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New ventures: crazy or truly insane?

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The other day when a client asked me why had not been writing as much. I went through all my excuses..you know like the 24 hours in a day obstacle. She said, “well your tag line says working designer tells all sooooo why are you not just writing

Blanco and Bosch making waves in California!

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I’m heading back to my southern California roots to participate in a Bloggers retreat hosted by BOSCH and BLANCO, leaders and innovators of today’s modern kitchen products. I am very familiar with Blanco and proudly sit on their  Blanco Design Council. I am excited to learn more about

The hunt for Barbie: My birthday is approaching.

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I have some great ideas to post from recent trip to Highpoint and Chicago kitchen and bath show….but I am also swamped working to finish the beach house that is RENTED Memorial day weekend…and oh, owners now have decided to come in week before…..yee haw. So while I

Look again at your electrical plans!

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Trends in Homebuilding   Many innovative design trends for homebuilding and remodeling in 2012 can be found in the lighting and technology arena. This means working closely with your builder and electrician to implement new ideas and plan effectively ( i.e. get it right on the plans)  for

5 Star Fridays: Can you color outside the lines?

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Today I am feeling spring-y! Baby backyard with baby pool! So, this weeks 5 star Fridays focuses on some really GREAT blogs I have recently found and some of their posts on color related topics and how to color outside the lines! AVOID MEDIOCRITY! Colour Me Happy Blog