Life In the Kitchen

Table talk about Interior Design, Lifestyle, and Travel

Antique Market Finds: Trench Art

Antique Market Finds: Trench Art

  Shopping at antique and flea markets can be a hit or miss thing. One time you might not see anything that you love. And then another time you see something that you just have to buy. That’s how it was with me the last time I went to one of my favorite antique...

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HOW TO DESIGN A KITCHEN THAT WORKS FOR YOU

HOW TO DESIGN A KITCHEN THAT WORKS FOR YOU

  Have you ever hosted a party at your home and everyone wants to hang out in the kitchen?  There's laughing and talking and everyone is having a wonderful time!  The downside to this, if you're the hostess, is that guests are in your way as you try to...

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Lessons Learned In Art Class

Lessons Learned In Art Class

  This week I decided to act on my Word of the Year (CREATE) and do something creative.  Something that would take me way out of my comfort zone and challenge me.  I enrolled in an art class called Color and Mood because I love color, and I just knew it...

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3 DESIGNER TIPS FOR PUMPKIN DECOR

3 DESIGNER TIPS FOR PUMPKIN DECOR

  After extreme heat, high humidity, and two hurricanes, the Fall season has officially arrived.  It is finally cool in the South!!!  We home décor lovers are ready to go, and excited to get moving on our Fall decorations.  Are you someone who...

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COME BACK WITH A NEW PERSPECTIVE

COME BACK WITH A NEW PERSPECTIVE

It’s the Year of the Pig, and I wish you Gong Xi Fa Cai! Happy Lunar New Year and Chinese New Year (aka CNY)!  May you have a happy and prosperous new year.  Did you know that this holiday typically lasts for two weeks?  Such a long break gives families...

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7 INTERIOR DESIGN PROJECT-KILLERS

7 INTERIOR DESIGN PROJECT-KILLERS

  Whenever I work on a project,  I am so motivated and excited to get going that I could work on it all day and night!  As the project moves along, and my short attention span kicks in,  I start anticipating how wonderful it will be to have it...

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5 Ways To Have Great Design On A Budget

Most of us have been here before.  You’ve stretched your budget to buy the perfect new home in a great location.  It has the space you’ve been craving for family visits and that new craft room you’ve always dreamed of.  But there are still some things...

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