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Motivational Monday: Pride….


I had the opportunity to spend yesterday with my dear friend Erin Hiemstra of Apartment 34 as she debuted her design work as part of Sunset Magazine’s Celebration Week Concept House. Truth be told, Erin isn’t a designer by trade but she is a fantastic stylist who has an amazing eye for detail and can […]

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Motivational Mondays: Validation…


Time for a little personal gut check and confession….. I had no intention of working for myself. Zero. Zilch. Nada. I had every intent on working under a more established designer and learning the craft from the inside out with the goal of one day ….. one very distant and far day…..opening my own shop. […]

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Motivational Mondays: Luck….


Luck is a strange thing. Some people seem to mired in it — seriously they walk out the door and find a $20 bill. They buy a lottery ticket and win the grand prize. They walk into a bar and Ryan Gosling starts buying them drinks. Luck is their wing man….. I on the other […]

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Motivational Monday: Focus…

This weekend I was TIRED. I mean like single Mom with three kids working two jobs to make ends meet tired. Everything in my body ached and my head was heavy with thoughts. I had no reason to have this kind of malaise — it was like a heavy blanket and been draped over me […]

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Motivational Monday: Standing Out…..

I am an outgoing person for the most part. Well that is until I get home and I feel like a peacock on parade. I spent three days in Ohio handling some family business and I found myself being self-conscious, moody and turning in. It was junior high all over again and it was horrible! […]

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Motivational Mondays: Experience….

Let’s see what experiences I can make for myself this week at High Point! Follow me on Facebook, Twitter or Insta.gram to get the low down on all the sights and amazing new home decor products for Spring 2013.

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Motivational Mondays: Time Off…..

I am starting to find my balanced state when it comes to work and play. Last week, The Partner, myself and four other friends rented a house in Palm Springs. It was magical because I found the time to breathe. Inhale. Exhale. Ahhhhh……… House View Palm Springs I found the time to sit and do […]

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