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Staying Home: 5 Ideas to Keep Your Kids Occupied and Educated

Social distancing can be tough during a time like this. Spring has finally arrived, it is getting warmer, and with that, fun social events can be very tempting. It is best to air on the side of caution though, and stay inside to promote a healthy environment for you and your family during a national […]

Sustainable Living Off the Grid: 6 Ideas to Get Started

The majority of the United States relies heavily on utilities such as heat from fossil fuels and electricity. There is an ever-growing group of people though, that have made a commitment to themselves, their family, and the environment to cut off some of this reliance. In 2017, an average of 180,000 people in the U.S. […]

7 Unique Ways to Store and Organize Your Children’s Toys

It can be incredibly easy to fall into the habit of allowing your children to take over the house with their belongings. They empty out a bin of Legos or baby dolls all over the floor and that is where they stay until you’ve accidently stepped on one and are forced to tidy up. It’s […]

Purchasing a Home for the First Time? Prepare for these 5 Hidden Expenses

Searching for and purchasing a new home can be both exciting, and nerve-racking. If this is your first time buying a home, those feelings can be even more heightened. You’ll want to make sure you have everything that you need so that you can be prepared for any situation that may arise. This is why […]

Moving Back in with Your Parents: 5 Ways to Survive

Though it may not feel this way, it is much more common these days to move back in with your parents than you think. There are multiple reasons why this could happen. Many young adults opt to move back after college in hopes of saving some money before going out on their own. The cost-of-living […]

5 Ways to Incorporate the 2020 Pantone Color of the Year into Your Home Décor

Pantone is the industry leader in all things color. They are a major authority in color consultation and trendsetting across industries including, but not limited to, home décor, fashion, and graphic design. Pantone’s library of hues is considered the standard reference for many businesses worldwide. Every year, the iconic company releases a “Color of the […]

6 Paint-Free Ways to Add Color to Your Rental

So you’ve just moved into a new rental home and you think, “I cannot wait to decorate!” But then, just as you’re getting your ideas together, you reread the lease agreement and realize that you aren’t allowed to paint the walls! According to recent U.S. statistics, about 30% of home dwellers are renting. Of that […]

7 Ways to Unwind After the Holiday Hustle

Some of us may be feeling a bit sad that the holidays have come and gone so fast. Many though, if not most of us, are thinking about what a relief it is to finally be able to take a much-needed break from the holiday hustle. Some may even be looking forward to getting back […]

6 New Year’s Resolutions for your Home

The year is coming to a close once again. If you are like many, you may be considering a New Year’s resolution. After all the good eating during the holidays, many people will commit to getting in better shape and join a gym. Others, vow to save more money or learn a new hobby. We […]

8 Quick Cleaning Hacks to Tackle Before Your Holiday Party

It’s that time of year! The holidays are here once again and you know what that means. It’s party time! If you are hosting a party, it is easy to get somewhat stressed when it comes to cleaning. Between working or watching the kids, holiday shopping, and all the other parties you have to attend, […]

Keep Calm and Move On: 6 Ways to Beat Moving Stress

Whether you are using a professional moving company or packing and lifting boxes yourself, moving to a new home is exhausting. Without the proper precautions to relax your mind and body, it can be easy to slip into a bad mood. Though anxiety and stress are likely to happen, we want to help you ease […]

After the Move: 8 Great Housewarming Gift Ideas

Moving to a new home can be a big and exciting event in someone’s life. Though it may be fun to make a change like this, the moving process can be very stressful. When your loved ones purchase and move into a new home, it is the perfect time to show them you care with […]

Your Checklist for Safe Holiday Travels

Holiday travel can be hectic. Here are some travel safety tips for you this season. Get a Tune-Up If you are traveling by car, you will want to make sure it is in prime condition for a long drive. Have your oil changed if needed, top off those fluids, check tire pressure, and make sure […]

7 Things You Should Do To Prep your Home for Winter

Let’s face it. Winter really is coming. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, this winter will be a mild one in the U.S., but that doesn’t mean you should ignore the usual preparation tasks. You’ll want to make sure you are doing everything to make the most of your energy consumption, protect your […]

5 Simple Changes You Can Make to Reduce your Ecological Footprint

Climate change is an important environmental issue that, within the last ten to twenty years, has been plastered all over the media. Newer generations are becoming older and more concerned with the environment and the impact that they are personally making. There is much more data-driven information out there today that we didn’t have in […]

What to do with That Spare Room: 7 Fun and Functional Ideas

If you are lucky enough to have too much space in your home, you may find it difficult to decide what to do with it. Many times, extra rooms end up being a dumping ground for your stuff and once it starts piling up, it becomes more and more difficult to transform or clean it […]

5 Things at Your New Home That Need a Deep Clean

When you move into a new home, you expect everything to be spotless, right? Well, I hate to disappoint you, but unless you are buying a brand new house, you are going to run into some hidden messes. Certain spots in every house are prone to gathering layers of dusk and grime because they are […]

6 Ways to Survive Moving Day While Pregnant

Moving is tough. It can be even harder if you’re pregnant! If this is baby number one, many young families decide that they need to settle down into their first home, before the baby comes, or get away from the city to a more family-friendly neighborhood. Whatever the situation, it might be difficult for newly […]

7 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Donate

If you have a move on your horizon, sorting and donating your belongings ahead of time can save a lot of time and stress when it comes to packing and unpacking. Here are a list of items that you can donate: Old Blankets and Towels No one ever seems to know what to do with […]

Going Solo: 5 Ways to Kick Loneliness When Moving to a New Town by Yourself

It takes guts to make a big change on your own. Whether you are separating from a significant other, making a fresh start, or you took a job in a different city that you simply couldn’t say no to, going it alone can be scary! It is not uncommon for loneliness to creep in when […]

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