Recreational Decorator

Design & Decor

Houzz & Home Trends

Nobody is neutral on the neutral kitchen when it comes to redecorating.

Sweater Rooms

Keep warm as you turn down the heat to support the cause.

Stylish Super Bowl-Watching

You can watch the game, have your beer and nachos and sit pretty in these Super Bowl-ready TV rooms.

Year of the Horse

We’re celebrating Chinese New Year and the year of the horse with some of my favourite equine-inspired spaces.

Recreational Chef

Food & Drink

Sunny Spanish Brunch

As we are still in hard-core winter I think this Spanish-inspired brunch is a welcome bright delight.


Cookies for Santa Baby

What are you leaving Santa tonight? The least we can do for the globe-travelling, present-giver is offer some sweet treats.

Recreational Gardener

Florals & Farm

The Hollyhocks are out

Drive along a rural road and you’ll see them tight up against barns and homes like icing on a cake.


Informal Florals

Instead of a staid traditional composition with lots of filler and exotics, give me a bunch of wild flowers and everyday garden blooms and I’m happy.

Country garden, the beginning

The best Mother’s Day gift is just being together as a family – especially when the time is spent doing something I love.