Switching a Seasonal Wardrobe: Summer to Winter

Try to deny it all you want, but summer is officially over. Cue the sad trombone. It’s time to exchange the flip flops and shorts for boots and flannel. Unless your closet could be featured on “MTV Cribs” (Who remembers that show?), rotating your seasonal wardrobe is a must. Look. We can’t all live like […]

Tips for Apartment Living

Like anything else, there are so many pros and cons to apartment living. It’s great having this transitional space where you aren’t living at home with your family and don’t have a house of your own yet. On the other hand, you have this smaller living space that you don’t own and therefore you need to […]

How to Improve Your Home Office

  De-Clutter A home office should be a place of organization and all together comfort. You want your workspace to be clutter free so you can get to the important things you have going on in your day to day. Disorganization and clutter can be a constant battle in your home office if you don’t […]

Kitchen Storage Solutions

If you’re anything like me, then you have way more kitchen supplies than you probably need. This is made even more troublesome while confined to small living space such as an apartment. Between the pots, pans, waffle iron, dishes, silverware, cutting boards, crock pot, baking pans, and everything else that you’re expected to store in […]

Baby Proofing Your Home

Here comes baby! Congratulations on bringing a little one into the world. With a baby comes all those soft and cuddly feelings along with fuzzy blankets and plush stuffed animals. Once the nursery is ready it’s time to begin baby proofing because chances are the rest of your home isn’t quite as soft and fuzzy as […]

How To Make Room For Your First Baby

Whether your first baby is planned well in advance or is a total surprise, there’s one thing that’s true: babies—while small in stature—take up a lot of space! If you and your partner carefully timed the arrival of your little one, then you probably planned on upgrading to a larger size home or apartment. This isn’t always possible, […]

Tips for Loft Living

There’s nothing like that open space of living. It’s a cool, urban option that everyone should try! To make the most of living in a loft, you’ll have to be conscientious of furniture, storage and decorating! Here are some tips to make loft living work: Less is More Be mindful of how much stuff you […]

6 Tips for Adjusting to an Empty Nest

When kids move on to college, it can be hard for parents to redefine themselves or adjust to living without their kids in the home.  It can be an emotional time for parents and the kids.  Below are six tips for adjusting to an empty nest. 1. Plan Ahead Get involved with the moving experience. […]

How to Transform Loft Space

Maybe the kids have moved to college and now you’re left with some extra space. There are many uses for this additional area!. Depending on your personal needs, you can transform your loft space into an area you can enjoy like a home gym, office, or game room! Office Space Whether you work from home or just […]

10 Cheap Ways To Decorate Your First Apartment

After moving into your first apartment, money may be a little tight for a while. You’ve already put down a security deposit and paid the various moving expenses and apartment fees.When it comes to making a new home look nice on a budget, consider some cheap ways to decorate. The list below includes 10 cheap ways […]

8 Staging Tips for Summer

‘Tis the season–to move! Summer is the most competitive time of year for selling homes. It’s true that it is the perfect time of the year to showcase your abode, but it’s also the time when the market is flooded with other options. This being said, there are a lot of details that if addressed can keep your […]

Sharing a Bathroom with a Roommate

Sharing a space with someone is never an easy task, but sometimes it is just necessary. Whether you’re moving into the dorms for the first time as you head off to college, are living at home with a sibling, or even if you’ve just moved into an apartment with your significant other, the basic guidelines for […]