Welcome to my site! I am delighted that you are here with me as we journey together as ageless aging pioneers.
I am an interior designer, author, speaker, plus a Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS) designing smart and healthy homes and lives.
My passion and my goal is to inspire, enlighten, and empower you to live your very best life now and in your future years ahead.
Through the principles of Design SMARTS, you will not only survive aging, but you will thrive in each age and every life stage . Implementing these principles will enable you to experience a life full of abundant joy and an uncontainable zest that you so deserve!
A perfect example of the unrealistic message of a photo is this image of Bob and I as happy couple looking as if life is so perfectly wonderful. Read on to know my life reality.
You all know how our spaces take on a new life with wall art, mirrors, portraits and etc. But do you also understand the potential that your walls can do for your sense of well-being along with giving you visual joy?
Who sees your home’s spaces more than you do? In our “new life” in Ohio, I gave selecting what to hang on this wall an immense amount of time. Here’s why.
What do you do day in and day out many times? You change your clothes, right? Read on to see my closet dilemma in our recent moving and relocating to NE Ohio.
Did you know that the top 3 major issues of life in order are deaths, divorces, and moving? Well now I certainly know why!
This is a “BEFORE” image of the master bedroom in our new smaller downsized home. It was clean, functional, and represents what many people live in today. But I had to do a major change and here is why.