Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Countertop counterpoint

We've been round and round and round about what to put on the countertops in the new kitchen - Corian, Soapstone, Avonite, Corian. Seriously, it has kept me up at night. (That, and worrying that mice are going to start coming through the holes in the floor any day now.)  Finally, I think we've hit on the solution:
Silestone in "Coffee Brown" which will set off the white cabinets, look great with the stainless sink and appliances and complement my backsplash tile in "Morning Coffee" (a choice on which I've never wavered):
It's a "coffee" themed kitchen. Perfect for an insomniac! My contractor/spouse/cabinetmaker tells me the cabinets are almost finished. It may take a few more marital favors to see installation actually completed, but I am seeing the light!

Boomer Girl Review: Ultimate Oriole Feeder

I've still got a way to go before I'm feeding pigeons on the steps of St. Paul's (which I never thought was a bad thing to do ...