Dish storage in kitchen island.like this idea! I LOVE the idea of keeping plates in a drawer. This is a great example of drawer storage I would like in the island and cabinetry. Little or no standard cabinet fronts down low. all drawer storage.
I use my Kitchen Aid mixer all the time and love the sculptural quality of it sitting on the counter, but for those who don't have the counter space, consider a pop-up cabinet. Those stand mixers are heavy!
Advent - For toddler tree, add buttons.as an infant she can stick them on the felt tree, when she gets older she can hang them on the buttons! (This is an advent calendar, but adapt it for toddler tree.