The Toy Wars

I fight pretty regularly scheduled battles with my kids’ toys.  The toys usually gain a slow lead all week long, but on Saturday mornings, I fight back.  They get sorted, put in time out and donated.  And I become known as “Saturday Morning Mom.”  It’s the first day of the week where I (if it’s […]

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March 10, 2014

Before & After: Our Loft

Do you remember when I felt like Norman Bates’ mom in Psycho in my rocking chair when I first moved in to our house last year? And if you don’t, it’s probably better that way.  Louie, our youngest, was only a few months old, and most of our house was torn down to the studs so I spent […]

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March 4, 2014

Where’s the GREEN??!!!

{Our living room, where the only specs of interior green you see is the green in the buttercup fabric on the sofa pillow and the green of the oversized glass flower vase. Photo by Helen Norman} One of the most frequently asked questions I’ve been getting about my house is- “Where’s all the green?!!!!” and “Do you […]

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This blog has always been an outlet of sorts for me.  I try not to bore my friends and family with what’s going on in our house, our business life and with my clients’ projects, so the it’s really my place to share those kinds of things.  Many of you are as design-obsessed as I […]

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March 3, 2014



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