My Featured Articles

  • Creative Collectibles & Funky Junk – Spring has finally sprung and with it comes a myriad of garage sales, estate sales, flea markets and antique fairs.
  • Hostess with the Mostess – Thousands of books have been written about outdoor entertaining and picnic décor.  When I sat down to write my column this month, I was stumped. Where to begin?!?
  • One Door at a Time – As a designer I will admit to having a few pet peeves when it comes to curb appeal. It really only takes a few things to improve the look of the front of your home.
  • Color Your World – I have my shiny red apple, my bright yellow #2 Dixon – Ticonderoga, and my black and white Mead composition book. I feel excited.
  • Abracadabra…and the clutter is gone! – The kids are back in school and things are starting to get back to normal.  Routines are in place, and so are early bed times and a little more peace and quiet.
  • Behind the Scenes – The date was 9.02.10. WHAT? I really bought a plane ticket to fly to LA on 90210 and I was headed to the west coast…on a flight to a place where dreams come true!
  • Share the Love – I had lots of fun ideas for a Valentine’s Day Design File this month but in the spirit of the holiday I decided to forgo the conversation heart decorating tips.
  • Pot O’ Gold – Spring is trying to peek out after this long winter. (Is that grass I see?)  As we prepare for the festivities in green I’d like to share with you a dining room I finished with my IRISH CLIENTS!
  • MOMpreneur – Suzy’s been pretty fortunate- since she started this wild adventure she has met some talented people!
  • A Tangled Web – My neighbors and friends keep stopping by to ask about our new pet…Charlotte.
  • Simple Elegance – Don’t go overboard on money and knickknacks for your centerpiece.
  • Five Festive Designs –  I’m a sucker for countdowns anytime of year, but especially THIS time of year!