Jan 01, 2017

Wishing You a Technicolor New Year on Apartment Therapy

I’m wishing you a very merry kitschmas and a technicolor new year over on Apartment Therapy.  You’ve caught glimpses of my house throughout December and now the full home tour is live along with a fun interview about my kitschmas…
Dec 31, 2016

Lucky Mini Black Eyed Pea Taco Shooters

Black eyed pea taco cup recipe.
Is it just a southern thing to eat black eyed peas on New Years Day for luck?  I know I’ve been doing it for as long as I can remember (and sometimes only when I remember).  This year I got…
Dec 29, 2016

Vision Boards for New Years Eve – Creative Ideas for Resolutions

You could make a plan to change things in your life any time of the year, but there is something about the clean slate of a new year that attracts us all.  Every year people (myself included) vow to eat…
Dec 21, 2016

My Tree Tips and Tricks on Apartment Therapy

Over on Apartment Therapy I’m sharing some Tips for Decorating an Over-the-Top-Chirstmas Tree.  Their title not mine, I think over the top implies too much and I happen to think mine are just right!  What do you think?  Love for…
Dec 20, 2016

Modern Spin on Christmas Cones

You might think Christmas cones are old fashioned and antiquated, but you would be wrong.  With the right paper and embellishments they are as fun and funky as any modern day wrapping.  Hang them from the chimney like a stocking,…
Dec 19, 2016

Beyond Red and Green for Christmas

Talking Christmas on Time Warner Cable News.
If you live in Austin you might have caught me talking to host Todd Boatwright on our local Time Warner Cable News station today about Christmas.  The segment is called Beyond Red, Green: DIY Decorating to Make Your Christmas Tree…
Dec 15, 2016

Kitschmas Dinosaur Gift Card Holders

Dinosaur gift card holder.
Rawwwwr it’s an invasion of the kitsch-tastic dinosaurs.  Don’t tell my son I stole and spray painted his toys, but look how cute they are it was totally worth it.  If you are giving a gift card (or small gift…