I decided to paint the kitchen walls with Sherwin Williams in Sea Salt. I love it! It's light with just a whisper of color, and my blue and white plates pop against this color.
I still want to paint the cabinets white, but I'll wait until it warms up so I can sand the doors outside.
The next two photos were taken before the walls were painted.
Susan at Between Naps on the Porch has an excellent post about photo tips that have changed my life. I'm not kidding. I have struggled with taking indoor photos; they always turn out so dark no matter how much I play with the settings. Susan at BNOTP has some must read, easy to understand photo tips.
Are you wondering how you're going to edit your photos once Picnik goes away? I've been a little concerned, but I figured the big girls (the experienced bloggers) would tell us what our options are; and that's exactly what's happening. The following links are some of the blogs I've stumbled across that have written about our photo editing options once Picnik goes away.
Between Naps on the Porch