The Dining Room Humble Silver Spoon Tree

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Creative Christmas tree theme!   We decided not to have a main tree this year. Call me crazy, but rather than the usual gorgeous but frivolous great smelling fresh cut enormous tree, or any other fancy variation, we decided to simply use … ** Read more **

48 Hour Christmas Giveaway!
Prizes and a $100 Shopping Spree!

Our friends (and my sponsors) over at DaySpring wanted to give The Inspired Room readers a little treat today! They are so awesome I cannot even tell you...they are always doing the nicest things. I love them! Before I get to the prizes and shopping … ** Read more **

How to Make a Cozy Winter Felt Wreath

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Do you remember my square felt garland from last year? Well, don't faint at my craftiness, but I've reinvented it this year into something I love even more. Behold! A Winter Felt Wreath. My garland was fun and pretty, but it was shorter than I … ** Read more **

Before & After Wreath:
Dressed up for the holidays

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I love to reuse what I have. I am trying to be as frugal as I can be. Here is what this wreath looked like before (sorry for the pathetic photo). I put it out in the garage a year ago and forgot about it. I have had this apple wreath for … ** Read more **

DIY: Holiday {wipe off} Message Plate

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I was looking around for something "tall" to set on my buffet. I wanted something a little shorter than my lamp but taller than the pitcher (which I may or may not add holiday greenery to later, if I feel like it). I remembered the easel that came … ** Read more **

Frazzled? Dealing with Christmas Calamities
& Other Signs of Real Life

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When I look around blogland, I see perfect Christmas mantels, vignettes, gorgeous swags, delightful crafts, sweet treats and amazing holiday decor. Everything looks shiny, perfect and almost glowingly airbrushed. If your house looks like that, you … ** Read more **

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