How to live well in 1,200 square feet: ideas from a jewel-like cabin inspired by its setting
"I love my kitchen," says Mary. "It's small and open and really efficient."
One of the couple's favorite things is the appliance-free island they made from a stainless steel and butcher block workspace they bought at a restaurant-supply store and covered on three sides with plywood.
"It was incredibly inexpensive, and it's become one of the central gathering spots in the house," she says.