Love: White Cottage Kitchens

House Beautiful This probably won't be much of a surprise, but I'm a white cottage kitchen lover. My last kitchen was white, but my new one is natural wood. I very well might change my kitchen at some point, but what I will change it to remains a … ** Read more **

The Paint Colors, So Far.

Update: you can find my most up to date colors on my Paint Colors page! The rest of this post was prior to my house being repainted! CHOOSING PAINT COLORS Today I wanted to review the paint colors I'm using, since I am about to continue on with … ** Read more **

Swine Everywhere. The Before Pictures.

Living with Swine In light of my professed 2011 Home Goals from last week, I thought today I'd talk about how many "swine walls" I still have to paint in my house by showing you some before photos. I know! Can it get any more exciting on a Monday … ** Read more **

The Inspired Room’s New & Fancy Email Subscriptions

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New Email Subscription Format! SIGN UP HERE! I wanted to let you all know I've been hard at work on my blog redesign trying to get it all pretty and set up for your enjoyment. Not only has my blog been undergoing some new design features that you … ** Read more **

Banana Bread Recipe {add walnuts & chocolate chips if you love ’em!}


Banana Bread Recipe Looking for the best banana bread recipe ever? I have it, and I'll share it with YOU! Many many years ago, my friend Natalie gave me the most delicious recipe for banana bread. OH MY WORD, I'm telling you, this is the most … ** Read more **

Goals for Your Home


I'm almost done painting this room, I really need to do a dining room progress post! Paint is Behr All in One: Studio Taupe (a warm gray) Living Authentically As many of you might know, one of the underlying themes of The Inspired Room is … ** Read more **