Working from home: How to keep the Focus

How many of you are still working from home? For my own home situation, the Mister goes into the office on Monday and Friday (his assigned days) and then Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday he works from home. I have always had a home office and have loved it. That is until other people in my

An Organized Space: My top 3 tips to get it together

Ahhhh…..ringing in a new year always gets people creating New Year’s Resolutions or setting goals. Having an organized space is one request that tends to fall high on a list for many people. I find that I personally deal so much better when things are In their place. When there is no clutter. When there

My Home Office: A few of my favourite things

I’m not sure if many of you know, but I have a home office. While I have been asked to move into a number of office spaces, I really don’t wish to leave my cozy space. I’m writing this blog as part of a blog link up or blog hop. You will see at the

Holiday Gift Guide of Experiences: My Top Choices

It’s that time of year where many designers and influencers round up their top picks (including Oprah’s Favorite Things) and create their own Holiday Gift Guide.  Since I’m a huge fan of giving experiences as gifts, I’ve round up my favorite Holiday Gift Guide of Experiences. I’m going to share a little secret with you: 

Bathroom Refresh: Out with the old, in with the new

This past long weekend, Rick and I had the pleasure of helping our dear friends with their bathroom refresh project.  It was two years ago that we helped them with their main bathroom refresh project and it was time to hit the master bath and powder room. Bathroom Refresh The Plan As you all know

How much is it going to cost? Renovation budget expectations

When it comes to budgets for a renovation, there are SO many factors and variables.  The best place, and first place, to start is to have a design plan in place.  Once the design plan is in place, obtaining quotes from the trades will be easy.  So what kind of renovation budget expectations should you

What happens during a Design Work Session

Ever wonder what goes into a Design Work Session with an Interior Design Professional?   I was recently called to a past client’s home to help with figuring out how to set up an area for homework while still having an area to play (one daughter starting grade three in the fall and the son starting