A week of designing

This is going to be a good week. Aside from the crazy snowstorm that is still going on, this is going to be a good week. I have nothing to do but work on design projects – no external writing assignments (perhaps some blogging of course!), no teaching, no meetings. I just get to work … Read more

My Kitchen in Country Woman magazine

click on images for larger view My kitchen makeover was completed just about a year ago and I’ve been loving it ever since. It is my favorite room in my house. I’ve been very lucky that it also appealed to several media outlets including The Boston Globe, Shelterpop, Apartment Therapy and now Country Woman magazine.  … Read more

Green and Creative Wreath Making

Deck the halls with boughs of holly… fa la la la la… Have you decked your doors yet? While an evergreen wreath is most traditional, there are wreaths in all shapes, sizes and materials. From old-school pinecones and fruits to colorful Christmas baubles that can be re-used year-to-year, here is a round-up of some pretty … Read more