photo: Cote de Texas, via Tara Dillard.
I looked up, and from my perch on the barstool at the kitchen counter I saw this:
How could I have been ignoring this for the entire five-and-a-half years that we have lived here?
It took less than a minute and a half to remedy the situation.
The grill is now to the left of the doorway ... still convenient to use, and out of my line of sight.
Tara calls this "The Vanishing Threshold" ... making the inside transition to outside as seamlessly and beautifully as possible ... and vice versa.
Hey, Tara, thanks for the virtual kick in the pants!