DIY Barn Wood Planter Box

Hey guys! If you caught our live tour of my dining room, last week on our Periscope, you heard me promise to share a tutorial of the Barn Wood Planter Box that I built for the centerpiece of my dining table! If you aren’t familiar with Periscope, it is an app that you download to {…Read More…}

Photo Canvas Art Deal

Hey there!  We are so excited to share another Canvas People deal with you again!  We LOVE the opportunity to add more canvases to our photo wall collages…cheap!  If that is you too then you will LOVE this deal from the Canvas People! Now through the end of June, the Canvas People want to offer {…Read More…}

Wine Bottle Wall Vase

Hey hey!! I love my project that I am sharing with you guys today! Check out my Wine Bottle Wall Vase! These are the supplies I used to make them.  I found everything at Lowe’s. The threaded rod is super easy to cut.  You just use a small hacksaw like this one at Lowes… If {…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…}

No Sew Storage Baskets

Hi friends:)  I’m back to share a tutorial for the baskets I made for my Washer/Dryer Pedestal!  I can’t sew and don’t intend to learn anytime soon so I made these with my trusty hot glue gun. I started by purchasing these Willow baskets from Wal-Mart.  I chose them because they were the right size {…Read More…}

Changing a Faucet DIY

I am beginning to learn that I have quite the knack for picking the most inopportune time to start projects and this one might take the cake!  It’s Mothers Day and we are 2 hours from hosting a family cook-out for 24.  Suddenly, I get the bright idea to install (for the very first time {…Read More…}

Quilt Clip DIY and a Video

Hi friends!  So, the nursery is still a work in progress.  I’m convinced that by the time I have it where I want it Tenley will be ready for a new theme:)  That doesn’t take the fun out of the decorating though! I’ve been wanting to hang her quilt above her bed but was stuck {…Read More…}

A Little Mirror for Londyn

Hey guys!  I showed you all my new niece a few days ago.  She’s precious! My sister wanted a mirror for her room which brought us to this project! Here is how we did it… We found this super cheap mirror at Homegoods.  We loved the lines but it just needed a little revamp with {…Read More…}

My First Touches of Fall!

Hey guys!! Happy Fall… Whoop!! I’m so excited to finally be saying that!  After way too many weeks of 100+ degree weather here in Texas I have never been so happy for Fall.  I just wanted to show you my first few touches.  I ran across these cuties in the paint section at Lowe’s several {…Read More…}

Ballard Inspired Cuties!

Hey guys!! Sorry about the absence between posts… Something about being 9 months pregnant, 106 degrees outside and having all my kids at home slows me down just a bit I have been getting projects done though and I wanted to share this one with you.  I recently got the new Ballard catalog online and {…Read More…}

Thrifty Window Treatments

Hey guys!  I finally have window treatments in my living room!  It’s been a year since we moved in and I am a little embarassed that I have only one room that has window treatments…..make that two now thanks to Whitney:)  I chose to use the same fabric that I used in my dining room {…Read More…}

The Power of Patience!

I really should title this ‘The Power of Patience and a VERY Talented Sister’!  So, a year ago I found this so, so, so cute quilt on PBTeen at a great clearance price.  I fell in love and knew it was the perfect quilt for my oldest son.  Only problem was that the matching shams {…Read More…}


Got your attention!!!  We’ll it’s for REAL!  Our friends over at Garage Sales Tracker are giving away 2 yes 2 free IPhones now through June 4! Why would they do that???  That’s another exciting announcment!  Garage Sales Tracker  has a new IPhone App designed to help you find garage sales in your area all from {…Read More…}

Switch It… Change It…

You don’t have to spend much time with me to know that I change my mind OFTEN.  I think it is a sickness of some sort.  With the baby on the way I have been trying to get the older girls’ room finished and in the process I decided to change up the rooms.  It {…Read More…}

It’s About Time!!!

Wow!  It’s been a long time since I have posted!!!  I know Whit shared with you all where I have been spending the majority of my time lately so I won’t go into it anymore!!  I am also still painting the Cameron Storage System that I built and it is taking a long time and {…Read More…}

Whitney’s Antique Window Find

My next makeover started down the street from my house. They are tearing down another house full of character, actually 3 houses, to build one ginormous one. While nothing was salvaged on any of these homes, I did manage to get my hands on a beautiful part of the last one before it was torn {…Read More…}

Antique Wooden Stool ~ So hard to say good-bye!

Hi all! So, I had to say good-bye to a dear friend today…it was gut-wrenching…she was just perfect and darling in every way….Her story starts at Laverty’s in Waco (yes, the same Shanty Shopping Spree Whitney mentioned in her milk jug post). I had a lot going on that week and my shanty spending money {…Read More…}

Whitney’s Antique Milk Jug Makeover

So Ashley and I went shanty shopping last week with my mom in Waco. Our sister just graduated from Baylor and along with her degree she also brought home lots of Waco shopping wisdom… We only had a few hours there so we decided to stop at two favorites. Laverty’s is a fantastic little antique {…Read More…}

Ashley’s Shanty Thrifty Find

Hi Friends! I HAVE to blog about the thrifty find I made yesterday! I really don’t like the mirrors in our bathrooms but I have been patient in changing them out because I wanted to replace them with framed mirrors (for a more custom look) and that can be costly! Well, I said it CAN {…Read More…}

Whitney’s Shanty Shutters turned Headboard!

Hey girls! So I have been “gettin’ her done” today! I spent most of yesterday playing musical chairs with my kids beds. The result… I was finally ready to tackle this project today. My kids rooms have been at the very, very back of my mind since we moved in a few months ago. I {…Read More…}

Whitney’s Pressed Tin Makeover ~ A Weekend Whatnot

Good Morning! My youngest sister is getting married today. It has been a crazy weekend already but I did manage to squeeze in a small blog… another whatnot that is. I have had this piece of pressed tin I bought at Hobby Lobby about a year ago sitting in my daughter’s room. It was $7 {…Read More…}

Ashley’s Tea Set ~ A Thrifty Find!

Latest thrifty find: A cute tea set! I have recently redone a hutch for my dining room and I have been trying to find nick knacks to decorate it with on a budget and it has been so fun! Whitney and I went out and about in search of bargains on Saturday and we ran {…Read More…}

Whitney’s Wonderful Whatnot~ Thrifty Birdhouse

So my latest whatnot… this AMAZING birdcage planter. Ashley and I were out running errands on Saturday. I mentioned that I needed to run into Lowe’s and get some spray paint. I left her in the car with the kids and ran in to get only what I was going for. That was until Lowe’s {…Read More…}