A French Country Inspired Kitchen: Reader Redesign


Good news....my knee is on the mend....and Stella has spent the last few days apologizing...in her own special way:) Sometimes I miss the mark....and this moodboard was one of those times. What I had envisioned for this client was not exactly to her liking. She loved some of what I put together....but she was going for a different vibe. That is one … [Read more...]

Cozy Coastal Family Room: Reader Redesign


It seems that design work has kept me as busy as blog work lately….and I love it! It is rewarding to help people see their homes in a new light…and turn it into a space that they truly love. I have been helping the Adam’s family for about a year now. They live in Seattle and love the coast…and the colors that it inspires. They asked me to help … [Read more...]

Train Station Playhouse


It’s snowing…like a lot…and school is probably cancelled again tomorrow. I feel like we have been pretty lucky this winter….so I am just going to try to enjoy staying in my jammies for a few days…hope it is warmer where you are! I am busy working out the final details for this year’s charity playhouse I told you about last week. It is really … [Read more...]

Do you like Marsala?


Guess what!?!? Our new family room light is being installed today.....cannot wait to see it up! I think it will make a huge difference in this room.  I am chit chatting today about the Pantone color of the year. Have you seen it yet? When I first saw the color all I could think of was 80's. But I thought it would be fun to play around with it a … [Read more...]

Dining Room and Library Inspirations featuring Kalaty Rugs


This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kalaty Rug for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Popping in to share two designs that are centered around some really cool rugs.  My friends at Kalaty.com rugs invited me to put together two rooms that are based on two styles of rugs that they sell on their website. I was inspired by the warm … [Read more...]

Master Bedroom Moodboard: Cool Comfort


Hi all! How was your weekend? We are getting settled and have enjoyed having friends stop by to see us in our new home. Our new neighbors have been so wonderful too. On our moving in day our next door neighbors brought a bunch of groceries, flowers and wine;) #superhelpful! We are enjoying see this house come together. And I will be sharing with … [Read more...]

Reader Redesign: Organizing the Laundry


Back today with another reader redesign. I am having so much fun with these! If you sent me pictures just be patient...I promise to get to everybody:) Today I am sharing  a mud room for a reader named  Suzanne. She recently painted her laundry room this sage green and the floors are new too. The space is nice and big…just needs a little … [Read more...]

Updated family room: Reader Redesign


I recently shouted out on my Facebook page that I would be happy to do a free reader redesigns. Several of you jumped at the chance…so I am going to make it a monthly feature for a while. Now yall know….I am not a licensed interior designer….I am just giving my advice based on what I know…and base on what I think the reader’s taste may be. I know … [Read more...]

Master Bathroom Change Up


It is like static hair, or having a hang nail…or the theme song to Hey Jessie…kind of un-nerving…my feelings about our master bath. There are things I love…there are things I hate….but I do feel like this year I am going to make it all right…once and for all--maybe:) I never really finished this space….like ever…in the 10 years we have lived … [Read more...]

Coastal Inspirations


Hey all!! Back from a mini break….looking forward to sharing a bunch of pics from the beach. Until then…we will continue to think warm coastal thoughts since this winter sort of…kind of…really does suck!! I am sharing another moodboard inspiration post from my friends online….   This month it was my pick for my Design Collaborative … [Read more...]