Michael Wurm Jr

Home to colorful interiors, unique designs, flavorful recipes and endless inspirations created by Michael Wurm, Jr. - Innkeeper, blogger and designer.


Succulent Garden Bowl

Now that spring has finally arrived, I have this almost-compulsive desire to start planting and playing in the dirt Because there’s still a chance of frost around these parts until June, I have to pace myself. But how? The answer: create another indoor garden ....more

Bookshelf Styling

Hey there, friends! Are you sick of recipes, yet? Don’t worry, I am too ....more

Happy Birthday Cherry Cream Cheese Bars

Today is a very special day. My very best friend Krista (whom you’ve seen several times here on IBC) is celebrating her birthday! Of course, I couldn’t let the day go by without baking up something special for her ....more

Jalapeño Corn Dip // Sweet Corn Hummus

Last week I invited you to join me for a fun album release party. There were two recipes at the party that I thought I’d share with you today. I’m always looking for fun party recipes and these won’t disappoint ....more

Shut the Front Door

It’s been a busy couple days around my house, so I thought I’d give you a little update as to what’s going on. As you know, my house is almost 100 years old. – It was built in 1917 ....more

Recipe for an Epic Beer Tasting Party

It must be party week here on Inspired by Charm! Earlier this week I showed you how to host an album release party (Don’t forget to enter the giveaway.); today I’m going to share some fun tips for hosting a beer tasting party. For the first few years of my adult life, beer was not my thing ....more

IBC on Joss & Main

Hello there! I’m popping in today to tell you about a fabulous event happening this week. I’ve teamed up with the folks at Joss & Main to create a Fresh for Spring- inspired collection on their amazing site ....more

Hosting an Album Release Party

As you know, a couple weeks ago I had the amazing opportunity to attend Shakira’s album release party in LA with my friends at Target. Since I couldn’t actually invite all of you along (I sincerely wish that had been possible), I thought I’d host a little album release party of my own, share it here on IBC, and hopefully pass along a few ideas. I’m a huge fan of music, so I’m always excited when one of my favorite artists releases a new album ....more

Surprise-Inside Cakes Book and Giveaway

There are few things in the world that I love more than cake, so it probably comes as no surprise that I’m totally obsessed with Amanda Rettke’s new book Surprise-Inside Cakes. The book is packed full of delicious cakes, each which has a little something inside – from rainbow hearts, to cherries, to bumblebees. The cakes are a feast for your eyes and your tummy ....more

Drinks and Links: Basil Mojito

Happy April! I can’t tell you how excited I was to turn over the calendar this morning. There is something about the first of April that’s a clear sign that nicer weather is just around the corner ....more