New designs and a new post! I am excited to share My Mom's Junk new look with you in my latest post!!! It's been quiet on the blog but behind the scenes, it has been a whirlwind of activity. It seems like if I'm blogging about something, I don't have time to get the project done. For my sanity, that's just not an option anymore. That being said, I'm working around the clock to prepare for my ... Read More about My Mom’s Junk New Look!
My husband and I have 6 children and a very large extended family. Every special occasion in our home, is spent with the entire bunch packed in my small kitchen. When you choose to buy, rather than build, you tend to see all the ways the builder wasted space. The most obvious place in my home…is the kitchen. In its current state, it seats a very cramped 6-7. That doesn’t keep the kids from packing chairs around my small table and elbowing in next to their favorite cousins. Built in banquette seating would solve our problem. Here is a picture of my kitchen table in its current state:
I know. It’s really pitiful. Fortunately, we’ve removed that hideous light and painted the kitchen yellow. Banquette seating would be beautiful in our bay windows and add tons of space. It would also up seating in that area potentially to 12-15. I have been gathering images on Pinterest and here are a few of my favorites: