Spring Pillow Combos

Spring Pillow Combos

I’m so happy for the time change today! It’s a bummer to lose an hour, but just knowing the days will be longer and lighter means spring is just around the corner. Speaking of spring, this is a great time to consider making a few decor updates in your...
10 Stylish Halloween Decor Ideas

10 Stylish Halloween Decor Ideas

Do you like to decorate for Halloween? I have to admit in the past I never really have. I found it hard to find stuff that’s stylish and festive, but not cheesy. I tried for years to convince my kids that my understated fall decor was “Halloweeny”,...
THANKFUL

THANKFUL

So sorry for the long pause!  I had to set aside blogging in October to focus on a few big projects.  Mainly, finishing up a client project, working on a re-design/re-brand of my website and design business and re-modeling my master bathroom.  Hate to leave you...
The Spirit of Christmas

The Spirit of Christmas

It’s full-on festive mode around here with Christmas parties and my daughter’s 13th birthday this week — it’s been one celebration after another. I can’t believe I’m about to be a parent of a teenager, but that’s a post for...
Manor Fine Wares and A Weekend in Portland

Manor Fine Wares and A Weekend in Portland

Last weekend my husband and I took a quick trip up to Portland, Oregon. He travels there a few times a year for business, but it was my first time. The trees were sporting all sorts of beautiful autumn shades of orange, red and yellow and there was a crisp feeling of...
Feelin’ Fall

Feelin’ Fall

Finally! It feels like fall around here. Cloudy skies, a few rain drops and leaves on the ground. Have I mentioned how much I love fall? Except I could do with out the Pumpkin Spice lattes. Don’t get me wrong, I love the idea of them, but the taste, not so much....