Melissa Michaels is the creator of The Inspired Room, voted the 2015 and 2014 Better Homes and Gardens Readers' Favorite Decorating Blog. With creative, simple ideas for decorating and organizing the home, she inspires more than half a million women each month. Melissa is also the author of the New York Times bestseller Love the Home You Have, Make Room for What You Love, and The Inspired Room coffee table book. She and her husband live in Washington, where they planted a church in 2009.
"Melissa shares how to be content and happy in our home,
inspiring our home with the things we love and the people we
-Ann Voskamp, New York Times bestselling author of One Thousand Gifts
"I just love Melissa's approach to decorating to
give yourself time to let the process of decorating happen in your
home, give yourself grace, and enjoy the process. She really speaks
to my heart and brings out the best in me when it comes to my
-Rachel Dowd, Sweet and Simple Home
"Love the Home You Have is what all overwhelmed moms
need-confirmation that they can find joy in the small things no
matter the size of their home or the amount of stuff they have (or
do not have)."
-Susan Heid, The Confident Mom
"Love the Home You Have speaks not only to the
well-organized mom who wants to create a beautiful and lovely home,
but to the disorganized, stressed, often-overwhelmed mom (me) who
just needs some reassurance about what a home truly is. Melissa has
a passion for life and beauty that translates into one of the best
(and most needed) books I have read in a long time. Well done!"
-Amanda Rettke, I Am Baker
"If you are stressing out about how your home looks and
feels and want to make it the best it can be, then Love the Home
You Have is the book for you. It doesn't matter if you live in a
tiny basement apartment or a grand, 5,000-square-foot home. The
ideas and tips Melissa shares can be done by anyone, in any
decorating style, and even on the tiniest of budgets."
-Diane Henkler, In My Own Style
"After reading Love the Home You Have, I've felt an
overwhelming sense of contentment and joy in my home. Melissa has a
way with words that really changes the way you think and leaves you
with inspiration (true tips to put into place!) to make it a
-Corinna Henderson, A Designer at Home