• HGTV Room

    Kev and I took a little road trip to Atlanta this past weekend, and boy did it feel good to get out and do something different for a couple of days! We stayed in Buckhead on Thursday and Friday night, … Continue reading


    Design TV Update – HGTV

    Well, the good news is I didn’t have to spend Valentine’s Day sitting in a jury box. The bad news is, it’s the day we found out that HGTV decided not to go to series with our design TV project. And … Continue reading


    Design TV Update – Focus Group

    Just wanted to share a quick, design TV-related update here since we finally heard a little bit about what’s going on with that right now. Apparently, somewhere in Atlanta, a group of randomly-selected folks (called a “focus group”) will be … Continue reading


    DIY Christmas Decor

    Our fellow Holiday Home’r, Kate, is hosting a Christmas Craft link party today… …so I thought I’d blog about a few simple/inexpensive DIY Christmas decor ideas I put together for HGTV.com earlier this year. Click on any of the links … Continue reading


    Design TV Show Update

    We spent yesterday shooting “pick ups” (little bits and pieces of footage and audio that didn’t get recorded the first time around) for our pilot episode for HGTV. And even though it was significantly chillier here at our house yesterday than … Continue reading


    David Bromstad

    I had a chance to chat with this guy on Monday… (Found this cute promo shot from HGTV in my inbox last week- LOL!) …and he was more than happy to answer some of the questions you submitted. (Yay!) I … Continue reading



    Have you heard about HGTV’s new series HGTV’d?  We are super excited to start watching it! We don’t have a “Monday night show” right now, and with Idol and The Office coming to an end soon, we were starting to … Continue reading

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    Design Star & HGTV.com

    Once upon a time, I thought it would be a good idea to try out for HGTV’s hit reality show “Design Star”. I thought it might be a fun experience and that I might actually be able to keep up … Continue reading