To spare you any more waiting, here are the before and after shots. All the clutter is gone from the top of the cabinets, and we're just waiting for the other cabinets to be installed up to the ceiling. Click on the pictures to see them larger.
That box on the floor in front of the stove is the new range hood waiting to be installed. So, not finished, but you can see enough of it that the finishing touches won't change it too much. What do you think?