Home Updates for the New Year!

New Year, new home updates! My friends at Samsung blessed me with the most ridiculously awesome holiday gift – their new TV, The Frame, which is a design‐lover’s dream (see my previous post here!) It’s literally the most beautiful TV you’ve never seen and I’m so excited to share a peek at how I’ve incorporated it into my home.

That beautiful photo of a stunning beach landscape you see here? That’s actually my new TV!

Designed in collaboration with Yves, Behar, The Frame’s killer feature is that you can choose from more than 100 beautifully curated art pieces …

5 Tips for Working From Home Efficiently

When I ventured into full-time entrepreneurship, going from the structured schedule of a 9-5 to setting my own hours and working from home was an adjustment. When I first started working from home, there were definitely more days than I’d like to admit when I just rolled out of bed and worked in my PJs. It was SO easy to get distracted and I couldn’t quite figure out the right routine. But – with a bit of discipline, a few productivity hacks and the right tech tools to help keep me connected, I’ve finally mastered the art of working from …

Healthy-ish Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies

I never really need an excuse to bake sweets but National Cookie Day certainly seemed like the perfect time to share one of my all-time favorite chocolate chip cookie recipes. These cookies also happen to be vegan and made with almond meal. I know what you’re thinking…vegan cookies made with almond meal?! But trust me, you would never know they’re vegan. They are insanely good!  These thin, crispy cookies are made with brown sugar for a rich, caramel-y flavor and loaded with chocolate chunks that melt in your mouth when served fresh out the oven. Yes, please! 

The key ingredient …

Roman Shades 101: All the Tips and Tricks You Need to Know

An important element in a room that often gets overlooked are window treatments. Like choosing the right shoes or accessories to complete an outfit, perfectly chosen window treatments are the final touch that gives a well-designed room a polished and pulled together look.  When I was working on Naturi Naughton’s nursery, I collaborated with The Shade Store to create a beautiful, custom roman shade for the space and I’m excited to share a peek inside the process plus a few tips and tricks for getting the look just right.

Sometimes curtains just won’t cut it. Case in point: this …

Spiced Autumn Harvest Sangria

I’m so excited that Autumn is finally in bloom! The summer weather lingered around much longer than usual and it seems to have taken forever to witness the most iconic signal that fall has arrived – the changing of the trees. I just love this time of year when the weather is crisp but not too cold and we get to witness the beauty of the green leaves transforming into beautiful golden hues. Sadly, being in New York City we don’t always get to see a ton of trees outside of Central Park but  I rented an adorable little cottage …