Focus – Personal growth one step at a time, Part 2, FORGETTING | CREATIVITY | EXPLORATION

Continuing the path of those before me, I put myself first and through that, I make my home a better place. 🧞‍♀️xA. FOCUS, part 2 FORGETTING “There is nothing new except what has been forgotten.” Marie Antoinette Think about all the first experiences of youth. The simple ones. The ones that now, you don’t even…

Top 5 tips on how to be emotionally resourceful as a self-employed interior designer

The lure of beauty If you’ve ever considered an interior design career,  most likely you’ve been lured by beautiful pictures, lavish homes, all kinds of exquisite interiors, fashionable people and pretty things in general. It is a field perceived as glamorous and hip, innovative and happy.   And it is all true. If you’re like…

Retrospective 2020: A look the top 12 stories that made my year

📽📌There is no countdown to the new year if you don’t tally up the old year!✓ There is incredible satisfaction in gratitude, especially the kind of gratitude one feels for things well done. It is not a polished gem that sparkles in your face, that you see at every turn or carry proudly in your…

As Toronto braces for another lockdown, beware of loneliness and learn to overcome it

Many of us watch our parents getting old and seeping into a pool of loneliness. To us, it seems restful and peaceful at first, a kind of relaxing mind-spa that we actually secretly long for when squished by the speed of the everyday. IT’S NOT OLD AGE The truth is that in those moments we…

Sci-fi and the future of the body imagined

My fascination with sci-fi as a genre lies in the forgiveness with which the public accepts its ideas.  Imagination in the sphere of the future is accepted much easier than in the realm of the present. As a designer of interiors, many of my ideas are shot down, questioned, torsioned, probed and often some are…

Ideas in Motion

Mind-wondering is a wonderful way to fantasize and construct. A creative mind, and not only, finds self-absorption to be a fulfilling and often-times prolific generator of change, beauty, happiness and positive ideas. Leaving aside the traumatic moments of our lives when spending too much time alone can often be detrimental, generally speaking – the scenarios that…