WoW Factor by White Webb: The Fireplace

Every fireplace begs for the perfect chair to snuggle into on those chilly winter nights. Here are a few ideas on what to sit on while warming those icy toes. Wait in the Wings. With their embracing shape, wing chairs were originally designed to face the fireplace and envelope the sitter in the warmth of the...

The WoW Factor by White Webb: Ice Cream

YOU SCREAM – I SCREAM! Summertime conjures images of youthful freedom, lazy afternoons and ICE CREAM. Re-live your youth when you entertain by creating easy desserts that scream SUMMER. Banann-fanna-fo-fanna Remember banana splits? Sure they were excessive, but gosh were they yummy. Instead of the classic with a scoop of vanilla, chocolate and strawberry, topped with chocolate sauce, caramel, whipped cream, nuts and a cherry on top, why not……OH HECK, do it the old fashioned...

The WoW Factor by White Webb: Going Green

Instead of just a fad, going green is truly becoming a family affair. When learning how small changes can make big differences, why not get the little ones involved as well? For the Birds Every kid loves a penguin, especially since the heartwarming film, March of the Penguins. Real life in the Antarctic, however, is a lot more challenging given the expanding impact of climate...

The WoW Factor by White Webb: Change

Are you tired of your rooms as they are? Then CHANGE them. Here are a few tips on creating some transformations of your own. Just say NO. It’s true, great design is refusal, so don’t feel obliged to display Aunt Mildred’s thoughtful (but less-than-beautiful) Holiday gift. It’s your house, YOU choose what goes into...

The WoW Factor by White Webb: Closets

Do you dread opening your closet doors because the visual cacophony triggers yet another fashion meltdown? Here are a few tips that you may have heard before, but they bear repeating… No Wire Hangers…EVER! Matching non-wire hangers make for a neater closet and help clothes keep their shape. Invest in good ones (plastic or wood) and they’ll last a...

The WoW Factor by White Webb: Summertime Drinks

It’s Summertime. Drink it up! Easy to make drinks that look and taste like Summer in a glass When life gives you lemons… Lemonade is the classic summer drink and it’s never better than when made from scratch, so start squeezing! Add sparkling (rather than flat) water and for a surprising twist, put some fresh ginger in a tea ball and let it soak there for a few hours in the...