Category Archives: Projects

How to Reuse the Base of an Antique Sewing Machine to Create a Desk

We bought an old sewing machine at a local antique store that way too far gone to be salvaged. So, we decide to make a new top and….

Time Flies When You're Having Fun!

Time flies when you’re having fun, BUT…

If you’re a couple who are anything like us, you work a lot during the week, have somewhat conflicting schedules, and are always on the go. It’s easy to get caught up in the hustle of everything. It’s hard to believe that September will make FIVE years we have been married, and since we dated […]

Breaker Box Cover - How to create a Fabric Wall Art to cover your ugly breaker box -

Breaker Box: Now you see it… Now you don’t!

Learn how we easily and inexpensively covered up our in-laws ugly breaker box with a custom built wall art frame covered in a fun paisley fabric to match their colorful entry way. We share step-by-step instructions with you, just in case you would also like to cover up your ugly breaker box.

Colorful Wall Art for the Living Room -

Colorful Living Room Wall Art

After living in our home sweet Kentucky home for almost four years, we have finally decided that our house currently contains WAY too many pieces of neutral colored furniture, boring beige walls, and bland décor. Well y’all, it’s time for a change!

We both searched through all the lovely pieces of art on Minted’s site and although we would LOVE to hang them ALL in our living room, we need YOUR help to narrow it down to one. Take a look at our top 12 favorites and let us know which one you think we should hang in our living room!

DIY Triangle Pallet Board Christmas Tree /

DIY Triangle Pallet Board Christmas Tree

Remember these two little Shanty2Chic DIY Ornament Trees we built last year and posted on our Instagram? Well… Allison showed the pics of those two wooden trees to the girls she works with and they decided they wanted their very own LARGER tree to display in their office AND were keeping their fingers crossed that […]

Front Door Paint - DIY Makeover with Modern Masters Passionate Front Door Paint -

Painting our Front Door Passionate Red

Over the past five or so years we have lived in our house, the sun has totally drenched the color out of our front door. It beams its rays down on our front porch area so much that when we open our front door, it’s too hot to touch. True story! See all that sun beaming […]

Our Christmas Tree Storage Bag

Need to store your Christmas Tree? Last year the box ours originally came in just wasn’t holding up anymore. We thought about getting one of those big storage totes to cram our tree into but were afraid it wouldn’t fit into our attic opening. (AND, we kinda waited too late to go look for one and they were pretty much sold out locally.) So…

Before and After Grout - The Peel and Stick Instant Mosaic Tile Backsplash we used for our Kitchen.

How to Install a Peel & Stick Mosaic Tile Kitchen Backsplash

When you think of your dream kitchen, there is more than likely a nice backsplash in your mental image of that perfect kitchen. There are tons of options and colors when it comes to a kitchen backsplash. You can go bold if you choose to make a statement and have it really be a focal […]

AFTER Kitchen Transformation // White Cabinets & White Appliances // Check blog for details on what was used to transform their oak kitchen cabinets to white and their countertops to a granite look! It's Affordable too!

Kitchen Countertop Paint Transformation

Do you dislike your countertops? Want to change them up without spending a ton of money? We painted ours… and you can paint yours too! We are going to show you how and let you in on everything we used to transform our hunter green countertops to a granite look….