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Kansas City Design Bloggers Talk Shop

I had such fun just going to see fellow interior design blogger Patricia Shackelford (aka the fabulous Mrs. Blandings) talk the other day at a luncheon in Kansas City.She was as nice as could be and such a doll in her crisp white shirt and beautiful Spring floral skirt...inspiration...

Need Inspiration? The Parade Of Homes Is On Now

It's that time of year!As a child, I remember the Parade of Homes (October 2 -17) ...oh, yes.  Being dragged all over the city, walking, walking, walking through homes.  Up stairs, down stairs.  My brother and I got suckers to coax us on.  We could have used a whole...

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Art For Friday

Anyone who knows me, knows I love art.  I don't know what it is, but it stirs me all up.  I have painted many pieces myself and loved it so.   Because of that when I study a piece, I enjoy thinking about the artist and how they felt...

A Million Grains Of Inspiration

Being a designer, one of the things I crave in life is creativity, inspiration and joy from looking at beauty, art and design.  You will find I talk quite a bit about art and will go to a museum any time I can...though that never seems to be near...

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Hanging With ‘Momma Said’ Blogger, Jen Singer

While at the Kansas City’s Central Exchange downtown last week (of which I am a member), I met fellow blogger of Momma Said, Jen Singer.  Now granted, she blogs about being a mom (and is quite funny!) and not interior design, yet being a mother myself and designing spaces...

Judge Jill. The 2010 Home Of The Year Awards

This past Saturday was a perfect 74 degrees, sunny and full of beautiful homes.  It was again time to judge the Kansas City Home and Garden magazine’s 2010 Home of the Year awards.It is such an honor to be selected to judge the work of some of Kansas City’s...

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Party Arty

Had a wonderful time at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art during their Party Arty, a benefit for the museum.  We are so lucky in Kansas City to have such a spectacular museum.  The clothing designs were spectacular and the art, of course, was dramatic and amazing.  Looking forward to...