Melissa is an interior design addict and owner of The Inspired Room™, an interior decorating consulting business in Portland, Oregon. She is more interested in creating comfortable & beautiful and inspired surroundings to live in than practicing traditional interior design. It is about the focus - she designs her life first, then creates the rooms to complement that life. "Life should inspire our home and our home will inspire our life." - The Inspired Home. If you have not yet discovered this exciting blog, you will be so pleasantly surprised and delighted!