DIY Decorative Halloween Signs

We love October because it is the start of fall weather for us, in Texas, and it means that the Holiday season is just around the corner!  We don’t typically decorate our homes for Halloween but we teamed up with our friends at Ryobi and our sweet friend Jen Bressler, from The Home Depot, to {…Read More…}

How to Tile a Backsplash – Video Tutorial

Hey guys! We teamed up with Ryobi to bring you a tutorial and a how-to video for tiling a backsplash!  That’s not it though, we are also hosting a giveaway to get you stocked up on all the DIY tiling tools you will need to get started! Heck YAH! A tiled backsplash is such a {…Read More…}

DIY Rolling Storage Cart

Hey guys!  We’ve got a great storage organization project for you today! With lots of kiddos, we have lots of toys in our garages!  We got together with our friends at Ryobi to provide you guys (and us) with a great, easy and multi-functional storage cart to get those toys off the garage floor!  From {…Read More…}

How to Install Laminate Flooring

Hey guys!  I’m back to share how I installed our new laminate flooring!  If you missed the previous posts about my selection process, you can check them out HERE and HERE!  You may remember the sneak peak I shared with you last week! Yes, it’s laminate and it’s easy to install DIY style  We put {…Read More…}

DIY Coat Rack

Hey guys!!!  We are already to day 12 of the 12 Days of Christmas series (which also means Christmas is less than 2 weeks away) YIKES!  We hope you are keeping up with us on Instagram and Facebook! We LOVE our project for day 12.  It was actually inspired by a reader request Hope we {…Read More…}

Our Top 12 Ryobi Tools of 2013!

Hey friends! The number 1 question we get every day is… What are your favorite tools? We are so excited to be teaming up with one of our favorite brands to share our TOP 12 Ryobi tools for 2013! During the month of December, we will be showing these off even more!  We will have {…Read More…}

How to make a Hanging Bathroom Shelf for only $10!

Hey guys! I hope you all had an awesome weekend!   For those of you that follow us on Instagram, you may have seen this project my little guy helped me put together!  This is my new hanging bathroom shelf! How fun is that?  I have struggled with this blank wall over the toilet in {…Read More…}

How to use a Kreg Jig – Video Tutorial

Hey there!  We are back with our second How-To video in our tools series!  If you missed our first video, How to use a Miter Saw, you can click HERE! Check the video out below and learn how the Shanty Sisters use a Kreg Jig! We hope you enjoyed our video and learned some awesome {…Read More…}

How to use a Saw – Sliding Miter

Hey there!  We are starting off BIG in our new Tool Tips Video series!  Click the video below to get the Shanty Sisters low down on the Miter Saw! Stay tuned!  We are so excited to share more of our video tips with you! You can check out our 2nd Video Tutorial: How to use {…Read More…}

It’s Wednesday… You know what that means!!

Good morning friends! We hope you are all having an awesome week! You may remember me telling you last week how much I love the satisfaction of DIY, but want some of the unnecessary steps skipped or done for me.  For example… I love building a piece of furniture, BUT I will always have the {…Read More…}

Reynolds 6-Month Supply Giveaway!

Oh yes guys…. You read that right! We are so pumped about today’s giveaway! What’s better than free foil, parchment paper, baking cups, slow cooker liners, and more???  6 months of it!  I know all of you mommies out there feel the same way! Ash and I are loving sharing our tips and tricks using {…Read More…}

How-To Video for Shanty Hall Tree Bench

Hey there! As we promised, we are back to share the How-To Videos we shot while building our Shanty Hall Tree Bench!   Full How-To: Tips for choosing PureBond Plywood and other building materials: Tips for Pocket Hole Joinery in PureBond Plywood Projects: Tips for Cutting PureBond Hardwood Plywood: Tips for Edge Banding PureBond Plywood {…Read More…}

Filming with our Friends from Oreck

So, Whitney and I had one of the greatest experiences in our blogging career, recently.  Our friends from Oreck invited us to film for one of their new products that they will be launching very soon!  We had a blast filming and just received some fun pictures from that day and we are excited to share them {…Read More…}

Shanty Hall Tree Bench

Happy Monday guys!! We have such a fun plan to share with you guys today! Last week Ashley and I teamed up to build this amazing hall tree! How cute is that?? Ashley and I teamed up withPureBond Plywood to not only build this piece, but also video the entire process… From buying the wood {…Read More…}