Simple Gatherings: 50 Ways to Inspire Connection Inspired Ideas

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Harvest House Publishers #ad - Create memorable gatherings with simplicity and style Welcoming friends and family into your home doesn't have to be intimidating! These 50 affordable and inspired ideas from bestselling author Melissa Michaels will help you turn any get-together into a special memory. Simplify tasks and focus on what guests remember most: the atmosphere, feast, conversation, and special touches.

Reduce stress when you embrace your authentic hosting style, easy DIYs, and the freedom of using what you have. Celebrate people as the centerpiece of any gathering with simple activities that spark conversation and connection. With more than 300 tips for a variety of gatherings—from a casual outdoor barbeque to a creative guest-of-honor dessert--you'll feel inspired to open your door with confidence!* * * "Simple Gatherings invites us all to check hospitality fears and perfectionism at the door.

Simple Gatherings: 50 Ways to Inspire Connection Inspired Ideas #ad - The helpful tips and creative ideas inside will inspire even the most reluctant hostess to take that first step toward creating space for a simple but memorable experience. Sandy coughlin, Reluctant Entertainer blog.

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Simple Decorating: 50 Ways to Inspire Your Home Inspired Ideas

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Harvest House Publishers #ad - Simple Decorating: 50 Ways to Inspire Your Home Inspired Ideas #ad - The inspired ideas collection is a series of books with easy tips and fun photos to inspire the areas of your life that matter most to you. Spark your makeover momentum with 50 no-fuss tips and discover how to get unstuck by embracing a style that is your very owntransform your spaces with simple color, and furniture choiceslayer in personality and warmth with texture and patternsturn hard-to-love areas into favorite destinations with creative concealmentshighlight your family's story and lifestyle with accessories Whether you start with one tip or take these on as a challenge for the month, window treatments, it's never been more fun or possible to create a home you can't wait to come home to.

. Forget the renovation—just add inspiration if you want to jump-start your style and refresh your home without needing power tools and a winning lottery ticket, make Simple Decorating your go-to resource for can-do decor.

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Simple Organizing: 50 Ways to Clear the Clutter Inspired Ideas

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Harvest House Publishers #ad - Once you've determined which is which, order can easily be maintained. Let bestselling author Melissa Michaels help you get organized with these 50 helpful ideas. Gain momentum by making progress, not perfection, your goal. Make the most of your space and create a home that works for your family. Reduce stress by decluttering and keeping only the things you regularly use.

Featuring more than 300 easy organization tips that address every room, discover how simple and stress-free it can be to restore and maintain order in the space you call home. The things you actually use need a designated home. Bring order and purpose to Every Room in Your HomeGetting organized can feel like an impossible task.

Simple Organizing: 50 Ways to Clear the Clutter Inspired Ideas #ad - But it doesn't have to be complicated. The rest of the stuff is clutter and needs to be removed.

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Dwelling: Simple Ways to Nourish Your Home, Body, and Soul

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Harvest House Publishers #ad - You’ll discover simple ways to make self-care a priority in your home. By making a series of small, intentional choices—from what you bring into your home to how you shape your daily habits and mind-sets—you can create a more rejuvenating environment that equips you to go into the world and accomplish all you set out to do.

Dwelling will help youlearn to better care for your home environment so it takes care of youmake decisions that simplify your lifecreate more peace in your dayinvest in relationships that make you feel positive, challenged, and supportedlean into faith for strength and renewalWhen you discover the connection between your home and body and the action steps you can take to improve both, you’ll be on your way to a more balanced and happy life!     .

Dwelling: Simple Ways to Nourish Your Home, Body, and Soul #ad - Melissa michaels wants to show you how meaningful it can be to live a life that nurtures both your home and body. Each has the potential to inspire the other to be its very best! Your home is where your life happens. Learn how to create a sanctuary that inspires your well-being, so you can experience a greater sense of peace, comfort, and belonging.

Your body, including your mind and soul, needs daily nourishment to help you feel healthy and happy. Feel well where you dwell   Our dwellings—both our home and body—are intricately connected.

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The Inspired Room: Simple Ideas to Love the Home You Have

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Harvest House Publishers #ad - Step inside melissa's home as she shares lessons learned, and diy solutions;transforming tips for lighting, color, and style;motivation to reclaim and organize small spacesBest of all, organizational, inspiring photos, and encouraging insights to help you embrace your authentic style through doable improvements for every room;attainable decorating, you don't need a big budget or perfect DIY skills to embrace Melissa's practical home decor philosophy.

. Her relatable style, the inspired Room, unique voice, and practical decorating ideas have made her highly respected blog, a haven for fans of real-life style. New york times bestselling author, Melissa Michaels, will inspire you to make your house a well-loved home. You'll return to this book again and again for inspiration to fall in love with the home you have.

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Love the Home You Have: Simple Ways to...Embrace Your Style *Get Organized *Delight in Where You Are

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Harvest House Publishers #ad - A new york times bestseller!what if the house of your dreams is the home you have? Meet Melissa Michaels, creator of the popular blog The Inspired Room and the best contentment coach you'll ever meet. With humor and candor Melissa reveals how to transform your rooms and your life from plainly livable to fabulously lovable.

Like a perfectly overstuffed chair, people, melissa's encouragement beckons you to get comfortable and then get creative as you: find beauty in the ordinary discover your style and let it shine with simple ideas entertain possibilities and people with more gratitude and joy gather inspiration in the 31-day Love Your Home Challenge leap from dreamer to doer with confidenceMuch more than décor! This is your invitation to fall in love with the home you have and embrace the gifts of life, and blessings right where you are.

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Make Room for What You Love: Your Essential Guide to Organizing and Simplifying

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Harvest House Publishers #ad - Is clutter taking Over Your Home and Life?Stuff. Or perhaps paper and miscellaneous stuff is piled on counters. Everywhere!what can you do with all of it? You can trust Melissa Michaels, creator of the highly respected and popular blog The Inspired Room and a reformed stuff-keeper. In these pages you will find a friend who empathizes with you and offers insightful ideas for altering your habits while efficiently decluttering and organizing your home so that you can really enjoy living there.

Make Room for What You Love: Your Essential Guide to Organizing and Simplifying #ad - . So much stuff! stuff that may link you to important memories or be needed again someday, but for now just clutters up cupboards and closets and the garage and tables, shelves, and bookcases. With melissa's encouragement and practical advice, you will be inspired to create a place for the things you love and breathing room to pursue your dreams and engage in life with the people who matter most.

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Just Open the Door: How One Invitation Can Change a Generation

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B&H Books #ad - But what if you knew that opening your front door had the power to radically change the world? To make an impact and leave a legacy with everyday invitations?Jen Schmidt has set out to reframe how we think about hospitality and to equip us to walk a road of welcome in our daily lives. Change a generation with something as simple as an invitation.

For many of us, inviting people into our lives and homes feels more like inviting judgment on our entertaining skills and stress on our already maxed-out schedules. Jen knows that every time we choose open-door living—whether in our homes or by taking hospitality on the road just like Jesus—those we invite in get to experience the lived-out Gospel, our kids grow up in a life-lab of generosity, and we trade insecurity for connection.

Just Open the Door: How One Invitation Can Change a Generation #ad - Just open the door is a personal yes-you-can guide to offering the life-changing gift of invitation. Whether you’re a seasoned host looking for renewed inspiration or a nervous newbie not sure where to begin,  practical ideas,  and poignant insights will give you the confidence you need to see your home as the most likely location for changing the world around you, these personal stories, one open door at a time.

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But Where Do I Put the Couch?: And Answers to 100 Other Home Decorating Questions

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Harvest House Publishers #ad - 101 real decorating faqs answered when you have a home decorating question, do you wish you had a team to consult? Now, you do! Home decor experts Melissa Michaels The Inspired Room and KariAnne Wood Thistlewood Farms answer 101 actual queries from readers like you. As melissa and karianne help solve these everyday decorating dilemmas, you’ll learn more about…       Getting Started What to do first, how to update your entire house, and decorate on a budget.

Organization tame your junk drawer, declutter kitchen appliances, and manage the mess in a multipurpose room. If you’re unsure about any area of decorating, chances are the answers are inside this book. Furniture and space planning How to place furniture properly, maximize open floor space, and redo rooms on a tight budget.

But Where Do I Put the Couch?: And Answers to 100 Other Home Decorating Questions #ad - Color, and patterns choose correct colors, Paint, learn paint basics, and express your creativity while avoiding clash. The major elements get foundational guidelines for flooring, lighting, wall décor, and more. Melissa and kariAnne can help!    . Style and trends how to find your personal decorating style, choose a timeless look, and make your home both kid and style friendly.

Accessories and styling Accessorize with confidence, showcase your favorite pieces, and own your style even while renting.

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The Turquoise Table: Finding Community and Connection in Your Own Front Yard

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Thomas Nelson #ad - Life changed in her community and it can change in yours, too. Are you consumed with a busy life but unsure how to slow down? do you desire connection within your community and think, comfortable connection? what if meeting neighbors and connecting with friends was as simple as showing up and being available?Desperate for a way to slow down and connect, “Absolutely, but I don’t have time for that” or “I can’t create that”? What if there was another way through it all, a way to find those moments of peace and to create a time for honest, Kristin Schell put an ordinary picnic table in her front yard, painted it turquoise, and began inviting friends and neighbors to join her.

The Turquoise Table: Finding Community and Connection in Your Own Front Yard #ad - A simple way to connect your neighborhood, your community and build friendships. Ordinary people like you wanting to make a difference right where they live. Community and friendship are waiting just outside your front door. Alongside personal and heartwarming stories, kristin gives you: stress-free ideas for kick-starting your own Turquoise TableSimple recipes to take outside and share with othersStories from people using Turquoise Tables in their neighborhoodsEncouragement to overcome barriers that keep you from connectingNew ways to view hospitality Today, Turquoise Tables are inviting individuals to connect with each other in nearly all fifty states and seven countries.

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The Reluctant Entertainer: Every Woman's Guide to Simple and Gracious Hospitality

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Bethany House Publishers #ad - Rather, it's about an open door and an open heart. Feelings of inadequacy, fear of failure, unrealistic expectations, lack of time--all conspire to steal the joy that comes from opening one's home and sharing fellowship with others. Hospitality can be a blessing to both the host and her guests, but for many women today, it simply doesn't happen.

The Reluctant Entertainer: Every Woman's Guide to Simple and Gracious Hospitality #ad - Would-be hostesses will discover that true hospitality is not about being perfect, cooking a fancy meal, or spending a lot of money. In the reluctant entertainer, sandy Coughlin relates to people in real ways about real meals that mortals cook, during which real conversations draw people together.

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