Kitchen Pantry Gets Optimized and Organized

Situation: An incredibly large pantry with built-in shelves and drawers but a very industrious and busy cook. It seemed to have a life of it’s own and created it’s own systems if we didn’t keep an eye open for small hands and hungry mouths!...

Oven Used for Storage

Situation: An oven that had turned into a cabinet. A pantry that held almost everything but food and food storage supplies. Challenge: This was a very dangerous choice. When space seems to be at a premium, folks will often default into using areas for storage that are...

Kitchen Bar Counter Checks Out for Lunch

Situation: This kitchen bar counter had turned into a dumping ground for all things that didn’t have a pre-defined place to live elsewhere. The owner had spent the past year investing all of her energies traveling to see her husband in an assisted care living...

Organizing Kitchen Office For Client With Alzheimer Issues

Situation Client was at the beginning stages of Alzheimer’s. She kept notes hanging up everywhere so she could remember important information. The problem was that she had so much information hanging up that it turned from useful information to overwhelmingly visual...

Organizing Kitchen Food Storage

Situation This client had not used her pantry for years and instead used the floor and counters for food storage. I think her reasoning again was that seeing all of her grocery items, she could remember what she had on hand. There was a potential fire hazard with lose...

Freezer Organizing Tricks

Situation: A very old refrigerator with a microscopic freezer. Too many loose items and not enough door space or shelves to hold all of the food.Items often fell out upon the unlikely door opener when they went in to retrieve the ice cream. Sound familiar? Solution:...