Clear skies, warmer weather, and sunny days are back. It can be hard to resist the siren’s call to go outside and explore but if you prefer to stick closer to home, you can still find ways to enjoy nature from the comfort of your backyard. These tips on creating a smart and stylish outdoor living space will help you to create the perfect space where you’ll ...

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Whether you work from home because you telecommute, run your own business, or simply want a space that makes tackling boring tasks like paying bills feel less like a drag, creating a dedicated and functional work space can help boost productivity and motivate you to get some work done. When planning your new home office, there are a few things you should absolu...

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For many people, Pinterest is their go-to site for collecting and finding inspiration for fashion trends, recipes, craft projects and home decorating to name a few things. Pinterest has recently shared its top 100 trend predictions for 2017 for food, new technology, wedding planning, fashion and yes, home design! Read on to see which trends you can expect to se...

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Fall cleaning is the new spring cleaning. With the change in the season, now is a great time to reorganize and clean your home. But what if you could clean your home just once more and then never have to clean it again? Japanese organizational consultant, Marie Kondo, makes that claim in her international bestselling book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. The...

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If you are like me, you LOVE receiving the holiday cards in the mail. One of my dearest friends showed me a great way to add the holiday cards to your decorating for the holidays.  Best part - it just takes some yarn and mini wood clothespins from Michael's. I used the hooks at the top of our bookshelves and attached the yarn to either side across the windows in ...

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With Thanksgiving just around the corner, we thought it would be great to share some ideas from recent magazines.  Whether you are looking for a twist to your holiday meal decorating or some delicious recipes, look no further. Although the weather this week has been a bit chilly, it can be warm at Thanksgiving and Sunset magazine serves up 20 wonderful ideas for...

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Holiday Design Ideas

The holiday season is nearly in full swing with Thanksgiving around the corner followed closely by Chanukah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, New Year's and more! With the chilly weather, it's time to change out the summer clothes for the winter clothes.  And the chilly weather means it is a great time to bring warm colors into your home.  Here are some ideas to bring the...

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A few weeks ago, we got to attend the Viking® Experience at The GSC.  It was tremendous to check out all of the innovation in kitchen appliances.  They have many distinct kitchens to show the array of design options available with Viking Appliances.  I am still trying to pick my favorite kitchen.  With over 23 color finishes to choose from, your can ...

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