Smart Home – Everything Has a Place

Smart Home – Everything Has a Place

I bet from the picture you were thinking this was going to be a post about all things technology that can help us get organized and be more efficient with our time and resources. Nope, it is not.  I have long been thinking about what makes a home smart,...
Trash to Treasure

Trash to Treasure

This is actually a love story. Today I am going to share with you one of the many great love stories of my life…and how this piece of trash tells a story and became a treasure. I am blessed to be loved by many people. My parents gave me a great start and a high...
The Best Year Yet

The Best Year Yet

It would be pretty typical if (since it is January) I wrote about New Year’s Resolutions wouldn’t it? Now first of all, notice it isn’t January 1stso I am a bit behind on all that anyway!  Even though I declutter all the time, I admit to watching the Marie Kondo...
Closet Design – A Smart Start

Closet Design – A Smart Start

My latest styling work has some unique challenges. My client has recently sold her family home and has moved into a condominium.  This is often called “downsizing” (although I like to think of it more as “rightsizing”).  She uses a mobility device so the design of her...
Short on Space?  Consider Multiple Purpose Items

Short on Space? Consider Multiple Purpose Items

Another great day at Costco. Facing back to school, my mind has turned to how I will be getting great meals into my family while almost always on the run. Just back from vacation and forced into a weekend trip (my personal pet peeve), I glanced down one aisle that I...