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Designing for Children

One of my favorite spaces to design in a client’s home is for their children! Whether it is their playroom or their bedroom, I can let my imagination and creativity go wild. Designing for children can be so fun and adventurous, and the creative liberty...

My Migraine Lifestyle Solutions

I have struggled with complicated headaches for the last 5 years or so. I get tension headaches, cluster headaches, hormonal headaches, migraines, as well as my spinal fluid level headaches. It’s a good thing I found a neurologist locally who is a world-renowned headache specialist!...

First-Timer’s Guide to Hiring a Designer

So, you’ve always decorated your own home. But it feels flat, unfinished, or worse….ugly. Considering hiring a designer to take your house to the next level? Don’t stress! Hiring a designer is not scary. You may worry it’s going to be too expensive, or too...

Canton Adventures and Treasures

Texas has a reputation. Everything is bigger in Texas. It’s true! I can vouch! Bigger hair, bigger homes, bigger trucks, bigger farms, and most importantly….bigger flea markets! Twice per year my mom, sister and I load up and head to Canton, Texas, which is the...

Bringing it All To Life

When coming up with a design concept for an entire room, it’s a normal part of the process for me to start big and work my way smaller. For example, I first make a furniture plan for the room, then list out each piece of...

Design On A Dime

There’s a world of ideas that can still be accomplished on a small budget! Some of the projects I take on are considered budget-minded projects. There are a lot of designers out there that turn away projects like this, or completely ignore inquiries with tight...

The Rainbow In Your Mind

There is a hidden world within the rainbow. The colors we see and love and use within our interiors all evoke certain moods or play upon our tendencies. I took an entire class on this in college and found it so fascinating! Some designers decide...

Our Miscarriage Story

I’m not gonna lie…I’ve been putting off writing this blog post because it hurts to write about. It hurts to intentionally remember. Sometimes it is just easier to forget it ever happened…but how in the world would that be useful or meaningful in helping other...

Designing a Kitchen

The kitchen is such an important room in the home, and it is almost always the room most homebuyers want to update. Buying an older home can almost guarantee a future kitchen update. The only way to truly get the perfect kitchen of your dreams...

Kara’s Book Club Quarterly Review

We are wrapping up our first quarter year of Kara’s Book Club! We’ve had some interesting titles, and I thought it would be a great idea to summarize and discuss each book in a quarterly post. That way if you are interested in any of...