Maybe you could create this built-in for your living room.  It would create a more flexible space than a traditional dining room set.  You could Make the molding a little lower than your kitchen counter.  Then build a wooden top to fit over the built-in so B can use this whole space when she makes her cakes.  (bench needs to include storage)

Small-Space Dining Rooms

Have a small dining space? Try banquette or bench seating for a cozy feel. Even better, make the benches storage. Even if have great space for the breakfast/ lunch table, get more space in kitchen by loosing table and use this.


Bedroom Design Ideas - Guide to Bedroom Decorating - Country Living - sweet attic bedroom with twin iron beds, wallpaper

Meyve Kasasından Neler Yapılır

Meyve Kasasından Neler Yapılır

Wooden Crate Bookcase: Might have to do this if I cant find a bookshelf for the boys room.

A Gallery of Gorgeous Attic Bedrooms                              …

A Gallery of Gorgeous Attic Bedrooms

Attic spaces are considered difficult to decorate and accommodate everything you need. Today’s roundup will prove that an attic bedroom can be an amazing .

I like the separation wall for a closet on the other side

36 Awesome Barn Bedroom Design Ideas: 36 Awesome Barn Bedroom Design Ideas With White Wall Bed Pillow Blanket And Wooden Beams And Wooden Desk Chair And Ceramic Floor

justthedesign:    Bathroom Area Design by Giopato & Coombes

Attic space - pinner sd: My idea of a tranquil and serene home. beauty and space. organic and boutique beauty. hidden nooks and sweet cranny's! Love the open-plan, spacious room complete with bed, tub and library, or a studio space for one to work!

Great use of what is usually dead space in attics and cape cod style second floors.

Home Tour: Farmhouse Renovation

Renovated Attic - Insulated walls and a new dormer window transform the attic into an extra room, often used for yoga. Drawers recessed into the walls and new closets make the most of what would otherwise be unusable space.