Archive | December, 2011

IN 2012, PROMISE ME…

December 31, 2011

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  If knew then what I know now, where would I be? Just take a minute and only a minute to ponder this question. If you spend longer than that you will take for granted the wonderful things you’ve done up until this point.  Thirty more seconds into your wonder, you will then believe that […]

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DESIGNER MARKETPLACE: WORKING WITH RELATIVES AND FRIENDS

December 30, 2011

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As you craft your professional goals for the New Year, take a moment and preview my first article for Williams-Sonoma, Inc. blog entitled, “Designer’s Dilemma: Working with Relatives and Friends.”  Though this blog caters to interior design professionals, many of my articles will apply to all business owners regardless of the industry.  Click here to […]

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HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM OUR FAMILY TO YOURS

December 23, 2011

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I‘m ashamed to say that I have yet to mail the first holiday card. To be completely honest, we just took our photos last Saturday. In addition to taking pictures that day, my husband and I also celebrated our sixth wedding anniversary. So much can happen in six years and the proof lies in our […]

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ERIKA WARD ON HUFFINGTON POST, CHICAGO SPACES

December 21, 2011

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H ey Folks, I’ve got exciting news. If the title of this post didn’t give it away, I’m now blogging for the Huffington Post! My first article was published last night, a book review of Chicago Spaces: Inspiring Interiors by Jan Parr and the Editors of Chicago Home and Garden Magazine. I read the book […]

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CRANBERRY APPLE CRISP

December 20, 2011

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Use Apples or Your Favorite Fruit to Whip Up this Heartwarming Dessert text and photography by Tiffany Scales, Food Contributor Hi there! Can you believe Christmas is only a few days away?? Are you ready? Is your menu planned? Just in case you haven’t thought of a dessert, I’ve got one for you. I don’t […]

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10 KITCHEN ESSENTIALS

December 19, 2011

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Simplify Meal Preparation with the Right Tools for the Job text by Tiffany Scales, Food Contributor Hello! I hope this week before Christmas is off to a great start for you! I have some great recipes coming up, so I want you to have the right tools to make them! I firmly believe that having […]

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CELERIE KEMBLE FABRIC AT DEEP DISCOUNT

December 16, 2011

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I’ve got a deal that will bring you much holiday cheer! I’m selling 5yards of Celerie Kemble/F. Schumacher ‘Bleeker’ in Birch. The retail price is $118/yd, but for you I’m offering it at $50/yd. This fretwork geometric pattern has been seen in House Beautiful, Lonny, and many other of our favorite shelter publications and looks […]

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