NEST … tranquil 125 sf backyard retreat

Inspiration for this 125 sf backyard retreat began with a salvaged pane of glass and modeled after a train sleeper car. It provides a tranquil retreat framing views of the garden, the rising and setting sun, as well as a place for their children to daydream. In my...

NEST + NOURISH … bye, bye microwave

Okay… not sure why it has taken so long to stop using the microwave. It’s been two weeks without it and we haven’t looked back. Actually, I look where it use to be and feel peace because I have a newfound space for nourishing food and a favorite...

NEST … with tabletop evergreens + vintage containers

Simple can be so good! Here are nice examples of using vintage objects as containers for tabletop trees, especially the wine crate on the left. Try perusing antique markets for unique editions for your christmas decor and keeping it simple makes it comfortable +...

NEST …. Our house featured in 50 U.S. Architects

We were certainly honored when Damir Sinovcic asked to feature our home, designed by my husband and I, in his newly published book 50 U.S. Architects.   One Architecture/Design firm from each of the 50 States was chosen including their residential projects.  My...