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Paisley Bowl in Blue and White

To continue my current love affair with Paisley and combine it with my life long love of blue and white ceramics I went and purchased this blue ceramic paint pen: … 99 more words

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New Apartment, New Stuff

Hello everyone!  Welcome to another blog to show you where I live and what I have done with decorating.

So, I wanted to show off the living room and kitchen in my new apartment.   331 more words


What I've learned about taking Instagram worthy photos

It’s no secret that I love to take pictures.  I come from a family who likes to take a lot of pictures…way back to my grandfather who would develop and enlarge photographs  in a studio in his  basement.   671 more words

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Gotta Catch 'Em All!

In honor of the Pokemon Go craze, thought I’d post  all of my Pokemon Cakes on one page together!

Click to read Wailord Pokemon Cake Post… 32 more words


organic. natural. modern.

I was thrilled to be asked by the lovely ladies at Holl and Lane magazine to write an Interiors post for their online blog. Holl and Lane’s motto is:   102 more words

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Committing to your Canvas

One of my favorite design books gracing my bookshelf is Tricia Guild’s Pattern, published by Rizzoli. Over the decade that I have had it, I lovingly perused its parchment and paper pages, ogling at the lush colors and textures. 606 more words



We recently invested in new countertops for the kitchen.  The old ones were a pretty fugly old formica.  I like classy.  I like pretty.  But I also like fun. 234 more words