Garden/outdoor spaces

Jun 12, 2013 | Post by: mnanda001 2 Comments

…and we keep on dancing.

Today (and yesterday) Rich and I have been married 9 years!  We had two glorious weddings in June of 2004 — a Hindu wedding on the 11th and a Catholic wedding on the 12th. It was two days of big celebration with family and friends, but more importantly what has

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May 03, 2013 | Post by: mnanda001 2 Comments

A Girl Can Dream….

There’s no doubt in my mind that one of the biggest gifts you can give yourself is the ability to believe in yourself   and while doing that ….dream BIG! As I shared before, that’s the greatest lesson I want to impart on my children….I want them to fully believe in themselves

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Mar 08, 2013 | Post by: mnanda001 5 Comments

Let It Be…

Let it be.   I’m sure you know this song by the Beatles, right?  I love this song’s simple, yet wise message of  just letting things be.  I don’t know about you, but sometimes it’s difficult for me to be still, to be quiet (my husband would agree with this

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Feb 20, 2013 | Post by: mnanda001 3 Comments

“To ev’rything Turn, turn, turn There is a season Turn, turn, turn And a time for ev’ry purpose under heaven” — The Byrds

  I’ve always enjoyed the four seasons we experience here in the Midwest.  From a design perspective there’s nothing more beautiful and inspirational than the change in seasons.  From the lush textures, green and bright colors of summer foliage, to the vibrant yellow, orange and red hue of autumn leaves

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