The Coachella Valley from La Quinta to Palm Springs, SoCal is blessed year around with sunshine, palm trees, flowers, majestic mountains and over 100 golf courses. It is a golfer’s paradise. People from from all over the United States, Canada and many parts of the world, love it, spend a vacation, buy a second home [...]
Color inspires. It is a basic element of design and so it is in nature. In the world of our feathered friends, the harmony, the joy, the humor of nature’s palette is breathtaking. Take a minute to marvel at the YouTube presentation and smile. When you decorate, use color freely.
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Identify clutter hot spots like kitchens, home offices, night tables,magazines and newspapers on the living room floor.
Purge and purge often. Think of the last time you used stuff, the condition and often duplication. Get rid of it. There is really no point owning anything unless you use it. But show off the beauty of [...]
Christiane is one of the world’s most recognizable face – and voice. Born in Iran and raised in England she came to the U.S. to study at the University of Rhode Island. As a journalist she travelled the hot spots of the world. The interior of her home on Central Park in New York City [...]
Is GOOGLE making memory obsolete? Studies have determined that search engines change the way the brain stores information. We are adapting to powerful new technology by altering how we think. GOOGLE is becoming the brain’s external hard drive. The Web fragments information that can be digested in a two minute visit. But only learning leads [...]
Architecture inspires interior design. Architecture is a visual expression of the quintessence of its period in time. The concert hall in Los Angeles, created by Frank Gehry, is a towering example. It emerges from the drab L.A. downtown area like a vision of the future. With imagination it soars into the sky like lofty clouds or [...]
A PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT.
PAPERS and FLYERS in the driveway, NO SNOW TRACKS – no one home. SAFE not bolted down, easy to take away. BURGLAR always looks into the sock drawer, the dresser drawer, bedside table and the medicine cabinet. ALWAYS knocks first, asks for directions etc. Almost never goes into the kids room. A LOUD TV or RADIO [...]
La Quinta,Ca. is also called The Gem of the Desert. It is located west of Palm Springs, CA. From Palm Springs driving east on Highway 111 the towns are Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, Indian Wells, LA QUINTA, Indio (check out the enclosed map). Why do people visit or live here? Because the sun [...]
There is no such thing as bad weather-only inappropriate clothing.
In our quest for Green Living we tried these amazing towels. They are made from a new yarn developed in Japan. It is a combination of bamboo fibre and organically grown cotton. Their softness is luxurious, their absorbancy amazing. Bamboo is a truly renewable resource. It is plantation grown and can be harvested every two [...]