If you're renovating a kitchen, there are dozens of things to consider: what kind of countertop do you want? Where does the range go? But sometimes in the midst of materials madness, it's easy to overlook the simple, smart design decisions — the ones that, ultimately, have way more effect on your day-to-day kitchen life than what kind of hardware you choose.
Myquillyn of the blog Nesting Place isn't a kitchen designer, but she's lived in enough kitchens to know what makes for the best workflow. She designed her kitchen island above to suit a very specific purpose. Can you guess what it is?