Frustrated by the same problems I've had, Susan had the idea to try a towel bar. She asked her farm manager to add one to his list on a trip to Lowe's, and he found chrome one for $5. Voilà! — an easy and elegant solution. Now I'm just envious I didn't think of it myself.
For more projects (and tons of photos of their adorable sheep), see Juniper Moon Farms.
(Image: Susan Gibbs for Juniper Moon Farm)