It’s Official – We’re Moving!

I have a confession to make. I’ve been keeping a big secret and I think it’s time we let the cat out of the bag…Kirkendall Design is moving! Our new home will be located just off Highway 169 between Mingo and Garnett, in the space many of you will recognize as the former Grogg’s Green…

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How to Pull Together a Vacation-Worthy Bedroom

Have you ever thought about the fact that we spend nearly a third of our lives in our bedrooms? We invest in a quality mattress so why is this often the last room we choose to design? I’ve noticed when clients do request a redesign of their bedroom, it’s usually prompted by travel. They stay at some of the nicest hotels in…

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New Year, New Look

Simple Ways to Update Your Home I don’t know about you, but after the holiday decor is all boxed up and put away I am always ready for a little design refresh in my home. I often hear the same thing from clients so I thought I would share some easy tips for breathing new…

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Holiday Turkey Stuffing

This recipe makes a lot of stuffing.  Have I mentioned I have a big family??  You can easily halve this version, using just one of the cans of soup and halving all other ingredients. My sister, Cindy (pictured above) shared this recipe with me at least 20 years ago.  It’s now my go-to side dish…

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Keeping Rooms

We know that everybody likes to gather in the kitchen.  But did you know there’s another place in the home that guests will naturally gravitate towards? Depending on where you live, it’s called a keeping room, den or hearth room. A keeping room, as the name implies, “keeps” guests out of the kitchen and out…

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