Re-design for Sale | Elite NYC Apartment

This Upper East Side elite residence has been one of the most prominent locations to have a Pied-aTerres and/or part time luxury living experience in New York City. We had a great time renovating this space for sale and designing the rooms within 1 month from start to finish. We wanted to share this beautiful…

{SIGHT} VIDEO: RE-designing NYC apartment for sale

New York City apartment refresh and re-design for sale. Check out my before and after video to see what an incredible difference it makes. My motto: design, inspire, SELL. Wishing you a beautifully designed day! Love, Cindy Montgomery

{Sight} Colours of Fall

I couldn’t resist jumping into this big pile of leaves – brings back memories of youth, being wild and free. Recently we fell back into the Fall season, welcoming brilliance of colour tantalizing our visual palette of orange, yellow, red and green.  Don’t you wish everything could be so perfect and vivid? When I dream,…

{Taste} Cindy’s Chimichangas

Recipe: 1 chuck roast – slow-cooked until it can be easily shredded with a fork. You can bake with a little water, slow cook or boil – shred the meat and take off all fat. Chuck roast has a lot of flavor and can be very lean if fat is extracted prior to shredding. sauté…

{Taste} Cranberry Upside Down Cake

This past October I visited my parents at one of their homes located near Bandon, Oregon. My mother and I were out shopping and site seeing on a beautiful fall day when I saw cranberry bogs left and right of Hwy 101 (the beautiful coastal scenic road) being harvested – she told me that the Ocean Spray…

Psychology of Interior Spaces

  People don’t realize how much of an effect their interior environments have on their everyday lives. When I design, I like to take into consideration the basic aspects of the person who lives or works within the space.   The experience of personal space transformation goes beyond simply reflecting a sense of personal style…

{Taste} Sticky Toffee Pudding Recipe

My recipe below continues to get comments and great reviews from individuals all over the world! Sticky Toffee Pudding is a British steamed dessert consisting of a very moist sponge cake, drizzled with a luscious warm toffee sauce (caramel) and topped with cool whipped sweet cream. Enjoy this dessert that will compliment any special meal,…

{Taste} Designing a Summer Salad

SOUTHWESTERN SALAD WITH HONEY-LIME DRESSING SALAD 1 head of romaine lettuce, coarsely chopped 2 finely chopped green onions 2 ears of fresh corn – husked, cooked/grilled, cut off the cob 1-2 C. halved cherry tomatoes (any variety) 1-2 avocados – sliced for garnish or incorporate into salad 1/2 C. Jalapeños, chopped finely (optional) 1 C….