Inspired By!

This has been a full week of inspiration at The Inspired Room! Here is what inspired me: I was inspired by Living With What You Love (WOW, a lot of us resonate with that idea...today is the last day to enter the giveaway so if you haven't yet … ** Read more **

The Inside Scoop: A Martha Stewart Wedding and Nate Berkus to the Rescue!

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You might as well pour yourself a cup of coffee and get comfy because I have A LOT of fun stuff to show you today! First, I made a new friend! Of course, I make friends almost every day thanks to the wonders of blogging. But this particular new … ** Read more **

How to Paint Furniture {tips, tools & finding the perfect piece}

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How To Paint Furniture If you are a regular reader of The Inspired Room, you know I am not skilled with painting furniture -- but I attempt it anyways. Life is too short to live in fear. I love PAINTED furniture, just not the process of painting … ** Read more **

Living with What You Love

I love living in a home that makes me happy when I walk through it. Not just happy in the "wow, I am so happy I made this look pretty" sort of way, but the "I feel inspired by the blessings of life" sort of happiness. There is a difference. I have … ** Read more **

Craft, Wrap & Gift Closet
{And Christmas in July!}

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Inspiration: Country Living Make a craft, wrap and gift closet DON'T WORRY! I'm not pining away for Christmas yet. I'm still enjoying summer. But I have always wanted to be one of "those" people who is so organized that they have all of their … ** Read more **

Confessions: I Was a Reluctant Entertainer
:: Apron, Tea Towel & Book Giveaway!

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Once upon a time, I was definitely a reluctant entertainer. I wasn't reluctant about having people over, though, I was reluctant to have them over for dinner. I didn't know how to cook anything that resembled what I thought was a "guest worthy … ** Read more **