An article in the Washingtonian reports she’s designing again: “She’s hard at work designing an 18,000-square-foot home for the Ronald Mc Donald House, writing magazine articles, traveling to home shows, and serving as a spokesperson for the International Design Guild.“The past several years may have been a rollercoaster, but there’s an upside: ‘It’s made me a better designer, because once you face real-life things, it’s really easy to pick a paint color and encourage people to take risks,’ she says.”Ballatore hosted star Jennie Garth.
Soon after, she had a baby boy with major medical issues that required multiple surgeries, so she took a hiatus to take care of him.
After winning the second season of was canceled after three seasons, but she reports on her blog that she now “works for Oprah” on the show Home Made Simple, which is hosted by Soleil Moon Frye on OWN.
You can read an interview with her on Designer Marketplace in which she talks about more of her adventures in designing and follow her on her website and Facebook.
And the first episode is really dramatic—I think it’s going to have a huge impact on a lot of people. I keep hearing about more drama everyday when I go to set!
Will the show become more of an ensemble drama this year? It always has been an ensemble show and cast, but they started by focusing on the baby and that whole thing in the beginning to get attention. Even though Amy’s already had her baby, can we expect to see a lot of drama this season? Is Adrian going to be hooking up with a lot of guys like she did last season?