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Falling Down on the Blog Job

There's been a lot of dead air on this blog lately, and I do apologize for that. It is hard to juggle a blog and a design practice and the needs of an eight-year old--especially when that eight-year old's after [...]

Magazine Monday: Adore Home Magazine Apr/May 2013

Today's magazine-inspired ideas and Pins come from Australia's Adore Home Magazine. Their April/May 2013 issue has me dying to: Use boldly-patterned carpet: Designer Greg Natale in his ultra dramatic closet. Adore Home Magazine, April/May 2013. Tie a bow [...]

Art Week: West Austin Studio Tour

It's about that time, folks! You look forward to the EAST tour every year, and for the second year we also have the West Austin Studio Tour to give us a big art fix. I've gone through everyone's websites and [...]

River Nest: Vintage Cabin Rental in Seguin

My writing partner and I decided to get out of town to focus on the book and screenplay we're writing simultaneously. Our original idea when we booked this getaway was to come back with at least one finished product. But [...]

Magazine Monday: Domino | Small Spaces

I'm always psyched when I see the Domino logo on the newsstand. Since the magazine folded ages ago, they've come back with special edition publications. The Spring 2013 issue is titled Small Spaces and has tons of organizational tips delivered [...]

Spring Fever: Modern Outdoor Planters & Pots

We're capping off a week of spring fever posts with a lineup of supercool modern planters and pots: Succulent in Handmade Neon Concrete Planter via Etsy, $28. Betty the Styracosaurus Planter via Austin's Plaid Pigeon, $30. [...]

Decorative Details: Texas’ Capitol Building

Phoebe's recent spring break was more like a staycation, since Mommy and Daddy both had to work. We did try to do something special every day though, to make it feel like a holiday. One of those special somethings was [...]