A California family moves from plans to pancakes in four months flat with this colorful kitchen. By Susan Heeger
Photo: Dave Lauridsen
A gas stove was crucial to Martin, who often cooks dishes long-simmered on low. "Precise temperature control is key," he says. Even heat is important, too. The Kenmore Elite range he and Kristy chose has a bridge burner and removable griddle—perfect for pancakes, a family favorite.
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