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6 Reasons to Get Excited For Spring

It’s been a long, cold winter, and the cold weather is trying to hang on. Luckily, Spring is breaking through and we are finally starting to warm up and thaw out! The snow can be beautiful, but the Spring weather and flowers are much more forgiving for planning fun activities or just enjoying [...]

What To Wear On a First/Blind Date

Dating can be exciting and daunting. One of the biggest struggles is to know what to wear on your first date. You want to find something that is comfortable, attractive, and speaks true to who you are. Be stress free by being a little more carefree. You want to keep things casual, while feeling [...]

Easy Spring Crafts to Spruce Up Your Apartment

Spring is around the corner, and you’re ready for a new look. Take a break from all of the Spring cleaning to add design to your home with fun DIY projects. All of these crafts are simple that will fit nicely in any apartment. Save some money on redecorating, and let your creative juices flow. [...]

Tips for Living With A Roommate

It can be wonderful living with a roommate–but it can also be a nightmare. When you move in with someone new, you need to establish some clear expectations so that lines don’t get crossed. It’s great to save money on the rent and to have a constant companion at home, but things can get [...]

Weird Sports That Used to Be In the Olympics

The Olympics originated in ancient Greece over 3,000 years ago. It was designed as a time of peace, where nations could show off their best athletes. In the late 19th century, we revived this concept and opened up the games to the world. During the first few years of the Olympics, the sporting [...]

Super Bowl Party Ideas/Tips

The Eagles are making it to The Big Game this year to spar off with the Patriots. Whether you’re a football fan or not, the Super Bowl is something you shouldn’t miss. (Even if you just watch it for the commercials, or the halftime show.) No matter what side you are on, hosting a Super […]

4 Tips for Family Game Night

Spending time with your little ones as they grow is incredibly vital. One of the best ways to connect and see their little minds grow is to have weekly family game nights. It gets everyone laughing, and opens up the door for conversations you may have never had if everyone was just watching [...]

Best Streaming Services

Watching your favorite movies and shows has never been easier with instant, online streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, HBO, and Amazon Prime. Believe it or not, it’s been two decades since the leader in on-demand media streaming service, Netflix, was founded. Now, there are dozens of [...]

Babysitting Ideas/Activities/Tips

Stuck babysitting over the holidays and have no idea what to do? If you’re tired of the same movie-watching or video game-filled nights with the youngsters, then it’s time to come up with some more exciting babysitting activities while the ‘rents are gone. Here are some great ideas for [...]

How to Shop For Someone You Don’t Know Well

        With the holidays just around the corner, many gift-givers are scrambling to find the perfect gifts for family and friends. But what if the person you have to buy a gift for is someone you don’t know well? Sometimes, we need to pick out gifts for bosses, relatives, or kids, and we just [...]

8 Reasons Why You Should Buy Local

Although most people prefer to buy their groceries, clothing, and other household items at big box stores like Wal-Mart and Target, shopping locally may actually be a smarter way to shop. Here are some ways shopping local can improve the community, complement your wallet, and make for a [...]

How To Be a Good Tenant

Everyone likes to believe that they are a great tenant, but the reality is that not everyone makes the cut. There are some common actions that tenants take (or don’t take) that actually drive landlords nuts! To keep your landlord or property manager sane, strive to be a good tenant by following [...]