hurricane sandy was kind to my family, however she wrecked havoc to much of my great state of new jersey. days pent up indoors weathering the storm allowed for self reflection, many hours logged at the computer, and the more than occasional cuddle session. included in that computer time was the receipt of today's gem of a transformation. dawn bennett of splice design recently reconfigured this family kitchen; opening it up, expanding its island, and showcasing its windows. she also added loads of cabinetry to the west wall allowing for the north wall to be free of upper-cabinets. it's now every open floor-plan lovers' dream kitchen!