All I Do Is Pick Up After My Kids!!

 

CHEAP SOLUTIONS THAT KEEP EVERYONE ORGANIZED

On nearly every Mom’s want list is an area where everyone coming in the house can hang up and store things like coats and backpacks.  Nowadays, let’s add in charging stations while we are at it.  Surely if we have a beautiful, built in system like we see everywhere on Pinterest, our days will be transformed.  Except…

Built In Mudroom Storage Area with Drawers, Hooks and Baskets
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(5) Reasons It Can Be Better To Rent Than Buy A Home

WHEN DOWNSIZING MIGHT NOT BE NECESSARY

A day does not go by where the term “downsizing” is not heard in our industry.    Even if someone is not looking to move from a larger abode to a smaller one in the near future, many are tossing around the idea.  What is refreshing to us is that it’s not just us “older baby boomers” pondering living larger in smaller homes but also some pretty savvy younger groups.

Here’s a novel idea…what if we never “upsized” and therefore didn’t need to “downsize”?  We know just a group who has this figured out.  We are always excited to be asked to help them develop a plan to make their homes the perfect LBD for them!

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Who’s Your Daddy?

INCREDIBLE GIFTS FOR YOUR DAD

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“I have everything a father could want, I don’t need anything” – All Dads Everywhere

Oh Come on Dad!  It’s OK to have ONE day out of the year where you can say:
“Yeah, I work hard, I do a lot… a little recognition, love and respect would be nice!”

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POOL PARTY!

CREATE THE CHIC WITHOUT CRUSHING YOUR CASH

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Outdoor spaces are all about being comfortable. Throw in a little “chic” and create the perfect LBD to soak up some sun.  A spot to cool off in the shade is also a necessity to keep us all looking good for years to come!  With pool or without….get ready for summertime!

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Show Me “How Not To Spend” The Money!

HOW TO  WORK WITH A DESIGNER ON A BUDGET

Believe it or not, as designers we want to know what budget you are working with.  PLEASE do not assume that we will not take you as a client unless you have an open wallet.  Nothing could be further from the truth for us.  Everyone  should have a budget…everyone!  We can help you set a budget and keep it.  All you have to do is ask.

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Isn’t Everyday Mother’s Day?

THE DANDELION THEORY

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Oregonlive ran this photo of a little guy finding a Dandelion in the aftermath of one of Haiti’s earthquakes.  He is bursting with joy to give this humble flower to someone.  I want to think it’s his mother, or maybe his Nana.  Whoever is on the other end of this gift is someone very special.  To a child, everyday is Mother’s Day.

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