Today, let's be inspired by a natural environment kitchen:
This room looks like it could come from a Anthropologie catalog. What I wouldn't give for that adorable mug/shelf branch, it adds so much character and whimsy to a tiny kitchen space! They've also made good use of vertical shelving for a visual display of containers/tools. Making scrambled eggs in this environment seems less like a chore and more like a visit to Narnia.