How to Start Your Own Garden On Your Balcony

Everyone raves about having fresh food. There’s nothing more fresh than growing your own and eating it right after it’s picked! Apartment living doesn’t mean you have to go without your beautiful and bountiful gardens. You only need to know how to plan to make it happen. After you put your [...]

Pros and Cons of Living With Friends

We’ve all heard the warning–don’t room with friends. Is that true, or are those people pessimists? A lot of it comes down to how you set up the expectations for living together. Be honest with yourself on what you need to live comfortably, and be honest with your friend so that they [...]

Five Easy Ways to Conserve Water

We are fortunate to have clean drinking water whenever we need it. Over 70% of the Earth’s surface is water, and our oceans hold about 96.5% of that water. The other water sources come from lakes, rivers, streams, and ponds. Most of the water on earth is salty sea water. Only 2% of the planet’s [...]

Things To Know Before Getting a Tattoo

Tattoos are everywhere and there are an infinite amount of options for what to get. More and more businesses are becoming lax on their tattoo dress code standards, making them more attractive for people to get. Before you head out to get new work done, make sure you’ve thought the whole process [...]

Reasons It’s Better to Rent vs. Own a Home

The housing market has been in a state of flux ever since the 2009 crash. It makes you think twice before you decide to buy a home. There are pros and cons to both owning and renting, but overall, there seem to be more pros in the renting column. Before you call your realtor, consider […]

Things You Need to Know When Buying Online

For most people, shopping online isn’t second nature. We’re used to walking into a store, buying a product, and calling it a day. But these days, many transactions happen online, and online can be a scary place! You may not know exactly what you’re buying, if you’re buying from a trusted [...]

Indoor Hobbies for Winter

It seems like there are so many fun activities and things to do in the spring, summer, and fall, but what about winter? As it turns out, there are plenty of ways to pass the time during those cold winter months! All it takes is a little creativity and an afternoon off to enjoy the […]

Top 7 Best House Pets

When it comes to having a pet, deciding on the right pet is important. Not all pets make good house pets; some pets require a lot of space, or frequent trips outdoors.  If you have kids, selecting a pet that is child or family friendly is mandatory. Make sure you select the right pet for […]

Scary Good Halloween Party Recipes

Halloween is just around the corner, which means that there will be plenty of Halloween parties (and great food) coming up. If you’ve been invited to a Halloween party, and were told to bring a dish, it’s time to forgo the usual chips and dip and show up with something that’s a hit! Halloween [...]