Sunday, 20 August 2017 by

So we dropped our son off at college this week; the last one to leave the nest.  I did get a bit emotional, but held back the tears. well, until I got back to my car. I’m feeling so many mixed emotions right now that are different than what I expected.  Am I sad?  A

It’s been a busy week at Ydp

Sunday, 13 August 2017 by

It’s been a busy week both professionally and personally.  1. It started off with a few window treatment and interior design consultations. 2. Followed by sourcing items for a few client projects These counter height stools were perfect for a client, but the color was all wrong. With a new fabric and professional re upholstery,

window treatment consult what to expect

Many times blog post subjects are born from everyday conversations or frequently asked questions from the community. A new homeowner contacted me recently and wanted to learn more about our window treatment consultation.  So I thought, I’d share it here.  In a nutshell, here is what you can expect. 1. Short presentation I begin each meeting with a


Sunday, 23 July 2017 by
before and after bathroom remodel

  So how do you get a bathroom remodel done in two weeks? The first thing you do is pray. Seriously, I’m not kidding, especially when you are balancing several projects.  Next you pull yourself and resources together and get er done. When your client calls and wants a new bathroom before her baby comes,


Sunday, 16 July 2017 by

When you spend time helping others update their homes, you may not have the time or energy to make your own space thrive and that my friends is not okay. So I decided that it was time for a little refresh of my own. We have been in our new home for a year and 2