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Everything In Its Place

Alright, I get the message.  When I open my cupboard to search for my favorite spice from Seattle Market Place and not one but two spice containers tumble out, it's time for me to get things organized and get a better spice rack.  (And the fact that this is not the first time to happen adds to my realization as well.)

A friend of mine redesigned her kitchen and part of her new organization were some spice racks that I really liked.  One had the spices in a spinner and each spice had a dial to grind it to the size/taste you were in the mood for.  I thought that was pretty cool.

Something I've had my eye on for a while is the design of a magnetic sheet that hangs on the wall.  You then put your spices into round metal containers that have magnets on the bottom and clear lids.  It just looks so cool and would completely take away the "jars-tumbling-onto-my-feet" situation disappear. (Mmmm... do I see an item for my Christmas wish list? ;->)

So, do you have a favorite spice rack style?

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