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Kitchen Mantels

Happy Sunday afternoon everyone!  We are having another lazy day of recovery here in Oklahoma.  So while Jon and Remi are napping, I thought I'd steal away for a quick post.

I know a handful of couples who decided to get each other home renovations for Christmas, especially in the kitchen.  Isn't this a gift you'd love to receive?  I know I would.  It is said that the kitchen is the heart of the home, so I think it's a great area in which to spend your Christmas home improvement funds.

There are many things you can do to renovate your kitchen, but I won't go into the ends and outs of all of that today.  Today, I just want to focus on one thing in kitchens that I absolutely love.  A mantel.  Kitchen mantels add grandeur and elegance that not many architectural pieces can.  And maybe it's because the house we're in now is lacking in even one mantel, but I think there can never be too many in a home.  All the more reason for bringing in art and accessories so that kitchen feels more like a room and less like a work space.


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