Your Questions: Answered

Nicole DianneLast week I opened the floor to you all-- you could leave me any questions you had for me and I would answer them. Today I'm back with answers to some of the questions! I always find it interesting to get to know other bloggers more, and one of my goals is to be more transparent here on the blog, so here are some fun, honest answers for you from yours truly: ...more

The Bloom Workshop: California Recap

Calligraphy: Kaitlin Parisho Designs / Florals: Natalie Bowen DesignsA few weeks ago we gathered for The Bloom Workshop in Los Gatos, California at Regale Winery. It was an absolutely stunning day, full of new (super talented) ladies! I am continually in awe of the fact that Ashley and I get to travel the U.S. teaching women about creative businesses and blogging ....more

Mother's Day Gift Ideas

earrings / initial necklace / leather bag / bubble bath and perfume / floral cards / floral napkins / PJ pants / lotion / diptyque candle /I'm officially back to the blog, friends! I'm excited to be back this week answering some questions you asked me last week. If you didn't ask me anything and want to, be sure to comment on this post ....more

Ask Me Anything!

photo by Michaela Noelle Designs It's Tuesday! I'm flying from California to Michigan today, which means I'm leaving my precious family and heading back to my sweet and handsome boyfriend, my little apartment, and a month full of workshops....more

Friday Finds: Dresses + Home Decor

Happy Friday, friends! I'm popping in to let you know about two awesome sales!...more

DIY Spring Flower Arrangement

Photos by Michaela Noelle DesignsYou all know I'm obsessed with flowers! Today I'm over on Desiree Hartsock's blog sharing how to make a pretty arrangement for spring. Head over for the details!...more

Fashion: Stripe Skirt

DETAILS | Striped skirt...more

How to Run a Successful Business with Your Best Friend

As most of you know, in addition to my interior design business, I also am the co-founder and co-owner of The Bloom Workshop. This is a creative workshop for women who want to learn about blogging, business, social media use for your business, photography and design. You may have heard the phrase, "Never live with your best friend or you won't be friends after!" I think that is a true statement (at least it was for me once in college!) so when Ashley and I were thinking of starting Bloom, I was nervous ....more

My Life Lately: California Living

I love being home and visiting California. I love so many things about this home town of mine. For one, seeing my family is a treat :) And two, there are so many GORGEOUS places just a short drive away from the Bay Area ....more

Lilly Pulitzer for Target Collection is HERE!

You guys! Do you know what day it is?! Lilly Pulitzer's collection is finally in stores and online! ...more