Refining Your Authentic Style

Navy Walls and Whale Poster - Lucca in Seattle

I love getting inspiration for my home all over the place. Sometimes when I'm taking a walk, looking through a magazine, or window shopping I'll see something that speaks to me and know instantly it's a vibe or a look or even a texture that I would … ** Read more **

53 Ways to Eliminate Clutter and Chaos

53 Ways to Eliminate Clutter and Chaos - The Inspired Room

Ya'll, my favorite season is getting so close! :-D I can't hardly wait! I've always been a HUGE fan of fall because it's a perfect season for all things home, and particularly a really good time for decluttering and getting organized before the … ** Read more **

Signature Style – My Dutch Door Plans

Blue Dutch Door - The Inspired Room House Makeover Inspiration

Good Housekeeping I'm pretty sure I've said the words Dutch door on this blog nearly a million times in the past year. DUTCH DOOR DUTCH DOOR DUTCH DOOR. I'm not sorry though because soon the Great Dutch Door Transformation is soon going to be a big … ** Read more **

Dining Room Progress + Next Steps

House Progress - The Inspired Room

Hey friends! I took a couple of unexpected days off from blogging this past week, mostly just trying to get the house ready and decisions made for all the projects ahead. Phew! We've been making progress everywhere but the biggest transformations are … ** Read more **

Our Kitchen Mood & Our Cabinet Color

White Kitchen Slate Floors Dark Cabinets via House and Home

House & Home F INALLY I can actually say we will be starting construction on our kitchen in just a few weeks. No more dreaming, it's finally happening. What a long process to get to this point (lack of money and time always slows me down), but … ** Read more **

Summer Decorating Inspiration

Covered porch decorating

BHG If I had a big enough covered porch, I'd want it to look exactly like this. I saw this photo in Better Homes and Gardens and jumped up and down screaming with joy (in my mind, that is). It's my dream. The shingles, the furniture, the door, the … ** Read more **