September 17, 2023

How to fix that one room that you can’t get right Do you have a space or two that no matter how hard you try, you can’t get it to feel quite right or function the way you’d like it to? If you’re in San Diego, Design Blitz is perfect for you! To read my […]

May 11, 2022

Three Spaces Designed with Mor Furniture I teamed up with Mor Furniture to create three spaces in studio to show you how to create rooms that function well for your lifestyle. The furniture buying process is expensive and can be overwhelming, so here are my three tips to get it right and purchase pieces you […]

July 9, 2021

Looking for the b•e•s•t and most refreshing summer drink? This. Is. It. Entertaining with adults and kids? This is the perfect non-alcoholic party drink. We discovered this years ago at one of our San Diego favorites, Cucina Urbana. So delish! But who can go out to eat every night just for the lemonade? With a […]

June 26, 2021

Serving watermelon without the mess You can’t have summer without watermelon, right? Every picnic and BBQ calls for this refreshing side, but every guest may not love the watermelon “smile” that comes with it. With this trick, you can enjoy watermelon in easy to serve pieces all summer long and save the sticky face for […]

May 28, 2021

13 Reasons to Choose eDesign for Your Next Home Refresh Kristen Dena Design is featured on the Redfin Blog! We are featured with several eDesigners nationwide sharing their tips, but we, of course, are partial to #6. More and more homeowners are learning about the benefits of eDesign which made this collaboration timely and exciting. […]

April 18, 2021

From School Days to Sunday Brunch We are huge fans of smoothies at home which has us buying bananas in bulk. As often as we have our before school smoothies, we end up with 4 or 5 overripe and unused bananas. Somehow the smoothie loses its luster when the kids see me put in a […]