11 Ways to Maximize a Small Space – House Beautiful

11 Ways to Maximize a Small Space – House Beautiful

Here are some small space designs that will truly inspire you from House Beautiful! Click below to see all eleven.   Create Zones Think about all the things you do in a space — work, sleep, relax, eat — and then establish separate zones for those activities. Subtle demarcations can help the space feel larger. You […]

20 Wide-Ranging Colors for 2014

20 Wide-Ranging Colors for 2014

Here’s a great article on the new colors for this year. Behr has given us some great new possibilities and some examples that will have you saying, “Wow!” Jennifer Ott has a wonderful article on these fetching new colors for your home or office and I wanted to share some of the images from Behr […]

Clean & Pure – Your Own Laundry Soap

Clean & Pure – Your Own Laundry Soap

I never thought I would be one to make my own laundry detergent! Especially with my busy life as designer, publisher, wife and family caregiver! But when I saw a post by another blogger about how she made her own and it lasted for such a long time, I was intrigued! There is so much […]

Great Design Is…

Great Design Is…

These are some thoughts of mine about what I think great design is… That one accessory that our eye turns to every time we enter the room. It’s the shot of bright color in a vase or the warm memories we remember when we see the painting above the fireplace. It’s the pleasant arrangement of […]

Celebrate Easter With Me!

Celebrate Easter With Me!

If you enjoy entertaining family as much as I do on holidays, I have some ideas for making this coming Easter weekend special. I’ve collected some decor and brunch ideas that I’m sure you’ll love! You can go directly to my Pinterest board here for all these treats and more.     Here’s some decor […]