Paint center of cabinet door with chalkboard paint and use as message center, quote of the week, grocery list, family goals etc. Have a "frame" painted on my laundry room door for this same purpose. Like the kitchen cabinet idea too.
THIS IS BRILLIANT - There are so many of these abandoned filing cabinets in the world! (Transform an old filing cabinet into a modern furniture piece! This is a great idea for storing craft supplies like scrapbook paper, stamps, stickers, paints & more!