My Valentine’s Table Setting!!!

My favorite part of any holiday dinner event is thinking of ways to set the table. And Valentine's Day is no different!! Last year, I was especially excited for my Valentine's Day dinner because my sweet mother had given me a set of blush pink stemware for Christmas. These glasses were given to her by her mother years before, so I love that there's a history to them! My aunt Gayle also gave me the most beautiful blush pink tablecloth that had been hers. I guess they all knew my favorite color is ...

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My Favorite Things from Trader Joe’s!!!

With the Fourth of July right around the corner, I thought I'd share some of my favorite grocery store items, some of which could be a great addition to your Independence Day feast! My husband, who does more than half the grocery shopping, is an H-E-B man. He gets most of our meats there and name brand things like Diet Coke and coffee pods for our Keurig. But I love the easy access, the selection of organic fruits and vegetables, and the private label foods Trader Joe’s has to offer. For me, ...

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Miracle & Skinny Noodle Challenge – No Carbs, No Calories, Delish!

Hi My Blog Friends!  I hope all of you had a wonderful Mother's Day! Mine was fun filled eating all weekend with the kiddos and hubby and my Mom and Dad!! So back to using special tricks to maintain my weight. As you all know, my New Year's resolution this year was to lose weight. Thanks so much for all of your support and encouragement - it's been a huge game-changer to have encouragement from all of you! Here I was before at a company Christmas party with my head cabinet guy Jerry and ...

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What’s Cookin’ at Segreto!

We have completed so many beautiful projects I wanted to share.  so many people think we only work in entire homes but many times we fluff  just one room, one cabinet or one piece of furniture!! Each project is just as special to me!!! Stenciling over plaster with metallic paint gives the most romantic glow to any room! This application was perfect to marry the formal elements in this powder by designer Sarah Eilers.  With tall ceilings, an over-scaled stencil was used to proportionally ...

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What’s Cook’n at Segreto?!

Good morning to all my design-enthusiast friends!!  With the Houston building boom, we are working on so many new construction projects --  with so many unique and fun ideas! From the full wall of tile above the stove, to the decorative style of the back, right cabinets, to the custom-made pocket doors -- which Segreto finished to look reclaimed -- this kitchen, designed by Trisha McGaw, has winning bones. There is nothing prettier than painting a stencil over plaster.  In this ...

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