flower pallet garden tips @diyshowoff
Flower Pallet Garden


This year I wanted to give my pallet garden a new look. It’s the third year we’ve been using it and it’s still in great shape. The Project Garden campaign was the perfect opportunity for a little assistance. Since we…

summer home tour @diyshowoff
Summer Home Tour


Have you been following Marty’s Summer Home Tour series starting at A Stroll Thru Life? What an honor to be invited. 30 bloggers’ homes all decked out for summer, all week long! Welcome friends! We spend most pretty summer days…

Tie Dye Party #tiedyeyoursummer @michaelsstores @diyshowoff
Tie Dye Party Fun


Celebrate the start of summer with snacks, sweets and some tie dye fun!  I had the opportunity to participate in trying out the Tulip One-Step Tie-Dye Party kit and cute FREE exclusive tie dye printables from Lillian Hope Designs. It’s summer time!…

That DIY Party summer link party button
That DIY Party


Hellooooo friends! It’s That DIY Party time! Time to share your do-it-yourself projects and creativity. Time to browse the links of some amazing blog friends for inspiration for your next project.    DIYShowOff weekly recap:  This dill dip is so…

organic dill dip recipe @diyshowoff
Awesome Dill Dip Recipe


This past week, I made up this quick organic dill dip for a cookout/party we attended, a Young Living essential oils 101 class that I hosted and a kids’ party at the park. Easy, healthy and perfect for summer gatherings….

diyshowoff side table makeover
Side Table Makeover


Spring cleaning always inspires a bit of decorating and freshening up around the house. Today, an old side table gets a fun new look and a pop of color for the reading nook. Side table makeover: What I used: side…

DIY crib vinyl decals tutorial @diyshowoff
Jazz up baby’s crib for under $10


Need a splash of color in the nursery? Jazz up the crib with vinyl decals for less than $10!  Crib before: Materials I used: Happy Crafters adhesive vinyl x 2 colors  Tools Needed: Scissors The Oracle brand adhesive vinyl from…

That DIY Party summer link party button
That DIY Party time!


Wow! Some weeks just fly by, right? It’s time for another That DIY Party!  DIYShowOff weekly recap:  Okay, so there were no actual blog posts this week. I wish that meant I was on vacation or stay-cation, being “restful” but…

That DIY Party summer link party button
That DIY Party


Enjoying a weekend filled with family and friends as well as remembering and honoring those who sacrificed so much for our freedom this Memorial Day.  It’s also That DIY Party time. Time to share creativity and hard work and DIY…

tips for creating a comfortable functional reading nook @diyshowoff @SauderUSA #puttogether
Creating a Reading Nook


There’s a section of our living room near the built in shelving that I like to call our reading nook. It’s a place for displaying my DIY, decorating, home improvement book collection. A place where I enjoy curling up and…

outdoor living space and patio @diyshowoff
Decorating Outdoor Living Spaces


Summer is my favorite season of all – warm weather, long days and relaxing outdoors.  We enjoy our patio, gazebo/grape arbor and barn patio area more than being indoors this time of the year. And I love decorating our outdoor living…

essential oils DIY outdoor spray recipe
DIY Outdoor / Camping Spray


It’s getting to be that time of year. There are TONS of DIY outdoor summer spray recipes using essential oils. I don’t think you can go wrong with choosing to make a homemade batch with natural ingredients over a store bought chemical…

That DIY Party @diyshowoff.com
That DIY Party


Welcome to the weekly That DIY Party! Time to show off your creativity and DIY and to browse the links for inspiration.   DIYShowOff weekly recap: Patio Umbrella Table Centerpiece/Planter (repurposed bundt pan) Party time: Show off your DIY!  1. Please…

patio umbrella table planter/centerpiece (repurposed bundt pan) @diyshowoff
Patio Umbrella Table Planter/Centerpiece


Love accessorizing the patio with flowers? me too! This repurposed bundt/coffee cake pan works perfectly for the center of our patio table.  Materials: bundt cake pan (be sure the center hole can accommodate your umbrella). I used this coffee cake pan (affiliate link). RustOleum spray…

That DIY Party @diyshowoff.com
That DIY Party


Welcome to the weekly That DIY Party. Share your DIY blog posts and visit the links for ideas.  DIYShowOff weekly recap: before and after bistro set makeover a fresh new look…   Happy Mother’s Day! This cutie posed for some…

Bistro Set Makeover @diyshowoff
Outdoor Bistro Set Before and After


With summer right around the corner, it’s time to spruce up outdoor seating areas. The oil rubbed bronze of this bistro set matched everything nicely but it’s just so brown and tired.  Before: Originally it was a $15 yard sale score,…

That DIY Party @diyshowoff.com
That DIY Party


It’s That DIY Party time! Time to show off your creativity and DIY.  DIYShowOff weekly recap:  a DIY {club foot} bar/brace cover/cushion…yes, there are so updated photos of this 5-month-old cutie!  and a DIY metallic gold iron on decal… This…

DIY Club Foot Brace Cover at diyshowoff
DIY {club foot} Brace Cover


Sweet grand baby boy was born with club feet and after months of casting then surgery, he graduated to special shoes and a bar. Before… And sometimes that bar conks him on the head. Ouch. So I made up a…

DIY Vinyl Iron on Decal


My monthly project for Happy Crafters is all about iron on vinyl, my favorite being the gold vinyl where I can quickly add a little bling to a plain t-shirt, tote back, pillow covers, onesies, etc.  Materials: Happy Crafters iron…

That DIY Party @diyshowoff.com
That DIY Party


It’s That DIY Party time! Time to share your creativity and DIY in the link party below as well as visit the links for inspiration for your next project.  DIYShowOff weekly recap: As a part of the Michaels Makers Celebration…

red white and blue decorative accents @diyshowoff Celebrations Challenge #MichaelsMakers
Celebrate America Partyscape


  It’s not often I’m way ahead of the game but when I am, it’s by more than three months. haha! As a part of the Michael’s Makers team, my final assignment came with a “Celebrate America” theme from the…

That DIY Party @diyshowoff.com
That DIY Party


It’s That DIY Party time! Time to share your latest DIY projects and creativity!  DIYShowOff weekly recap: I’ve been working on projects, however, I didn’t have the time to blog last week. So,here are a few past DIY projects and a…