Closet Organization – Shoe Organizers DIY

Happy Monday morning! I hope you all had such a great weekend!  We are so pumped to share lots of exciting news with you guys over the next week or so, but in the meantime… Let’s organize everything!  That has been my motto since Christmas.  I went to unpack my suitcase over the weekend, and {…Read More…}

Free Printable – Brother Quote

Happy Friday!  Hope you guys had an awesome week! I have been working on my baby boy’s room over the past few weeks.  I recently finished his rolling dresser, and knew just what I wanted to go on top!  This is my favorite little boy quote that I pinned on Pinterest over a year ago. {…Read More…}

DIY Hot Glue Gun Holder

Hey friends! I hope you are all having an awesome week!  I am here today to share  my DIY Hot Glue Gun Holder!  This baby is something every girl needs! My Meme gave me a glue gun holder years ago.  I loved the idea, but there were things about it that didn’t work so well {…Read More…}

Kitchen Organization – DIY Foil & More Organizer!

 Happy 2013 guys!!  Now that the holidays are behind us, I am in full blown organization mode!  In my efforts to clear up more precious kitchen drawer space, I came up with this baby… It’s an organizer for my foil, wax paper, plastic baggies and more!  I sort of LOVE it! This took me about {…Read More…}

DIY Gifts – Easy & Cheap Last Minute Gifts!

Happy Friday!! I know many of you will be spending the weekend getting things finished up for Christmas!.  I wanted to give you guys 3 quick and easy projects that make awesome gifts for friends or family! Each of these can be done in no time and with very little dough… My kind of gifts! {…Read More…}

Dollar General Gift Wrap!

This post brought to you by Dollar General. All opinions are 100% mine. Hey friends! I was recently challenged to get my holiday wrapping done by using supplies found at my local Dollar General.  Sounds easy enough… The kicker?  I had to do it for under $10.  Now this is my kind of challenge!  I {…Read More…}

Crock Pot Chicken & Dumplings & a Giveaway!

Hey friends! We are getting close to wrapping up our 12 Days of Christmas Event!  Welcome to Day 11! One of my most used ‘power tools’ in my house is definitely my Crock Pot!  With 5 kiddos and a hubby to feed, I put mine to use often.  😉 My family loves when I make {…Read More…}

Christmas Centerpiece – Soda Bottle Crate

Happy Monday! I hope you all had an awesome weekend!  I am so happy to finally have temps that feel like Christmas here in Texas… Woohoo! Welcome to Day 10 of the 12 Days of Christmas Event! Today I am here to share a quick and easy centerpiece I made for my outdoor table!  This {…Read More…}

DIY Pinecone Ornaments & My Tree

Happy Saturday! Welcome to Day 8 of the 12 Days of Christmas Event! Today I will be sharing my super easy, and almost FREE pinecone ornaments!  Here is how they look all finished! These took me just a few minutes a piece.  I love the mix of them with my glass ornaments… Perfect ‘rustic chic’ {…Read More…}

Christmas Card Holder – DIY

Happy Thursday!  Welcome to day 6 of the 12 Days of Christmas!! Today I will be sharing a super quick, easy and cute Christmas Card Display!  Anybody can make one of these, and it can be easily restyled for any time of year! Here is how it turned out… This cost me under $10 to {…Read More…}

Photo Tree Centerpiece DIY!

Good morning guys!  Make sure to keep up with all of our Christmas projects by FOLLOWING us on Instagram! Welcome to Day 4 of the 12 Days of Christmas Event! Today I will be sharing a quick and easy Photo Tree Centerpiece!  Here is how mine turned out! You guys know I love photos!  This {…Read More…}

DIY Ornaments – Chalkboard Ornaments & A Giveaway!

Happy Sunday!  Welcome to Day 2 of the 12 Days of Christmas!! Today I am sharing some fun chalkboard ornaments I made for my tree.  When decorating my tree each year, I love mixing rustic pieces with elegant glass ornaments.   I love the look of messy burlap ribbon sitting right behind a beautiful mercury {…Read More…}

$3 Photo Display Gift & Free Printables!

Hey friends!  To keep up with all of our Christmas projects, make sure to FOLLOW us on Instagram! Welcome to Day 1 of the 12 Days of Christmas Event! You guys know my love for cheap but thoughtful gifts!  With 5 kiddos, and a huge family I am always trying to find awesome gift ideas {…Read More…}

DIY Decorative Wall Mirrors!

Hey hey!! Hope you all had a GREAT holiday weekend!  We did for sure and I decided to kick of 2012 by dusting off a few of my tools.  I kind of took a break from building when I was put on bed rest back in September, but I’m finally back in action… Woohoo! So… {…Read More…}

Farmhouse Side Table

Hey guys! If you saw the scrap wood pile in my garage you might never come back to visit again…. Seriously. My girls were in need of a nightstand for their bedroom so I decided to put these scraps (well a few of them anyway) to good use! The result… A great table that cost {…Read More…}

Lamp Revamp for my Ladies

Hey friends!  With the never ending ridiculous temperatures here in Texas, I have been focusing more of my time on indoor projects.  Today I tackled a lamp for my oldest girls’ room. I had this old lamp that used to be on my bedside table. I love the lines of it and knew a little {…Read More…}

Cute Storage Boxes… Just about FREE baby!

Hey friends!! I used yesterday’s disgusting temperatures as an excuse to stay inside and get an indoor project done.  I recently made the cubby systems for the baby’s room and for the playroom.  I bookmarked a fab idea I saw on another blog a while back and have been waiting to copy since.  I got {…Read More…}

Storage for the Playroom!

Hey friends! Hope everyone is doing great!  I have been crazy building the last few weeks.  My older kiddos were with their grandparents this past week which gave me lots of time to get stuff done! I’m sure lots of you saw Ashley’s version of PB’s Cameron Wall Unit she built for her playroom last {…Read More…}

Play Kitchen Reveal

Hey guys!  I wanted to share my new favorite toy with you 🙂 Oh… The kids love it too! Remember the play kitchen I was inspired to build??  Well… Here is how she turned out! What do you think???  The kids love playing with it almost as much as I do!!  If you have any {…Read More…}

Play Kitchen for the Kids!

Hey friends! Let me first start off by saying… Never underestimate the power of nesting.  I have been a maniac here!  I finally got the girls moved into their new room over the weekend.   This involved moving all of the furniture and cutting the beds down a bit because of the odd ceiling lines {…Read More…}

Simple Flower Clips

My girls asked if we could make some flower clips over the weekend so I thought it would be a good time for a refresher.  I have shown how to make these on a headband but these flowers are backed with a clip.  My girls love wearing them and I like to borrow them every {…Read More…}

My New Paint Method

Hey guys!  I will keep this post short and sweet because that is just what it is. Whoop! 🙂 I learned this idea from my super talented father-in-law awhile back and I just now tried it out.  I love it. My first step was to put on my base coat.  I wanted the distressed part {…Read More…}

Mason Jar Key Hook

Hey guys!  Hope you all had a great Wednesday 🙂 I have a fun project to share today! I started with a 1×8 board from Lowe’s that I cut to about 2′ long.  I used a different paint method on this board and I love how it turned out so I am going to share {…Read More…}

My Shanty Pillows

Hey guys!  I wanted to quickly show you how I created my lace pillows I showed you in my Master Bedroom post. I originally sewed the euro shams I used with my last bedding.  I wanted to somehow reuse these shams and just cover the fronts which led me to these. I found a great {…Read More…}

Shanty Stenciled Sign

Hey guys! Hope you all had a great weekend.  I spent mine with the fam and about 74839274 loads of laundry. Ashley and I have joked before about how we should post our folded laundry piles as our latest DIY projects.  You girls would be so impressed :-)) My latest space to tackle has been {…Read More…}

Whitney’s Little Black Chair

You just can’t go wrong with black.  It is the perfect color for almost anything… including chairs.  I have found that one of my favorite pieces of furniture is a dining chair.  They make perfect accent chairs… they have great lines, they are a great size and they are really easy and cheap to find.  {…Read More…}