Design

10 Iconic Nods to Mid-Century Modernism Within Your Home

On a recent trip to Palm Springs, California, I was taken aback by the beautiful simplicity of mid-century modern design. Here in Palm Springs, form meets function, graphic prints abound, and proportions are perfectly balanced. If you love the mid-century vibe but haven’t been to Palm Springs, I highly recommend you visit ASAP. And even if mid-mod isn’t your thing…Continue Reading

A Room With a View

When you visit your physician’s office, or if you’ve had the unfortunate experience of being hospitalized, you may or may not have noticed your view to the outside – if you even had one at all. Several studies have shown that adequate and appropriate exposure to light, both natural and artificial, is critical for the health and well-being of patients as well as staff in healthcare settings.…Continue Reading

Your Home… A Haven or a Health Hazard?

If they won’t tell you what’s in it, you probably don’t want what’s in it.We want our homes to be happy, healthy, and safe. But in reality, many of them are filled with health hazards and toxins that we are exposed to for years. Many chemicals found in homes have been linked to birth defects, infertility, hormonal imbalances, and cancer just to name a few. We spend over 90% of our lives indoors, and more than half of that time is spent in our home. So it makes sense that the things within our homes…Continue Reading

7 Ways to Small Space Success

When I downsized to my current loft, the first thing that came to mind was “how can I fit my life into this small space?” I had fallen in love with the unique beauty of the space but I knew it would present several challenges. Many of us are conditioned to believe we need a large house to experience happiness, but in reality less really can be more. Embrace the full potential of a smaller space with these 7 tips!…Continue Reading