Archive for the Seasonal Category

Does Your Porch Need A Summertime Spruce?

The summertime is in full swing here in the Bay Area and as I drive over the Golden Gate bridge – watching all the out-of-town tourists shivering in shorts, flip flops and hoodies – I’m reminded that summer comes later – and stays longer – here in

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Egg Dying: Food Coloring And BEYOND

Easter egg dying is a spring time given in our home. Like pumpkin carving or gingerbread houses, it’s a tradition that has passed down through the generations. Growing up – and then when my kids were younger – dying eggs meant purchasing a PAAS kit and getting

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Vegetable Gardening For The Beginner


Our household has grown vegetables in some way, shape or form for years now. Some seasons, our garden has been very simple and others have been more elaborate – depending on who was inspired and what our summertime activity levels were. Tomatoes are a given, as are

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How To Get That Cozy Cabin Feel


We’ve all seen those amazing room transformations, typically in a child’s bedroom, where the room is converted into an under the seascape, a pirate ship lagoon or a tropical jungle. It’s pretty unbelievable what a little ingenuity and artistry can make happen. You, too, can enjoy a

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Got The Winter Blues? Try Rearranging The Furniture!

Days of endless wind and rain make us all a little crazy this time of year. When I start to feel that restless itch, I know exactly what to do –use cooped up weekend days to rearrange things. When I was a girl, my friends and I

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History Of The Gingerbread House

First, there were your children’s – or your own – simple graham cracker “gingerbread” houses made in boy scouts, girl scouts or other youth group organizations as part of the holiday craft making sessions. Then, you may have created gingerbread patterns yourself one year, baking sheets of

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Making Spirits Bright With A Beautiful Tree

Even if I wasn’t a huge fan of the holiday season, I still think I’d put a Christmas tree in my home and decorate it. In this season where we spend more hours in the dark than the light, there is something so peaceful and inspiring about

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Falling For Fall


I’m certainly falling for fall – are you? This time a year I get absolutely giddy. Why? Because autumn is on its way. Fall is my favorite season and I think that’s the case for many interior designers. It’s a season where we can make the most

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Getting Creative With Holiday Lights

Watching the light shows pop up one by one throughout the neighborhood is a highlight of the holiday season. It’s pretty amazing how people can use the same basic equipment – strings of white or colored lights – and come up with such varied results. There are

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Natural Holiday Decor That Doesn’t Scream Christmas


Are you getting burned out on Santa Claus, Rudolph and little elves? It’s easy to accumulate a hodge-podge of holiday decorations, many of which may not suit your tastes or your home’s style anymore. If this is the case for you, it may be time to donate

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