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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Coronavirus by Dr. Emmeline Duong

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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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Organizing-Jeans

It’s time for another try on session. The jeans were not as painful as the sweater for me. I wear a lot of jeans, so I have pretty much stayed on top of them. This was a great time for me to dust my shelves and remove the pages I had torn out of magazines […]

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Organizing-Toothbrushes & toothpaste drawer

Yes, you guessed it right, more clear storage containers. I used them in many places. When we moved into our new home, I purchased them for the drawer that I put my toothbrushes and toothpastes in immediately. I included this photo, as it is the drawer right next to the toothbrush drawer. This is what […]

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Organizing-Eyeshadows & Lipstick

I picked just 2 items in the makeup drawer to go through versus the whole drawer. If you would like to go through your whole drawer, I’m sure it would be a great feeling. The first thing I did was ask Siri how long lipstick was good for and according to Answers.com, lipstick lasts 2 […]

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Love is in the air! Valentine Decor 2020

This is probably the most decor I have done for Valentine’s Day but had fun with it! I started with my mantel, as it it the focal point. For the base of the mantel piece I used lighted white garland. I have a link at the bottom for it. I added roses and the ribbon […]

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Organizing-The Coat Closet

Our 12 weeks of organization is not about laying out our spaces differently but just taking the time to go through the space that is being addressed for the week. You may have a lot to purge or you may just need to organize the area a little better or the area for the week […]

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