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Six Books to Get Your 2016 Started Right

I am a librarian, which doesn’t always mean someone who likes to read, but in my case it does. I love to read books that will get me excited to organize, create, and generally live a better life. 488 more words


How to add New Life to a room or door

So I am going to start by saying that I am FAR from an interior decorator in my own home.     I L-O-V-E to see how other people decorate their space and even pine for and will be all out jealous for the simplistic yet elegant look you have created for yourself.   350 more words

Will's Birth Story

I’m so honored and excited that my birth story is featured on Gabrielle Blair’s blog Design Mom. Gabrielle is a rockstar in the blogging world and a mother of six (!!!!!!). 73 more words


Ignite Your Creativity | Spark 2: Create The Space

The second “spark” in Carrie Bloomston’s book, The Little Spark: 30 Ways to Ignite Your Creativity is: “Create the Space.” 

Easier said than done.

So, I have been working on a space for quite some time. 483 more words

Design a kid friendly home with Design Mom

Anyone with kids has probably found themselves wondering at some point if it is possible to live in a well-designed home with children.

I personally have a junior basketball hoop in the foyer. 834 more words


put me in a {tidy & quiet} corner...

…full of plants, that doesn’t look like this.

Does it seem like decluttering is everywhere lately? I came across the topic for the third time this week today while reading the blog… 190 more words

Home Organization

Sonnet James: A Palo Alto company creates dresses that inspire play and look great

Like many busy parents, Palo Alto mother and business owner Whitney Lundeen could think of many things to do when her kids were around besides play with them. 1,063 more words

Palo Alto