An Outdoor Shower Is Officially On The List

Schools out for summer and we’ve been spending a lot of time at the beach. It is the happy place for both our oldest and our youngest. Of course, the oldest no longer hangs at…

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7 Father’s Day Gift Ideas

With Father’s Day right around the corner (it’s Sunday, June 21 this year), my dad has been in my thoughts more than usual. This will be my first Father’s Day without my Dad. They say…

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Links From Around The Web

Love the color, the font and the message! What can I say, I’m a designer at heart. But, I do truly LOVE that the Mayor of DC had city workers paint the words “Black Lives…

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I Can’t Breathe

This space has always been intended as a creative outlet for myself not a political one. Which means I wasn’t going to say anything about the recent events unfolding in America, but I can’t stop…

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7 Swoon-Worthy Black Kitchens

As much as I love the all-white kitchen (you know, the ones that have dominated Pinterest and Instagram for the past 7+ years) there’s something so chic and timeless about a black kitchen. While the color…

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Even though things were different this year amid the corona virus pandemic, Memorial Day, a day to honor those who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces, still felt like the unofficial start…

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What $7M Buys You In Newport Beach, CA

This is what $7M home looks like in Newport Beach, CA. Ain’t she a beauty! Take a look for yourself. We toured this property 12 weeks ago and while it is just (LOL) out of…

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Wood Walls Re-Invented

Slatted walls are starting to appear in my Instagram feed. This can only mean one thing…they’re having a moment! It’s not uncommon to use wood in a home as it’s a great material for adding…

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Links From Around The Web

Happy Monday! I hope you had a nice weekend. We didn’t get up to too much this weekend. In fact, it was similar to the past 11 weekends. Homemade pizza (for the win) and a…

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Outdoor Oasis

I have cabin fever. I mean, who doesn’t these days? We live in a townhouse apartment complex where the outdoor space is shared with the other residents. Unfortunately, as a result of COVID-19, this means…

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Cane ReImagined

Based on my Instagram feed, cane furniture is definitely back in style and has been for some time. It can be found in chairs, sideboards, dressers as well as decor accents like planters, mirrors and even…

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New Normal

Well hello! I hope this post finds you well. Needless to say, the last few weeks have had an impact on all of us. I, like so many parents, have been forced to manage my child’s schooling.…

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Surviving Easter During Isolation

It’s Easter weekend. Yet given the new (albeit temporary) reality we’re facing because of Covid-19, it just doesn’t feel like Easter or the weekend. The quote “What is a weekend?” by Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey…

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WHEN LIFE GIVES YOU LEMONS…

What is going on in the world? This is soooo CRAZY, not to mention confusing. I’m struggling to make any sense of what’s happening right now. It feels like we’ve been handed a bowl full…

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