The kitchen and dining room in our home, are the hub of the house, for us. It’s where I spend a lot of time, and it’s a multi-functional room, in many ways. The way our house is laid out, it is the first room you walk into, and it’s a busy area too. It is one of my favorite spaces and I like it to reflect the atmosphere in our home (hopefully organised but also welcoming and nice to be in)
It has been a while since I revamped and updated our kitchen, and it is starting to feel a little dated, so I have started researching what I want and how I would like the space to look. For me, it has to be practical, first of all, as well as looking nice. I love having a space for everything and minimal clutter, and plenty of surface space for baking, food prep, for a child to perch and do homework whilst I keep an eye on them, for someone to be able to sit and drink coffee, or a glass of wine, practical and function for family life but also stylish. I have been looking at kitchen and dining room ideas, and planning a new layout.
At them moment we don’t have an “island space” space in our kitchen, but it is something I really would like to have to add extra surface space and functionality, as well as more storage to hold all my kitchen equipment. I love this look. I like the idea of natural materials combined with white and I love the idea of light, airy, the impression of space, without being too cold.