French Cottage with a Twist of Farmhouse:: Dining Room Inspiration Board {and $10,000 Giveaway!}

french cottage dining room

Design Board Dining Room Inspiration   It is time for another round of voting for blogger's design boards in the Apartment Guide Your Picks. Your Place $10,000 sweepstakes! I'm honored to be one of the four featured bloggers, along with Liz … ** Read more **

Tips for Decorating Your Dream Bedroom {Where to Start!}

Design Sponge Bedroom Yellow

image: BH&G Decorating Your Bedroom Tips for Creating An Escape from Every Day Life I look forward to the day I get to really spruce up my bedroom in this house. So far I've been too distracted by other projects and my bedroom has not … ** Read more **

Live Your Best Summer


Carefree Summer This past week I took a day off, and even turned down a conference call with HGTV and designer David Bromstad!, in order to spend the day hanging out with my son. I shut down the computer, turned off my phone and we had a wonderful … ** Read more **

Flags on Houses {Do you hang a Flag on Your Porch for the 4th?}

flags on houses and porches

BHG Country Living Country Living Do you hang a flag on your porch for 4th of July? I love how patriotic it feels to see a flag on a house. Especially if the house is a white farm house. Heh. … ** Read more **

Apartment Guide: Your Picks. Your Place.

Don't forget to go to Your Picks, Your Place and vote every day! You can vote for my design board, or any of the other featured rooms. YOU will be automatically entered in the $10,000 shopping sweepstakes! You can vote at Your Picks. Your Place … ** Read more **

Home Office Makeover: The Reveal {Everyday Elements}


Let's welcome Amanda back to The Inspired Room today to show us her Home Office Makeover Reveal!! Woo hoo!! This is not a makeover I was involved in, it is totally her own project which she was planning to complete top to bottom in a TWO WEEK … ** Read more **