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…}

Free Mother’s Day Card


  If there is one thing that gets my attention it’s the word FREE!  Mother’s day is just around the corner and Tiny Prints has you covered this year with their Tiny Prints Greeting Card Collection, which lets you create individual personalized cards with photos starting at $1.99. They have cards for everyone in your life {…Read More…}

Changing My Bedding White


Hey everyone!  I’m going against my norm and showing you a project I have yet to finish.  It’s getting there though.  I recently ran across some Pottery Barn bedding pictures that gave me an itch to change up my bedroom.  I love white bedding.  I love Pottery Barn white bedding.  But, with a $400 price {…Read More…}

Coffee Table Reveal


So, I shared my DIY Coffee Table with you all a few days ago and now I’m back to share how I finished it!  I love the size, the functionality and the “old” look….. and the fact that it only cost me $40 to build!!! I started by painting the legs with a favorite ~ Rust-Oleum {…Read More…}

Some Shanty Shout-Outs… And a winner!


Hey guys!  What a fun show we had for the party this month!  You gals never cease to impress!  Here are just a few that caught our eyes this month… Infarrantly Creative’s Board and Batten Bathroom Girl in Air’s Laundry Room Art Drawers to tables at Beyond the Picket Fence Fun Painted Stairs at Take {…Read More…}

DIY Coffee Table


After repurposing my vintage trunk, I was out a coffee table.  I can’t live without a place to set my coffee and laptop every morning so I got to work building what I thought was the perfect coffee table! I modified Ana’s plans a bit to fit my couch.  We have a sectional that is {…Read More…}

I Made It Without My Hubby!!

Gorilla Glue Giveaway

It’s that time again girls!! We want to see ANY AND ALL projects, posts, crafts and revamps you gals have been up to without the help of your man! This month’s party is being sponsored by our very favorite Gorilla Glue! Our friends at Gorilla Glue will be giving one lucky party goer this great {…Read More…}

Tiny News & HUGE Giveaway!!!


Hey guys!! Happy Wednesday!! We have lots of fun news to share with y’all tonight!  My first BIG announcement is actually quite small…. The size of a strawberry this week to be exact I am expecting baby #5! I’m super sick, tired, exhausted excited! It’s all for good cause though and I can’t wait to {…Read More…}

Craigslist Goodie


Truth be told, I get way to much of a thrill off of a great Craigslist find!  Finding the perfect piece, making sure it’s still available and then bargaining is a total adrenaline rush! This old trunk is one of my FAVORITE finds! She used to look like this… And she lived right here in {…Read More…}

New Photo & Memo Display!


Hey guys!  Happy Monday!  In an effort to minimize the rapidly growing wood pile in my garage I came up with another frame idea.  I made this one for my kitchen to hold memos, photos and recipes.  You can make yours for just about anything.  Here is how I did it.. I used a 2×4 {…Read More…}