When you walk in from the garage there is a spot to put things down. This is what the door to the garage looks like:
The mudroom is that door on the left side. I love this built-in that is on the right side in the above pic:
I keep my blank cards, envelopes, and stamps in the basket on the right side. My wise friend Jessica pointed out in her book The Fringe Hours that if you have the items ready and at hand, you will use them :)
|The counters are pretty high, so we need a stool in there for Lilli to reach the sink.|
I love this picture from Hobby Lobby :)
Here is the side view of the kitchen from the laundry room:
Here is a view from the kitchen down the hallway that leads to the bedrooms and goes past the piano room:
|Caden was pretty tired after his first week back to school :)|
|It's hard to see in this pic, but there are cute music notes up on the wall.|
By this point the lighting was getting pretty bad. Sorry about the color:
|There are French doors to the office. This is Ryan's desk.|
This is my desk. I think we are going to put white shelves or cabinets above my desk. I also want to set up a Family Command Center with a big calendar and some other planning tools:
First there is the master bedroom:
|The toilet is to the left of the shower.|
And the shower?
Yep. I am a very lucky lady.
The kids have a nice bathroom to share:
I love it that the stairs even have usable space! Yay!
There is a nice linen closet across the hall from Caden's room and next to Lilli's room. I always wished to have a linen closet for towels and supplies at the old house:
She also has a nice closet:
|That box in there is her desk :)|