DIY $30 Custom Designer Curtains!

I really wanted new curtains in my breakfast nook. But, after searching high and low, I couldn't find any ready made ones that I loved and could afford. What to do? Call mom. That is what I do. My mom came to visit me a couple of weeks ago and … ** Read more **


Sometimes I just have to pinch myself. That beautiful bracelet is a "one year birthday" gift to the (in)courage bloggers (by Lisa Leonard). I get to do what I love every day and dream big dreams with awesome people and they send me … ** Read more **

Nesting …

Fall Nesting, Winston style. Thanks for linking up to the Fall Nesting Party and checking out all the great links, 35,000 clicks on the links last time I checked! YAY! That is some serious clicking. Did you see these ideas from the Fall Nesting … ** Read more **

Welcome to the 3rd Annual Fall Nesting Party!!

my favorite fall scent returns: cinnamon spice candles fill the air! Join in our 2011 Fall Nesting Party! It is FINALLY time for the thirdannualfallnestingparty!!!!!! WELCOME! I can hardly believe I've been blogging long enough to have a third … ** Read more **

Memory Keeping:: Easy Map & Travel Art

From time to time on The Inspired Room, I like to share ideas I find for art or decor that have real meaning for your family. I ran across this neat idea at Martha Stewart and thought it would be a great one for all of those brochures, maps, … ** Read more **

Style Tips:: Subtle Contrasts

I am drawn to this photo from Country Living, I guess because of the contrasts I see. It is simple in its decor but a little complicated at the same time. I love subtle & white, cluttered and quiet, reflective and worn, summer … ** Read more **