Image Via Front Gate Sometimes I get asked why I don’t just focus on the same “tips and tricks” other designers focus on. Like, “5 Ways to Decorate your Mantle” or “My top 3 Tree Skirt Picks for this Season.” Now, while I do focus on those things occasionally and blast out tips on my […]

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Creating Traditions Doesn’t Have to be Stuffy!!

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Dec 11

Woohoooo!!! With Thanksgiving just around the corner, I wanted to share a few of my favorite Thanksgiving table setting ideas for 2017! This Thanksgiving I encourage you to use your home as a tool to encourage gratitude! What better way to do that than over dinner?  Set a beautiful table, fill those plates with delicious […]

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Thanksgiving Table Setting Ideas 2017

Nov 3

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Part of creating a welcoming and special home is decorating for the holidays. I always say that decorating your home is about moments and the “stuff” we put in our homes help make the moments happen! Thinking back on my childhood I can’t help but feel grateful to my mom for always making everything (especially […]

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Why Seasonal Decor is an Act of Love.

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Sep 30

Okay, maybe not quite what Ella Fitzgerald (and Sublime) sang about but oh, how I love a good picnic. And in sunny Southern California there are so many easy opportunities to bust out that basket: Shakespeare in the Park, Cinespia, The Hollywood Bowl, The Vineland Drive-In, not to mention the park and beach. Once, I […]

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Summertime and the living is easy… with picnics!!!

Jul 16

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