Tips For Protecting Your Home While On Vacation

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Vacation time is fast approaching! Now is the time that families are heading to the airport or packing the “family roadster” to head on their summer vacay.  That’s great!  Have fun!  But, before you leave, there are some things you need to think about so that your home and...

Austin Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

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February 14th is in a few days!  Yes…it is right around the corner!  Are you looking for something special to give to your Valentine?  Are you tired of giving candy and flowers?  The saying in Austin is “Keep Austin Weird,” so why not do something different for Valentine’s Day? ...

Get Your Home Ready for Summer: Part 2

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Previously, we looked at the interior aspects of getting your home ready for summer.   We discussed “cooling things down” from the warm winter colors regarding linens and décor. In this second part of our summer home readiness, we will discuss the outside of the home.  So many things can...

Getting Your Home Ready for Fall

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Summer’s over, school’s back in session, and cool fronts are finally on the way!  It’s time to think about getting your home ready for fall. Fall is such a wonderful season, with all of the fun decorating going on and Starbuck’s Pumpkin Lattes available.  This time of year may...

Easy Thanksgiving Dinner Ideas

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  Thanksgiving is fast approaching, and you’re looking forward to visiting with the family and getting the fantastic feast on the table.  The problem is that sometimes cooking and preparing gets in the way of the visiting.  We find ourselves in the kitchen while everyone is catching up and...

Fall Decorating Ideas

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That wonderful TEXAS fall crisp feeling is in the air – well, sort of…at least we aren’t in the triple digits anymore.  It may not feel very cool outside, but I hope everyone is enjoying the smell of pumpkin spice candles in the house, and getting out for walks...