It’s my favorite time of the year—shopping for that perfect gift always puts me in the holiday spirit! From recipes to coffee to wine, the best gifts of the 2019 season revolve around hosting and exceptional experiences.

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Tech Meets Lifestyle: The WIFI Home

WIFI homes are becoming the norm and tech is finding its way into every inch of the house—whether it be with a doorbell that can monitor the front porch for an important holiday delivery, or WIFI-enabled smart appliances. Consumers are using tech to transform their everyday routines and elevate the experience of hosting guests.

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Thanksgiving Countdown: Holiday Hosting

We’re a week away from Thanksgiving and the countdown is on, which means even the most experienced hosts should be preparing their home for the holidays.

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Lindsey Brooke Design: Designer Spotlight

I’ve been following the incredible Lindsey Brooke Design for years on social, and I’m so excited she’s teaming up with Thermador for the Kitchen Design Challenge. Lindsey’s sharing her expertise when it comes to designing functional, beautiful, and timeless luxury kitchens for clients. It was so much fun picking Lindsey’s brain about establishing a client’s vision, what to splurge on, and design rules she loves to break!

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Artful Entertaining: 2019 Kitchen of the Year

An artful cocktail bar? A secret speakeasy? A pink porcelain pantry? It can only mean one thing… Thermador has once again partnered with House Beautiful for the 2019 Kitchen of the Year. I had the honor of heading down south to experience the beauty of this incredible house firsthand, and it did not disappoint!

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Kitchen Design Challenge: Unveil Exceptional Design

The Kitchen Design Challenge is here and I can hardly contain my excitement! The 2019-2020 contest provides tons of inspiration for me as I like to keep tabs on the winning designers and visit their social pages while making changes to my own home.

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Our Top Ten Remodel Tips

While my husband and I purchased our house 10 years ago, we finally have the time (and budget!) for a remodel. Which got me thinking—where to start? Here are some quick tips I came up with along the way to help guide the remodel process:

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Fashion Inspiring Home Design: NYFW Trends

I’ve always been a long-time fashion lover—from flipping through every new issue of Vogue, to faithfully following my favorite designers on social during New York Fashion Week. What I love most about fashion is the ability to take risks and personalize my every day style depending on my plans and mood.

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Studio Dearborn: Designer Spotlight

When I designed my new kitchen, Studio Dearborn was a huge source of inspiration—I’ve been following them on Instagram for a while and saved pictures from their feed throughout the remodel process.

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