SO MUCH OF MY DREAM HOUSE HERE! Dinner and deep discussion. Simple party atmosphere to keep guests in a thinking mood. (Ideas for Humble Intellectual Thinking Retreats hosted by HumbleIntellectual.com)
OK, by now everyone knows that i am all about open shelving in a small kitchen. They provide needed storage and a place to display treasures and collectibles. Use wall space and go as high as you can, but keep it orderly and interesting.