Announcing Christmas Home Tours 2011 @ The Inspired Room


Christmas Open House! I love to think about all of us around the world all snug in our homes (hopefully!) decorating and nesting for the Christmas holiday. While most of us live too far apart to actually visit each others' Christmas homes in person … ** Read more **

Christmas Decorating Ideas & DIY Projects: 28 Post Round-Up

Christmas Tree

BHG Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!! I'm so thankful for YOU! Really! You are the BEST!!! Christmas Decorating If you need a little inspiration to jump start your holiday decorating and crafting this weekend, I've pulled together many of my … ** Read more **

Blog Has Been Down! Giveaway Alert & Amazing SUPER SALE!


My blog was DOWN for almost THREE days for most people, GAH!...and unfortunately, I was hosting a really great giveaway! SADNESS! If you didn't get a chance to enter the giveaway due to the down time, click here to enter! You don't want to miss … ** Read more **

Sneak Peek of My Entryway & A Jones Design Company Art Giveaway

Not only is it Thanksgiving week, but it is project week around my house! In keeping with my crazy tradition of getting stuff done right before (and during?) the holidays, I've been making some progress on painting my walls! I cannot wait to show you … ** Read more **

The Perfect {Sentimental} Christmas Gift & Giveaway!

Sometimes changes in life are bitter sweet. I recently went online to create a photo of my kids with a personalized frame. I cried when it arrived in the mail, it means so much to me! What makes this gift particularly sentimental is what it … ** Read more **

Quick and Easy Centerpiece

DIY Centerpiece

Here is a quick DIY centerpiece idea I've been making in various forms for years. You might have seen it in yesterday's post! It is so quick and easy! It is perfect in a pinch or when you want to set the table and move on to being the hostess with … ** Read more **