Creating a Vegetable Garden

From site prep, planting to harvesting, Series host Cathy Hobbs shares tips on how to create what for many is a backyard staple, the vegetable garden.  With the help of Lowe’s Home Improvement and her daughter, Cathy provides tips on how you can create and grow a garden of your own.

Creating the Ultimate Children’s Play Area Part 1

Summer and swing sets go together! Series host Cathy Hobbs takes on a family friendly renovation by transforming a bland, boring backyard into the ultimate children’s play area.  We enlist the help of Jay Samolowicz, Owner of NJ Swing Sets and master installer Scott Williams of Scott’s Swing Set to help make this outdoor renovation a reality.

Inside the Famed Ansonia Hotel

The Ansonia hotel is a Manhattan landmark, an iconic building with stunning architecture that stands proud on Manhattan’s Upper West Side.  Celebrity Interior Designer and series host Cathy Hobbs gets a tour of a one of a kind renovated residence that blends both old and new New York.

East New York, Brooklyn

East New York, Brooklyn, for decades was associated with crime and abandonment is now poised to undergo a renaissance.  Brooklyn expert Donald Brennan, takes viewers to East New York and gains insight into the plans for this neighborhood with the help of Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams.

Design Recipes Season 2 Episode 3

Brooklyn Top Picks With Borough President Eric Adams

Perhaps no one knows Brooklyn better than Borough President Eric Adams which is why when we were looking to highlight some top neighborhood picks we went straight to the source!


Creating An Outdoor Oasis Part Two

In this second segment of her two part series. Celebrity Interior Designer Cathy Hobbs and host of Design Recipes shares the big reveal! Learn tips on ways to create an outdoor oasis incorporating a fire pit or fire place and native plants!

An Outdoor Oasis Part 1

In the summer, for many people the outdoors is truly an extension of their home. So why not jazz it up with an outdoor fireplace or fire pit? Celebrity Interior Designer Cathy Hobbs, host of Design Recipes shares tips on how to transform a raw piece of land into an outdoor oasis.

Cassa Residences with Bracha New York

Celebrity Interior Designer Cathy Hobbs and Host of Design Recipes takes us on a tour of a Manhattan condominium with hotel style amenities. Featuring expert Natalie Baghdadi of Bracha New York at Keller Williams NYC