Month: June 2022

Cooking soups: interesting facts and tips

Of course, we are talking about real, tasty and good quality soups. Soups are quite easily reduced to the level of bland, primitive foods if they are prepared without proper training and, more importantly, without understanding their specific properties. It is noted, that cooking delicious soups for many chefs is more difficult than any sophisticated […]

The dangers of do-it-yourself estate planning

I used to try home repairs more than now. Experience can be such a tough teacher. On one notable occasion, my do-it-yourself plumbing “repair” caused a flood inside my house. I was so sure, before the fact, that the initial problem (the constant drip, drip, drip from a leaky valve) would require a simple fix. […]

Santa Cruz Architectural Styles

California’s Santa Cruz Architectural Styles have become historical icons, which the area proudly preserves with great care. There have been many eras that have left an indelible mark on the buildings, houses and structures of the city. A bit of flavor from the ages remains an undeniable element of the city’s long and varied history. […]

Ask an expert: interior design

Over many years as an interior designer, what would be the top 3 changes in consumer preferences during that time? One thing that immediately comes to mind is the switch from stain cabinets to paint cabinets. White kitchens are back! Customers are leaning more towards lighter and brighter shades than the red/orange shades of the […]