Backyards That Bring Us Close To Nature
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Backyards That Bring Us Close To Nature

If you are getting ready to create an outdoor space the best advice I can give you is to keep it real and what I mean by that is using natural materials. We have all seen patios with white concrete flooring and they are just an eyesore to the…
The Art of Mix and Match Design
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Tips on Mix and Match Design

One of the great things about the current trend for mix and match design is that it is eminently flexible. This is a useful bonus if you like to stay stylish but don’t want to spend a fortune on a design fad, only to find it goes out of fashion…
Helpful Pest Control Tips
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Helpful Pest Control Tips to Keep Annoying Pests Away This Summer

Summer is here, and so are the pests! The warmer weather has lured mosquitoes, ants, mice and other insects out of their winter hiding and back into your yard and even your home. Don’t let pests spoil your fun this summer! Follow these pest…
Summer Bedroom Decorating
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Summer Bedroom Decorating Tips

With the arrival of summer, it immediately lifts your mood and puts a spring in your step. This makes it the perfect time to give your bedroom a summer makeover, and you will be amazed at the impact that this can have on how you feel each day.…
Hot dog recipes with toppings served buffet style.
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Healthy Hot Dog Recipes For Memorial Day

I just want to first say that Memorial Day is a holiday to honor the men and women who died in active military service defending this country's right to freedom. My father was a U.S. Air Force officer in World War II and the Korean war. I miss…
In-ground pool - Concrete pool design
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Orange is Trending in Outdoor Design!

Orange is Hot for Spring and Summer I have definitely been obsessing over the color orange this season which you can see from my own home decorating. If you look up the color psychology of orange you will find: Made up of yellow and red…
Flower décor using glass vase
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3 – Tips On Flower Décor – Honoring Earth Day

Flower Décor to Brighten a Room  Keep it Simple Flower décor can add life to any room décor simply by arranging a colorful bouquet of roses in your hand. Be sure to create the shape you want and then grasp the stem tightly.…
Al Fresco Dining
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Styles and Tips for Al Fresco Dining

Summertime urges us to spend time outside enjoying warm weather and the beauty that nature has to offer with those we love. When I think of dining al fresco, scenes of the lush countryside come to mind. Here are 3 basic elements needed to achieve…
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Clean Drink Happy Hour Celebrates The 4th of July with The “Pear Sparkler” & More…

DAZZLE your guest with Clean Drink Happy Hour's latest creation, "The Pear Sparkler" for your 4th of July celebration. Once again we went out on the road and bellied up to the bar at Trattoria Dario, where Craig McCarty, the head…
Summer 2015 Design & Entertaining Guide
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Summer 2015 Design & Entertaining Guide

This summer season is all about bringing the outside in. As a lover of ALL things design, I'd love to share my inspirations for this season. Use the form below to download the guide; hope you enjoy!
Clean Drink Happy Hour on The Road!
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Clean Drink Happy Hour on The Road! Watermelon Dream Martini For Hot Summer Days

We took our clean drink happy hour to the best Italian restaurant in Vero Beach,Trattoria Dario, where we were treated wtih Craig McCarty's cocktails!
Healthy Summer Beauty Tips

Healthy Summer Beauty Tips

Aaah Summer! You elude us all year and we can’t wait to have you back! As much as we curse the winter months for their dryness and its effect on our skin – the summer presents different challenges. Let’s be clear – there is no such…