House By The Sea

black and white bedroom

When I saw this beautiful house from a project called "By the Sea" by Austin architects Mohon-Imber I fell in love! I always like this somewhat dignified coastal style with a few fun touches like the green ceiling and green shutters. I also realized … ** Read more **

Out to See: Leavenworth, Washington

leavenworth washington hotel

Ready for a little weekend escape? My husband and I are both self-employed, with my husband the head of a start up church and me the CEO of blogging (haha). We are home together most of the time working our tails off, taking care of the home and … ** Read more **

Summer House Tour {The Inspired Room}


House Tours Greetings, lovelies!! I'm so excited to be a part of the week long Summer Tour of Homes -- 25 of them to be exact! I'm kicking off Day Three here, so if you are just joining us, you definitely will want to catch up with Day 1 and Day 2 … ** Read more **

Gallery Wall in the Family Room!

gallery wall family room

Do you ever have one wall in a room that bugs you because you can't seem to decide what to do to pull it together with the rest of the room? Our long wall on the right as you enter our family room was THAT WALL for me. It was longish, with no … ** Read more **

Furniture Makeover {DIY Ditto: Drawer Hardware from Blah to Bling!}

Rub n' Buff Makeover

It is time for the June {ditto} DIY challenge! Have you noticed that gold is back in vogue and EVERYWHERE right now? For me, gold and brass never went out. I still have gold and brass throughout my house from years and years ago. I'm not sure what … ** Read more **

Out & About {Monthly Round Up}

room tours the inspired room

OTHER PLACES I'VE BEEN The Beautiful Life (in) Color Confusion My Colortopia Advice Q & A My Living Room Paint Scheme My Colortopia Column 5 Tips for Kitchen Organization The Decluttered Home  1. Shannon Berrey 2. Holly … ** Read more **