3 Things You Can Throw Away And Never Miss.

  The world is on the minimizing bandwagon, right?  Everywhere you look there are articles about paring down your belongings, cutting the clutter and reading a book by Marie Kondo.  And I get it - I understand this insatiable need to feel like...

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Living Out Loud and Giving Up HGTV

I was talking with a friend about cable TV. She was mortified when I told her that for 5 years we had no cable television in our home. Her first question was "You're a designer! How did you watch HGTV?!?" Queue the look of horror when I said, "I didn't." "So you've...

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This is Us and a breath of fresh air

This is Us.  Have you watched it? Are you loving it?  I am addicted to it.  I think all of my friends are addicted to it.  It's a beautiful capsule of heart wrenching fictional reality and I swoon. The reaction has been visceral. Not just for me, but for everyone I...

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downsizing for a larger life

This post was originally written in May of 2015. It's struck quite a chord with so many people since then, so I share it here for you. If you haven’t read on here or on Instagram, we are getting ready to move. In the 18 years since we met, my husband and I have...

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3 STEPS TO A DESIGNER HOME YOU LOVE

Have you ever looked around your home and thought “oh, all the things I could do if I just had more money!”  Well, join the club.  The sofa you’d purchase, the painter you’d hire, the light fixture you love from the expensive store… the list is literally endless,...

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