2020 Catch Up


Hellooooo, DIYShowOff friends! I know. I know! “What the heck, Roeshel?!” It’s been a while since I’ve blogged. What a crazy year it’s been, right? I’ve been itching and wanting to get in here to post but … LIFE. You…

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Baby Shower Gift Basket Tips and Inspiration


There’s nothing more precious than a new baby and putting together a collection of sweet baby gifts can be so meaningful for parents-to-be! I love shopping and gathering up gifts to create a beautiful arrangement and I’m all about a…

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Easy DIY Summer Cooling Spray Recipe & Tutorial


It is HOT out there! Our local forecast promises a HOT and humid week. No worries! I’m going to share my favorite way to keep cool and chill out with an easy DIY cooling spray. Reasons you need to make…

Staying at Home with Young Living


Hello, DIYShowOff friends!  How are you holding up? Hanging in there? Adjusting to the new routine of staying in if you can, homeschooling, getting things done around the house, binge-watching Netflix series, getting outdoors? Are you a part of an…

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DIY Hand Spray / Gel


No need to be afraid! One of the things I love about DIY and Young Living is the ability to make up all.the.things in a snap (especially when stores are selling out … this is a WAY better option) and…

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Charming, Trendy Small Town AirBnB Apartment


Ready for a ‘Suite Thyme’? There’s a new place to stay in downtown Butler, PA. Suite Thyme (AirBnB) is officially open for guests!  Welcome! Suite Thyme Created with the help DIYShowOff partnerships, the second story of this 1890s home boasts…

DIYShowOff Best of 2019


Helloooooo DIY lovin’ friends! It’s time for an annual recap of the year’s best DIY projects at DIYShowOff.  Best DIY of 2019 As you know if you’re a DIYShowOff fan, back in 2017 I purchased a building for my wellness…

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Project Diary #19 Bathroom Before & After Makeover Reveal


The bathroom before and after is the biggest transformation of the #helloredreno series. A lot of hard work, sweat, (thanks, Steve!), tears and love went into this space. Ready for the bathroom before and after makeover reveal? Check it out! …

Project #18 – Boho AirBnB Bedroom


Ready for a beautiful boho bedroom before and after makeover? Well, the before is just an empty room but the after is a sweet relaxing retreat! before… Good-bye blue carpet!   Hello, beautiful hardwood floors! The goal for the Suite…

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Project Diary #17 – Apartment Kitchen


Apartment kitchen – ahhhh! One of my favorite parts of this sweet apartment! Well, fitting it all in was a challenge and my original thoughts were to just provide a kitchenette area but when I really started to think about…

Project Diary #16 – Efficiency Apartment Dining Area & Coffee Bar


“Thyme” for another reveal! Squeezing in a dining area and coffee bar in an efficiency apartment can be a challenge! But a round counter heigh table, mix of bar stools and a coffee station/microwave cart fit perfectly tucked away in…

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Project Diary #15 – Apartment LivingRoom Before & After


We’re on a roll! Time to reveal the living room area of the #helloredreno #suitethyme series.  This room used to be one of the two upstairs bedrooms. The building is a house from the late 1800s. Upstairs was 2 bedrooms…

Project Diary #14 – Entryway, Stairs & Landing Before & After


I’ve been sharing teasers for so long, it’s ABOUT THYME I got to the good stuff! Right?Time for a reveal, room by room of the project I’ve been working on. The main floor is my wellness studio, the upstairs –…

Project Diary #13 – Floral Wallpaper Mural


Woo hooo! Work on the #helloredreno series continues and is back with motivation to get the renovations completed by {hopefully} July 1st, 2019! That might be a tad ambitious but that’s the plan! This past week I installed a beautiful…

Eclectic Sun Room Makeover


This little room at the back of our house has gone through several transformations. We mostly call it the mud room but it’s more of a sun room, reading nook, sitting room, overflow from the dining room when entertaining (more…

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Welcome! A Re-Introduction to DIYShowOff


Welcome: Helloooo DIY friends and new local friends! I’m so happy you’re here visiting my online home, my little space on the world wide web. Welcome! Make yourself comfortable! Feel free to take a bit of a virtual tour, poke…

Project Diary #11 – Living Room Before & After


I know. I know! It’s about time I checked in with progress. It has been slow moving given it’s been just about exactly one year since we closed on this studio space. And it’s still a work in progress, especially…

Project Diary #10 Vinyl Floor Tiles


Finally! I know. It’s been a while since the last update. Lots of work! There is something to report in the #helloredreno series, a bit of progress that includes beautiful new vinyl floor tiles and walls in a back entry…

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Project Diary #9: Carpeted Stairs


The #helloredreno series continues! The stairs at the studio needed some attention. We started with carpeted stairs and I knew that I wanted to go in the same direction. Choosing carpeting for the studio space from the entrance of the…

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A Clean Home is a Beautiful Home


One thing that I can’t stress enough when it comes to creating a beautiful home is that it begins with providing a safe environment and one way that I lessen the chemical footprint in our home is with the products…

Project Diary #8: Hardwood Floors


Project Diary #8: Hardwood Floors! Finally! The day I’ve been waiting for!  Moving right along! As a member of the Shaw Styleboard, I had the opportunity to choose flooring for the studio renovation. There are so many beautiful flooring options…

Project Diary Entry #7: Sealing Brick


Project Diary Entry #7: The bathroom makeover continues! We’re sealing an old original ‘decorative’ vintage brick chimney today! The full bathroom at the studio property I’m working on was completely covered in paneling or what my husband refers to painted…

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Project Diary Entry #6: Bathroom Flooring


It feels as if it’s been a while since I shared an update on the studio renovation. Most recent progress is the beautiful tile floors have been installed in the upstairs bathroom. As a member of the Shaw StyleBoard, I…

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Top Essential Oils for DIY lovers


Hello fellow DIY lovers!!!  With the studio renovation in progress (follow #helloredreno), I’ve never been so grateful for the power of essential oils! As a DIY enthusiast, I always have one project or another going on and as a DIY…

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Project Diary Entry #5 – Sealing a Wood Plank / Shiplap Wall


::Snooze:: Okay, not much to report as work and progress on the studio renovation has been slow the past month. The renovation has sort of been on hold for a few weeks while we await our turn on a possible…

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DIY Chocolate Candy Wedding Party Favor Gifts 


DIY Chocolate Candy Wedding Party Favor Gifts  Isn’t it funny where inspiration comes from? At times, it’s somewhere completely random or even unknown. I’m thinking the inspiration for these DIY chocolate candy wedding party favor gifts may have been handmade…

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At Home: Christmas Tree Farm Inspired Decor


Deck the halls with boughs of holly! Fa-la-la-la-la la-la-la-la! Goal: Freshen up the Christmas decor in our dining room. And boy oh boy, At Home did not disappoint! Christmas tunes were cranked, hot cocoa within reach, cinnamon/ orange/pine essential oil being…

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Succulents & Spruce Christmas Tree {Dream Tree Challenge}


Why yes, I do realize the calendar has just flipped to November. And in real life, it’s a few weeks too early to be decorating for Christmas however it’s not too early to be collecting holiday ideas and inspiration! I’m excited…

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Fun Halloween DIY projects


Where are my Halloween lovin’ friends? Time for some Halloween fun!  I’ve rounded up some DIYShowOff Halloween ideas from DIYShowOff past for inspiration for your upcoming weekend Halloween projects.  Past DIYShowOff Halloween Ideas Skeleton Fairy Couture – perfect for adding Halloween…