Utilizing Natural Minerals in Design


The trick to a successful design is to find those certain small elements that really give it an extra edge or added detail, and minerals are perfect for this purpose.  They are truly God’s beautiful gifts, if not for anything but to just stare at with awe.  And, there are so many options out there. … Continue reading

The Modern Garden


Have you noticed the move to mobile, modern gardens lately?  They’re everywhere!  Whether it’s a how-to on making your own, where to purchase the tools and materials, or  what plants are suitable for this application, we are fascinated with this movement.  It seems like everyone’s trying to be “green” in their own way, no matter … Continue reading

Made by Nature, Beautiful by Design


With Spring just blooming, we’ve been inspired to write about nature and all the beautiful hues that surround us (especially with all this rain we’ve had!) and how we utilize these hues with interiors.  This blog is full of info so try to stay focused! ——————— Since the beginning, man has used flowers and plants … Continue reading

Freshen Up This Spring – Cleaning and Designing Tips for 2012


Spring is just around the corner!  We can feel the air getting a little warmer and the sun is brighter and staying around longer as each day passes.  The grass is sprouting in gorgeous shades of greens and the flowers and trees are starting to bloom their wonderful spring hues.  Along with all the beautiful … Continue reading

Pinsomnia – A Social Media Epidemic


If you haven’t heard of Pinterest before, no offense but your head must be in the sand because it is taking over!  It’s a pretty simple concept.  You sign up, which can be sort of tricky because someone has to invite you.  But after your in, you create pin boards with themes.  It’s kind of … Continue reading