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“Every child is an artist, the problem is staying an artist when you grow up.” – Pablo Picasso This living room was a blank slate, waiting to be filled in with texture and color.  With a family room on the other side of the house for tv watching and game playing, we wanted to create […]

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“I long, as does every human being, to be at home wherever I find myself.” – Maya Angelou Ch-Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes!  We have had a blast working on our client’s new home.  Part of the fun was figuring out what to do with existing furniture from the last house and making it work (or not) within the […]

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“Lentils are friendly – the Miss Congeniality of the bean world.” – Laurie Colwin Have I mentioned how much I love pasta?!  I think it’s safe to say that I am not alone here.  I don’t think I’ll ever be ready to swear it off completely, but there are some delicious alternatives that are just […]

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“Good things are associated with blue, like clear days, more than singing the blues.  Just the word ‘blue’ in the singular is full of optimism and positive connotation to people.” – David Carson This beautiful Brentwood home is a combination of old and new at its finest.  When they left their old home, we mapped […]

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“Each spice has a special day to it.  For turmeric it is Sunday, when light drips fat and butter, colored into the bins to be soaked up glowing, when you pray to the nine planets for love and luck.” -Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, The Mistress of Spices GROUND TURMERIC Golden orange like the Indian sun, turmeric […]

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