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Erin's Tiny Yet Airy Kitchen

Name:

Erin

Location:

Gloucester, Massachusetts

Division:

Own

Square Feet:

72

How many people live in home:

Me, my husband, and our 1 year old son.

What makes your small kitchen so cool?


Our tiny kitchen is incredibly efficient and utilitarian but still feels airy and open.

One challenge you overcame in your small kitchen, or a good resource you've found.


To reduce clutter on our counters, my husband built a beautiful wooden shelf over our stove. It is the perfect size to hold all the stuff we use on a daily basis (i.e. - oil, salt, spices, etc.) and a great use of otherwise wasted space. We also saved a lot of money by painting a high-gloss backsplash (instead of tiling) behind the stove. The paint can easily be wiped clean of grease and grime.

Favorite Meal to Cook in Kitchen


Right now we are kind of obsessed with quesadillas and anything mexican.

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Comments (3)

Very nice - cozy and efficient.

posted by Gallivant on July 22, 2011 at 12:47pm
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too cute

posted by pageantprincess on July 24, 2011 at 6:02pm
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I love the countertop! Where did you get it?

posted by Melissa23_ on July 25, 2011 at 9:41am
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