exotic elegance…decorating with artifacts

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I'm all about eclectic elements in the home. I don't really have any in mine, but I can appreciate them when I see them. I grew up with family and family friends from all over the world, so I've always been around interesting pieces of art and artifacts that sparked curiosity and conversation. I was ... want more...

elements of a chic reading nook…

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One thing that I think is essential in every home is a good well designed reading nook. I have an E-decorating client right now, that doesn't have a place to read, sip tea, journal, etc. I know what you're thinking 'that's a huge part of achieving domestic bliss, right?!' Right! Her and her husband ... want more...

the art of writing thank you notes…

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I love shopping for stationary. Lately, I have been stocking up on chic little notecards and I can't get enough of them. There is nothing more special than writing thank you notes. I have resolved to write one every week for the second half of the year. It expresses gratitude, it also is extremely ... want more...

Entrepreneuress 101: How to create a stylish & successful vision board

how to vision board

Most of you know, I am all about living your best life and making each day better. Last week, one of my coaching clients called me in a panic and said to me "Ashlina, all of these great opportunities are coming my way, but none of them are the ones that I really want. What am I doing wrong?" After a ... want more...