me to keep track of things- instead it caused me to feel overwhelmed every time I looked at at. I would shuffle things around thinking I was organizing but I was just moving things from one area to another!
|"I ain't got nobody....I'm so sad and lonely...no body cares for me" a little throw back from Van Halen|
So I decided to do some furniture rearranging. It was time. I took the armoire from the bedroom that was begging to go into the kitchen where the real action was taking place. I'm still finding a
I then moved the armoire into the kitchen and placed it on a couple of walls until I found the perfect fit. The armoire is fire engine red and stenciled. I made that decision along time ago and the colors have worked in different rooms in my house as long as I throw in another red accent color to go along with it.
|not the right wall...next|
OK. So inside I have my pens and pencils and home schooling stuff and printer etc. You know, things that are really the brains of my home. I have clip boards on the doors and paper inside the drawers, where it belongs- who knew drawers actually had a purpose?
Where do you keep all of your
junk important paperwork? Is it in a hidden place or out in the open?
Have you considered an armoire to be your kitchen command center? It may be worth the effort. It also opened up so much space in the bedroom and I swear I heard my armoire weeping and thanking me- "thank you, he said. You have given me new life!" Well, OK, I am making this up but you catch my drift!