The Flipper (remodel)-Part 1

Welcome to our renovation project! We obtained the house sometime after Thanksgiving. We spent about a 4-month timeline to transform this outdated house into a space that a new family could call a home. The first step we took to revamp the house was to address the curb-appeal (and beat the snow fall) –it is […]

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Easter Decor 2020

Happy Easter! I hope everybody is staying healthy & safe. This season I am excited to share with you my “egg-spertise” in making Easter a little extra special. I used bright colors such as orange, pink, and green to bring some life into this cloudy, cold season that we are experiencing in Wisconsin. Whimsical carrots, […]

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Bling Wash

Here is a DIY jewelry cleaner that will bring the sparkle back to your gems. (use ONLY on real diamonds, gold and platinum) It is easy and you will probably have all of the ingredients. Ingredients you will need~ Windex or any glass cleaner a few drops of dish soap (I used Dawn) soft bristle […]

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Easter centerpiece

For those of you who are new to Hello-Midlife, I thought I would share this easy and inexpensive Easter Centerpiece with you. Although the uncertainty of this Coronavirus may have you feeling a little down. I do believe bringing sunshine and happy colors into your home will lift your spirits. I believe cleaning through areas […]

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Peanut butter chocolate BALLS

If you are trying to eat healthier during this Coronavirus outbreak. Here is a snack that I think you might like. 1/2 C Powdered Erythritol 3 TBSP Cocoa Powder 1 C Peanut Butter 1/2 Tsp Vanilla Extract Directions~ 1. In a medium bowl. combine powdered erythritol and cocoa powder. Mix together well. 2. Add peanut […]

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Coronavirus by Dr. Emmeline Duong

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Medicine cabinet-organizing

This is what my so-called medicine cabinet looked like. I keep a tub for medication and one for first aid, as I don’t have a true medicine cabinet. I have a closet in my toilet area and I keep those items there. I don’t have little ones around all the time anymore, so I don’t […]

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Organizing-Spices

Did you know that spices have a shelf life? They do! I’m not exaggerating that when we were packing up to move and I was throwing all of the spices out that some of them were probably 10 years old. I guess I did not realize prior that the jars actually have expiration dates on […]

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Junk drawer

Do you have one? I drawer where everything miscellaneous goes? I sure had it. This drawer held everything I had not dealt with when we moved in. I had appliance handbooks, dog shock collars, string, sewing pins, a timer that we used for the Christmas lights, receipts, receipts and more receipts and the list goes […]

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