Blog Posts

  • Tips for Preventing Holiday Stress-image

    Even under normal circumstances, the holiday season and all its demands - cooking a grand homemade holiday dinner, shopping for the perfect gifts for everyone on your list, baking Pinterest-worthy cookies from scratch, etc. -...

  • Decorating for the Holidays on a Budget-image

    Never before have we been in such need for some holiday cheer! With more time spent at home this year,  everyone seems more eager than ever  to deck the halls in an attempt to imbue some holiday spirit and give us a well-needed...

  • Tips for Making Your First Thanksgiving Dinner-image

    With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many of us are choosing to stay home this holiday season. If you’re used to being a guest instead of a host on Thanksgiving day, this might be your very first time tackling a Thanksgiving dinner...

  • Using the 50/30/20 Rule to Create A Budget-image

    A budget is a visual outline of your financial situation that will give you clarity on where your money is going. Seeing it “on paper” will assist you in coming up with a plan to help you achieve your short-term and long-term...

  • 10

    The man in black, the goat man, the lady in blue and more! There’s no shortage of spooky legends and old haunted buildings in Maryland. Here are 10 of the most terrifying Maryland tales that will keep you awake at night. Read on...

  • Eight Things to Do This Fall!-image

    Even though this fall will be unlike any other so far, there are still plenty of perfect fall time activities you can enjoy while social distancing. From ways to get outdoors and enjoy the fall weather, to activities for cozy...

  • Tips for Avoiding Work-From-Home Burnout-image

    Before the start of the pandemic, only  25 percent of Americans were working from home . That statistic has increased to  62% since March . While working from home certainly has its benefits under normal circumstances, working...

  • Decorating Your Apartment for Fall-image

    Fall is just over a month away. If you are  like most people , autumn, with its pumpkin spice everything, cozy cable knit sweaters and jack-o-lanterns, is your favorite time of year! Get your apartment ready for the greatest...

  • Tips for Living with a Roommate-image

    Having a roommate can be a very rewarding and pleasant experience. Outside of the obvious cost-saving benefits, there’s someone with whom to share the chores, someone from whom to learn new recipes, someone to introduce you to a...

  • Great Indoor Dog Games for Apartment Living-image

    Whether young or old, big or small,  all dogs need some sort of exercise . But, combining adequate exercise with the space restrictions can be tough for dog owners who live in apartments. Especially during poor weather or, say,...