How-to's

DIY Banana and Honey Hair Mask

August 14, 2017

I have blonde highlights that I pay a really nice lady to put in my hair.  I see her every 5 weeks so no one can see the amount of gray hair that I have.  I do this to trick people into thinking I might not be as old as I actually am.  The downside of this little beauty trick…

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How-to's

How to make perfect iced coffee

August 9, 2017

Today I am sharing the story of coffee in my family and how to make perfect iced coffee.  The photo below was taken during a little photo shoot of my balcony when we lived in Midtown Atlanta.  I was trying to get a good shot of the table that I later returned.  I have returners remorse (is that a thing?)…

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Home Office, Organization

How to organize mail clutter

August 7, 2017

Incoming mail is a hot topic in my house right now.  We don’t know what to do with it let alone know how to organize mail clutter.  Too often it ends up on the kitchen counter only to get wet from washing dishes or splatter from cooking.  Then the paper dries to the counter top leaving a mess. The other…

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Get Cleaning Giveaway Starts Today!

August 1, 2017

The Organized Wife Get Cleaning Giveaway starts today!  How exciting!I am giving away to one lucky reader a Mrs. Meyer’s Lemon Verbena cleaning bundle (pictured above). The cleaning bundle includes dish soap, multi-surface everyday cleaner, and hand soap in my favorite Mrs. Meyer’s scent: Lemon Verbena.  Also included is a lovely set of Scotch-Brite non-scratch greener clean sponges.  With this…

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Organization

A new way to think about your wallet

July 31, 2017

When I think of a wallet, I think of what my mom carried when I was a kid.  It was clunky, never closed properly, and had a large bulge on one side from the change that wasn’t a the bottom of my mom’s purse.  It held some really old pictures of me and my siblings in a plastic binder that…

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Get Cleaning Giveaway

July 30, 2017

I am so incredibly excited to announce that I am sponsoring a giveaway!  It is called my Get Cleaning Giveaway and has been inspired by my blog relaunch! I am giving away to one lucky reader a Mrs. Meyer’s Lemon Verbena cleaning bundle (pictured above).  The cleaning bundle includes dish soap, multi-surface everyday cleaner, and hand soap in my favorite…

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Guest Post

Why You Need to Keep a Positive Evidence Folder

July 26, 2017

The following is a guest post about why you need to keep a positive evidence folder from Kait at Life as Kait. Do you remember the last five times someone did or said something positive that made your day?  Not just someone saying you have a cute top on.  But, those times people go out of their way to let…

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Life, Organization

Reduce the chaos in your life by creating a daily routine

July 24, 2017

Successful people follow a daily routine. Routines are great from an organizational perspective, time management, and stress management. Sounds wonderful, doesn’t it? My daily routine keeps my stress level down, my home clean, and my body fed.  Today I am sharing my day to day routine in order to provide inspiration for you to create your own routine. Why is…

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