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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Closet Audit

The seasons are changing! This is a great time to do a closet audit, purge and organize your clothing. Here are things to do to make it easier~ Preparation A. Pick a day when you have a lot of energy B. Fix hair and apply makeup C. Rent or buy a roller rack Remove everything […]

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Mid-life weight gain

There are so many reasons that we mid-lifers can gain weight at our age. Here are a few~ 1) Hormone imbalance This is a big one. Having a hormone profile done will quickly help you find out how your hormone levels are. I see a BioIdentical hormone specialist and he recommends a urine collection during […]

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How to fix broken blush or eyeshadow with 1 ingredient

Have you had this happen to you? Yes, I dropped it. I would take this trio color blush/bronzer/highlighter with me when I travel, since it is much easier than taking 2-3 products along (I normally use my daughter’s makeup line, BB Cosmetics). After one of my trips, I dropped it before putting it away. It […]

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Fashion Friday-Hot Pink

I actually wore this outfit to church on Sunday. I’m feeling like I have got to get all the bright and summery outfits wore because it is starting to feel like fall here in Hudson, WI. It was so cute. An older gentleman who was passing out the programs says “you look really nice today”. […]

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Take an outfit from Good to Great

How many of you run around home looking like this? Or, maybe you are in your active wear? I work from home, so I don’t really have much of a need to dress up (although I love to and take every chance I can to dress up). I call myself the “Jean Queen”, when I’m […]

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Glass film Dilemma

If you didn’t see my Facebook post today. I am trying hard to remove the film that I have on several glasses. I used a DIY dishwasher detergent that let a horrible film on almost all of my glasses. I shared this fact on Facebook and had a great response on recipes or products to […]

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What Not to Wear made a mistake

How many times have you been shopping and the stylist tell you that you look good in something and you know you don’t? Usually your gut feelings are correct. You don’t necessarily know why but you just don’t feel good in an outfit. Above is a cute gal that was on “What Not to Wear” […]

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My secret laundry potion!

Well, it’s really not a big secret but to those who haven’t seen the recipe on Pinterest, it is! So…I have no bragging rights! My children and their friends know that I can get almost any stain out of their clothes. Sometimes, even after it has been dried in the garment. What is my secret? […]

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