New Linky Party

We need your help!  There are not enough hours in the day to keep up with the cleaning, crafting, carpooling, grocery shopping…oh and the cooking!  We need some quick, quality recipes to feed our growing families and we know exactly who to turn to!   That’s where you all come in!  We thought it would be fun (and {…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 it {…Read More…}

We got a Winner!!!

What a fun giveaway! Thanks so much to all of you that linked up and for your sweet comments!! We randomly chose one winner for the machine and here we go…   Patty left us this comment… Following you on Google connect – it’s about time, I visit often via my bookmarks  Patty   Patty, {…Read More…}

DIY Washer/Dryer Pedestal


I loathe my laundry room:(  It needs serious attention.  I saw this DIY Washer/Dryer Pedestal on Ana’s site and thought that would give me the motivation to make-over my laundry room!  I will share my sadly neglected laundry room pics with you in my reveal because today it’s all about the pedestal! I didn’t make {…Read More…}

Pottery Barn Inspired Pillow

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So, I finally have my OWN Silhouette Machine!  My first project for it was a stenciled pillow.  I just love these Pottery Barn pillows but I will never own one because they are too rich for my blood! That’s where my Silhouette comes in handy:) I purchased this pillow at Target for $17.00 I used {…Read More…}

Silhouette Giveaway Time!!!


Oooooh Yeah!  It’s finally time!! We are so excited to give one lucky Shanty reader a Silhouette machine! This is one of our VERY favorite products toys! Here are just a few things we have made with ours… Owl Nursery Art Super Cute Shirt Kitchen Sign And that is just a few! So… How do {…Read More…}

GREAT Silhouette Sale!!!


Hey guys!  I’m so happy to share this month’s Shanty Silhouette sale!!  The rhinestone kit was one of my very favorite features of this great machine!  I just made my oldest a new shirt by adding a little bling to a $6 Ross shirt.  She loves it It is super simple to use!  I actually {…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…}

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…}