High-Tech Hacks for the Kitchen by Amber Heckler

Have you been yearning to up your kitchen game but without bulky gadgets or “unitasker” appliances? Don’t worry. These days, there are many ways to optimize cozy kitchens with cool high-tech gadgets that save space instead of taking it up. Measure With a Digital Kitchen Scale Digital kitchen scales will change your life. They are more expensive than measuring cups, but not by very much, … Continue reading High-Tech Hacks for the Kitchen by Amber Heckler

Fresh Design Ideas for the Holidays

As Halloween decorations are being taken down and stored in boxes for next year, decorating for the Thanksgiving and Christmas season works it’s way up the to-do list. Boxes stored in the garage, storage closet or extra room are begging to be opened and plundered for family favorites and treasures of years past. Each trinket pulled from colored tissue offers it’s own memory and sweet … Continue reading Fresh Design Ideas for the Holidays

Let’s break the rules; Hunter Douglas says, Turn Decorating don’ts into Do’s

How many times have you heard so-called design experts say, “Don’t plan your décor around anything but the rug,” or “Don’t use light colors if you have young children or pets?” or any other such “don’ts?” “Sometimes these rules are helpful,” says designer Sally Morse, Director of Creative Services at window fashions leader Hunter Douglas. “But often you’’d do better heeding Pablo Picasso’s advice: “‘Learn … Continue reading Let’s break the rules; Hunter Douglas says, Turn Decorating don’ts into Do’s

Step into Spring with BHG’s Third Instagram Photo Contest

As the seasons change our colors indoors begin to reflect Mother Nature’s palette outdoors. Fall brings browns, golds, oranges, reds and yellows, winter brings, greens, reds and whites, and spring and summer hues are light and bright.  Pastel’s dominate spring and brighter tones are added as we move deeper in to the warmer weather. Reflecting these seasonal changes in our wardrobe and in our home … Continue reading Step into Spring with BHG’s Third Instagram Photo Contest