Formal Living Room Makeover: Part 1

I was loving mostly flat woven rugs, I’m into industrial-style accent pieces and tables right now, and the idea of throwing in a couple of small ottomans for extra seating and a pop of color seemed to, well, keep popping up.

Bourbon Cherry & Pecan Cake

I think you can tell a lot about baker by the cake they choose for their own birthday. This chocolate pecan cake with a rich Bourbon and Cherry filling is what I chose for mine.

Mud Room Makeover

I had uncovered a veritable Pinterest rabbit hole, and I was in deep.

the Manzanita Cottages at Laguna Beach

A secret world inhabited by four picturesque cottages, each with it’s own color door and window trim, and an authentic wishing well in the center, the cottages provided a sense of seclusion and retreat.

Paper Chain Mobiles

Baby girl loves to run her tiny fingers along the strands each night before bed and watch the shadows dance along her wall. It’s a little thing, but it’s magic.