Category Archives: Small Space Makeover

Who I AM

I feel passion when hired by people to extend their living spaces to their outdoor spaces. Arriving at this dirt canvas with my enthusiasm, creativity, high energy, and an eye for less obvious significant details. I just intuitively know (and … Continue reading

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2016 YEAR IN REVIEW

This has been an abundant year of gardening! Planted in 27 gardens; 12 on-going and seasonal update clients. 14 New Clients! Each project is all ways, always unique to the spaces and clients that employ me. As I tackle only … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Drought, Drought Tolerant, Garden Color, Inspirational, Mother Nature, Outdoor living room, Perennial, San Carlos, Small Space Makeover, Uncategorized, water-wise | 2 Comments

Lawn Goodbye: Hello Roses & Edibles

“Kim brought my dream garden to life, only better. Her knowledge of plants and her artistry and intuition worked magic on a previously overgrown and water guzzling landscape. Every vista is beautiful.” Plenty of Beauty & Plenty of Bounty! This … Continue reading

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Graduation Party Ripples Cozy Nook Day & Night

There is No Place Like Home! Addition of The Fountain adds peaceful sounds to hear from inside or when in the new nook. Also drowns out the noticeable traffic passing day and night. Typically Do-It-Themselves client residing for over 10 … Continue reading

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Lawn Goodbye: Urban-Suburban-Chic Backyard Destination

This recently completed project began with Tracy, my client who had a beautiful interior home and now wished to continue the vision to add living space in our mild climate and her frequent lifestyle entertaining guests.  She contacted me in … Continue reading

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Oriental Natives Join Turf

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This recently completed project began with my client having moved to N. CA to be closer to her family after many years of living in So. CA. Faced with a very different climate there, mindful of the drought reality here … Continue reading

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Got Turf: Lawn Goodbye #5 Front Yard for Everyone!

This Redwood City, CA. property has 4 generations of my client’s family growing up in this same house. Our repeat client had purchased his family home from his almost 100 year old father’s recent passing. The legacy for his own … Continue reading

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