e-design: Easy Kitchen Update

Texas Ranch House update

Sally and Robert want to update their kitchen dining area of their Dallas ranch home. Their styles have evolved since they last remodeled their home ten years ago: he likes sleek modern and she prefers a softer contemporary look. The challenge is coming up with a design they can agree on! Since they’ve recently lived through an extensive remodel of their master bedroom and guest bathroom, they aren’t up for any more “construction” or spending a fortune. They’ve also welcomed an adorable and very active puppy into their home, so any changes need to be minimally disruptive as well as pet-friendly. The airy kitchen opens to the dining and living rooms, overlooking the backyard pool through a vista of windows.

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I love a good sale!

Slim Aarons Poolside in sotogrande

Poolside in Sotogrande by Slim Aarons | on sale at Jonathan Adler!

I love a good sale! Since I’m trying not to shop for anything unnecessary¬†(re my post on getting financially organized), I thought I’d diffuse my extreme case of “the wants” by sharing my top picks of the many sales that are going on for Memorial Day.

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