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The Lighter Side: Musings about Houseplants: From Hipster to Horrendous

The Lighter Side: Musings about Houseplants: From Hipster to Horrendous

It’s funny that certain houseplants – and houseplants in general – are now considered in style. Every creative hipster has a few in their well-designed abodes: usually one in a glass orb hanging from the ceiling, a couple of structural succulents on table tops, a fiddle-leaved fig in a corner, and some vine-y plant tacked to a wall, usually behind a bed frame. I love it all!

Top 2020 Kitchen Design Trends

Top 2020 Kitchen Design Trends

Even as businesses slowly begin to reopen, it’s clear that restaurant dining won’t be as prevalent or easy as it was in pre-pandemic times. This means more time in the kitchen, so it’s a perfect time to make your kitchen a happy, comfortable space where you and your family can cook and gather.

Entertaining: Easy Breezy Dining

Entertaining: Easy Breezy Dining

One of the biggest challenges of cooking is all the time meal prep takes. Hot meals can eat up entire afternoons with work. But it turns out there are several ways to speed up the process and keep the table satisfied. The keyword is “efficiency.”

Ask the Expert: Fire Mitigation

Ask the Expert: Fire Mitigation

Fire mitigation is a series of steps that you can take to reduce the risk of a wildfire damaging or destroying your property. It includes assessing the risks around your property and your responsibility in mitigating them, thereby creating a defensible space.