Design Lifestyle Travel

How To Use Instagram To Plan Your Next Vacation

August 30, 2017

If you have been following along here on MML or on Instagram, then you are fully aware that the Mr. and I are headed to Italy for 3 weeks of pure bliss.  Three days prior to leaving we decided to add a week onto the trip – a week in Paris! There will be some days that are fully planned, but the majority of it will be relaxing and going at whatever pace we choose.  In order to make sure…

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Design Home Tours

Home Tour: Waterfront in the Hamptons

I’m not sure exactly what started my love affair with what I imagine the Hamptons to be like.  I don’t get to the east coast often, but hopefully that will change soon. Fingers are crossed that I get to take a trip to the…

August 29, 2017
Design My Clickable Sunday

My Clickable Sunday

I’m so excited it’s Sunday, the day where I can do as I please with no judgment. I always aim to get house chores done during the week so I can have this day fully to myself, and this week it turned out perfectly.…

August 27, 2017
Lifestyle Scenes From The Week

Scenes From The Week

This week has been full of joyful events. One client in particular, who was bouncing around her home in the beginning of the week with excitement, started the week off great. The client had just witnessed her countertops and backsplash tile installation, and to…

August 24, 2017
Design

An Eclectic Countryside Barn Home

Modern farmhouses have been picking up steam as a fan favorite for some time now, but I am absolutely in love with this week’s home tour of a barn that was built with light and family in mind. Straight away, you notice the amount…

August 23, 2017
Design My Clickable Sunday

My Clickable Sunday

I’m reminded again and again by strangers, family, and clients, and friends that I am lucky to do what I love for a living. They are not wrong, and I do my best to remind myself {especially on hard days} that I am lucky.…

August 20, 2017
Design

Going Old School In Burlingame, California

When my clients first purchased their home, upon leaving San Francisco for Burlingame, they selected a fixer-upper in a great location, a home with potential that would allow their family of four to grow.  The home needed a zone that the family could come…

August 19, 2017
Design Scenes From The Week

Scenes From The Week

Achieving a work life balance is something I will always have to work at; I love what I do so it’s easy to fall into the trap of all work and no real down time, especially when the work load is bursting at the…

August 17, 2017
Design Home Tours

Home Tour: Cozy in a Black and White Home

As an interior designer, I’m lucky that I get to work with many different styles since no client or project is the same.  Neutral interiors have been calling my name lately — what’s not to love?  While some may feel a neutral interior feels…

August 13, 2017
Design Scenes From The Week

Scenes From The Week

As usual, San Francisco is cold and feels like winter this time of year { I just turned our heating off }; the sky is gray, and it’s windy with no sign of letting up. It doesn’t bother me one bit; I actually love…

August 11, 2017