I have been an interior designer for over 30 years and I love teaching my clients the principles I use while decorating their home. The home staging trend in residential real estate is a great way to reach more people every day and what I enjoy the most is they are learning the basics of good design through staging. It is my dream for every person to know the joy and pride of living in a decorated home.
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I love cooking with fresh herbs from my own garden. I love braking off an aloe vera leaf, split it open, and rub it on a burn to ease the pain or a cut so it won't scar. I love adding rosemary and mint to my bath (and mojito's). I crave a deeper understanding of their healing powers and uses. A...
I am a true Californian who was smack in the middle of 2 major earthquakes. The first time I did not know what it was! I thought it rained all night and my house was sliding into the LA River (one house away). By the time I got outside, it was over! The stunned look on all my neighbors faces wer...
My hats off to Becky Zimmerman, Interiors by Decorating Den for taking First Place at the Window Fashion Envision Design Competition held in Atlanta for 'Whole-Room Integration. I don't know Becky and she does not know me but her approach to this window is brilliant. No swags, scarv...
Welcome Sylvie Aubin to Active Rain. She is a professional organizer and home stager all the way from France and found me through her research in Active Rain. Sylvie is one of 3 home stagers in all of France. She ordered my forms and materials from my web site to help her build a solid foundatio...