I decided to move the stove over to the left to allow for a larger stretch of countertop and prep space.
And for the sink wall:
We decided that the wall cabinet above the dishwasher seemed like it was floating on the wall all by itself and have opted to hang floating shelves in its place for some pretty open storage.
And here's a reminder as to how the fridge wall will look- these plans will stay the same:
And just for fun, here's a little aerial view of the whole thing. The door on top goes to the dining room and the door on the bottom goes to the back yard:
We're still in the process of finalizing our exact cabinet and cabinet choices (definitely white Shaker-style cabinets and a tan/gray countertop, material to be determined) and once they are picked we have about two weeks to demo. Oh let the good times roll.