June 30, 2019

Early in my design career, I thought I would ride off into the sunset as a ‘green architect’. At the time the term sustainability was not even a thing. Inspired by an internship in the tropical island of Hawaii, I returned home and googled ‘ecological architecture’. Th...

June 30, 2019

She said, 'What's going on in your relationship?'

And that's when I knew that

a) she had a gift


b) this feng shui stuff was real. 

My first session with coach, Tandy Pryor, confirmed a truth I did not want to see. She pointed out, just by noticing the way my couch...

March 12, 2019

The first time I had a client who allowed me to really go for it and design with all the unlimited budget I had trained for it scared me. 

He said, 'I want you to make it amazing', and then didn't really tell me much about what he wanted.

I really wanted it to be ri...

March 12, 2019

Carrots, parsnips, radishes, fingerlings, beets, horseradish, turnips, and yams might might not look like much above ground, but there are some really beautiful varieties out there. These roots give us a new perspective about what’s happening beneath the soil. I love t...

February 26, 2019

My favorite topic to address around setting intentions and designing a beautiful life is clutter. It really is one of the easiest things to change and for some people the most impactful. Clutter is not just your piles of clothes or stacks of folders on your desk. If yo...

February 12, 2019