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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 combination, you are going to be inspired to get cleaning! You can read more details…

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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 looked like it was melted against each photo.  It also held the family checkbook. It…

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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 Mrs. Meyer’s scent: Lemon Verbena.  Also included is a lovely set of Scotch-Brite non-scratch greener…

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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 you know how much they appreciate you. Or, a thoughtful congrats for something you did.…

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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 a routine important? A routine creates a schedule for the day and allows you to…

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At Work, Organization

5 Tips for Getting (and Staying) Organized at Work

July 19, 2017

I have worked in corporate America since 2003.  I have worked in accounting or finance in some form or fashion every job since.  For nearly 15 years I have been working in a fast-paced environment.  This is the view from my desk. 5 Tips for Getting (and Staying) Organized at Work These are the top things I do in order to keep up with the ever moving business environment. Use OneNote or a notebook to keep…

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Cleaning, Kitchen

How to clean a garbage disposal

July 17, 2017

Have you ever walked into your house after a long today only to be hit with an unidentifiable smell that makes you want to gag?  We had this happen to us. I drive most of the time when my husband and I go out. Therefore, I have the keys and enter our domicile first.  With my hands full and a little puppy half greeting us/half trying to escape out the front door, I am blasted…

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Decorate, Patio

Our Patio Tour

July 12, 2017

We are celebrating the second summer in our home.  We have set up the patio furniture for a relaxing weekend.  We are going to be relaxing, sipping cocktails, and grilling. The sofa and cushions are from Ikea.  We purchased this piece a few years ago for our high-rise apartment.  We have been enjoying it for the last few years.  Our apartment had a small patio space that was long enough for this sectional, but still…

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