Best of 2009

O k, blogland friends, I'm going to go ahead and wish you all a HAPPY NEW YEAR right now and invite any of you who would like to share their best posts, year in review or favorite projects from 2009 to link away! I shared my year in review and … ** Read more **

DIY: Glittering New Year’s Centerpiece

If you are looking for a fun, glittery unforgettable centerpiece for your New Year's Party (or any winter event!), look no further! This was a guest post on my blog back in December 2007. If you don't spend much time perusing the archives, you'll … ** Read more **

The Year in Review: 2009 DIY

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So let me just say this was a very very long but eventful and busy year. As the clock ticks down toward the end of 2009, I thought I'd recap the year for people new to The Inspired Room or for those of us who have short memories like myself, shall … ** Read more **

Inspiration: Laundry Rooms

Country Living   While part of me would like to just plant myself by the fire with a great book this week and pretend there is no such thing as laundry, the responsible side tells me that life goes on in between the holidays. And that means we … ** Read more **

Christmas at The Bloedel Estate

We are having a lovely Christmas holiday just spending time together. Of course, there is nothing like being chased by a GIANT SWAN! I was the one he was chasing. I was sure he was coming to peck my eyes out. Isn't this wonderful? I'm ready to … ** Read more **

Holiday Mom Fail?
Time for a Change of Focus.

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photo: H. Dickens So here I sit, presents NOT wrapped, blog NOT done and a merry MESS on every surface. The snowman muffin papers are still empty, waiting for me to get baking. I'm printing out online gift certificates for one of our kids who ended … ** Read more **