Category: Kitchen Remodel

Kitchen Remodel: Message in a Bottle

Kitchen Remodel: Message in a Bottle

If you’ve been around these parts for the past few months, you’re aware of the siege (AKA the kitchen remodel). It’s actually going just fine, we just call it that because of the extreme feelings of displacement from not having access to the heart of […]

Joy! A Full Meal Care Package During the Kitchen Remodel

Joy! A Full Meal Care Package During the Kitchen Remodel

Homemade food, lovingly prepared, delivers far more than just taste and sustenance. It carries with it the intent of the cook, the connection between the cook and the eaters, the history of the recipes and legacy of how they’ve been enjoyed by others in the past, the impact it has in the moment it is enjoyed, and the promise of a story, like this one.

“Goodbye, Pink-Tiled Galley Kitchen” Becomes “Hello Glover Gardens Kitchen 2.0!”

“Goodbye, Pink-Tiled Galley Kitchen” Becomes “Hello Glover Gardens Kitchen 2.0!”

…this kitchen is the heart of our home… it’s where we put family history and love on a plate… and share stories and make new memories together…

Goodbye, Pink-Tiled Galley Kitchen, Part 5: The Bar will be Open

Goodbye, Pink-Tiled Galley Kitchen, Part 5: The Bar will be Open

A tiny bar below the stairs has been the source of fun but has also put the messy pantry on display.

Goodbye, Pink-Tiled Galley Kitchen, Part 4: Parting Words and the Start of the Demo

Goodbye, Pink-Tiled Galley Kitchen, Part 4: Parting Words and the Start of the Demo

I had a little fun after the first day of demo on Thursday. Join me in the kitchen as we say a last goodbye.

Goodbye Pink-Tiled Galley Kitchen, Part 3: We Had Some Good Times

Goodbye Pink-Tiled Galley Kitchen, Part 3: We Had Some Good Times

I won’t miss the pink tile or the tight spaces, but I wouldn’t trade the memories we’ve made here in this galley kitchen for anything.

Goodbye, Pink-Tiled Galley Kitchen, Part Two: Spice It Up!

Goodbye, Pink-Tiled Galley Kitchen, Part Two: Spice It Up!

We continue to prepare for “the siege” (our kitchen remodel) at Glover Gardens and I’m packing up the pantry today.

Goodbye, Pink-Tiled Galley Kitchen, Part One

Goodbye, Pink-Tiled Galley Kitchen, Part One

The kitchen at Glover Gardens is about to be dismantled and remade into something that fits our lives far better than its galley-shaped, 1990s-pink-countered, pickled wood-cabineted, white ceramic-tiled current self.


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