Months after starting this project, Brian and I finally got this done over the weekend. Behold the life-changing spice cupboard!
What started as a poorly placed ironing board in the kitchen (by the back door, it was a cramped place to iron out anything larger than a small shirt) has now become one of the most useful organizing spots I’ve ever had in a living space. Not only are the spices visible and easy to grab, but the use of small canning jars means that I can always stick a tea/tablespoon in rather than trying to pour it out of a bag or small jar.
No more drawers stuffed full, no more unlabelled jars – this spice rack has got it all. And here’s the before and after just for comparison: