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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 […]

6 Simple Alterations That Will Increase the Resale Value of your Home

Whether you are selling your home in the near future or even just considering it, there are quite a few easy things that you can do to boost that resale figure. These changes are also inexpensive! Little details can slip by you every day when you are so used to being in your home. Take […]

9 Fun and Budget-Friendly Fall Activities for You and your Family

  Autumn is almost here and winter will be right behind it. It seems those perfect weather months go by so fast! Act quickly and get some of these fun activities in before it’s too cold to go outside. They don’t require much. Just a few dollars and a little motivation and your family can […]

6 Ways Your Company Can Benefit from Partnering with a Charity

Your Company Will Gain Revenue Consumers, especially millennials, are more likely to spend money on a brand if it supports a worthy cause. In fact, this was proven in a study done by The Boston Consulting Group in 2012. Millennials make up about a quarter of the U.S. population. That is a huge chunk of […]

Back to School! 5 Ways to Help You and Your Children Ease Back into a Routine

  Summer is on its way out and the weather is changing. You know what that means: it’s back to school season! It can be difficult to get back into the swing of things. Here are just a few helpful practices for you and your family to take into consideration. They should help you ease […]

10 Creative Storage Tips for Small Space Living

With all the popularity of tiny homes, downsizing is a popular trend these days and many people are making that lifestyle change. Whether you are eliminating unnecessary space to reduce your global footprint, or you just moved to the city into a smaller home, storage can be a challenge! Here, we’ve gathered just a few […]

11 Inspirational Quotes to get you Moving in the Right Direction

Moving on from one segment of your life to another can be a pretty scary thing. Though you may be excited, a small amount of apprehension is a totally natural reaction to change as well. You may become stressed about whether you are making the right decision. The answer is simple though. No matter what, […]

7 Ways to Make your College Move an Easy One

The end of the summer is fast approaching and you know what that means! School is almost in session. Parents everywhere are getting their children ready to move into dorms or apartments just in time to begin college. It’s easy for both parents and students to become overwhelmed with this tough move. Here a just […]

So You’re Moving in Together: 5 Things you Should Know

So you’ve decided to take the next step in your relationship. You’re moving in together. What can be a very exciting time for you both can easily be walked into without proper preparation. Being blinded by excitement can have an effect on your future and if you’ve never lived with a significant other before, do […]

7 Reasons to Move out of the City and Into the Country

When you are young and adventurous, moving to a big city can be a very exciting option. You’ll go to college, start your first big job, make friends, and go out on the town almost nightly. It’s a great lifestyle for so many people. Eventually though, as we get a little bit older, that high-speed […]

5 Tips to Prepare your Home and Family for Hurricane Season

With the beautiful summer season upon us, we often forget that we are also in the middle of hurricane season. Sudden downfalls of rain, high winds, and power outages are often a threat during this time of the year. It is important to prepare your home and family before a storm hits, no matter how […]

6 Summer Home Projects

Summer is the perfect time to take advantage of the warmer weather by making improvements to your home. The warm, sunny weather is ideal for outdoor projects and for cleaning out the garage. We have listed six great summer projects that can be completed in a weekend and add value to your home. 1. Landscaping […]

5 Tips For Helping Senior Citizens Downsize and Move

Moving can be stressful for anyone, but it can be an especially challenging time for senior citizens. A move to senior living can signal a loss of independence and trigger a variety of emotions. We have come up with five tips to help make moving older loved ones easier. 1. Begin downsizing early Help loved […]

10 Activities to Keep Your Family Entertained This Summer

School’s out for the summer! Many kids count down the days until summer vacation, but then quickly become bored. To celebrate the official summer solstice today, we’ve compiled a list of ten fun (and educational) activities to keep your kids occupied and engaged all summer long. We hope you enjoy these fun activities with your […]

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