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How to Bring Fall into Your Home… without the Clutter

Are you ready to declutter your home for Fall? I know I am. As hard as it to say goodbye to summer there is something about fall that everyone loves. There is nothing better than seeing the leaves change color and the feeling you get when you can finally take your sweaters out of storage. …

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How to Discover Your Personal Design Aesthetic

Do you know how to discover your personal design aesthetic? It is really a simple process, let me show you how. Your home is an extension of you. It houses all your personal belongings you have collected over the years, displayed in ways you prefer for all to see. Your home is personalized to the …

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How to Add Beautiful Color to Your Home

How to Add Beautiful Color to Your Home Color is a very powerful tool that can be used to completely change the characteristics of a room and how you feel within it. By using color within rooms in your home you can feel calm, cheerful or comfortable. Warmer colors make a room feel smaller and …

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Countertop Selection Guide

As an interior designer I am often asked about the durability and pricing of different kitchen and bath countertop selections available in the market. While everyone’s lifestyle and tolerance of upkeep differs, I put together quick and concise countertop selection guide, listing the average per square foot pricing as well as pros and cons of …

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Organize Your Home

It’s the little things, as they say. You can easily organize your home for the new year if you make simple, small changes to your environment. Those strategic choices can bring more joy to you each day, as they essentially eliminate wasted time and increase your productivity. Your simplified daily routine and future success will …

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Discover Your Design Aesthetic

How to discover your ideal interior design aesthetic in 3 easy steps! Homes reflect the people that live in them, including personal taste, likes and dislikes, along with family memories. Most people do not have just one single “style” within their home, it is typically a combination of a few different ones and that is …

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Everything You Need To Know About Kitchen Design

Does your kitchen design date back to the 1980’s? Is it all around dysfunctional for the way your family lives? Or perhaps closed-off and dark? Fear not, we will be walking you through this simple process. We will be taking you through the entire process of a full or partial kitchen design remodel and what …

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Create A Holiday Floral Arrangement

How would you like to learn how to create a holiday floral arrangement? Well, today is the day. Finally, we have a day without snow, thank goodness! As promised, here is the next installment of my outdoor holiday decorating projects I created for you. Today I will be filling and decorating the large pots on …

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Decorating for the Holidays- Wreaths

As the years pass, I seem to get more and more excited about decorating for the holidays. Now that the kids are older I have much more time to dedicate to my seasonal decor. Each year, I purchase wreaths and other miscellaneous items from Scouts of America in an effort to both support the organization …

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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About E-Design

Have you ever heard of e-design or know someone who has tried it? If so, what are your thoughts on this rather new way to deliver design services hitting the country? If not, would you give it a try if given the chance? Have I lost you (because you have no idea what I am …

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