Things to Look for When Buying a Home

grey house

You’ve done it, after years of saving you are finally ready to look for a house. Becoming a homeowner is a massive rite of passage for many Americans. The problem is that no one really teaches you what…

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How to Give Back This Season

hands wrapped together

It’s that time of year again, pumpkin spice lattes are being bought and sold like time travelers buying crypto-currency. The air is crisp and cold, and no one is going to the gym because it is cuddling weather….

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Time to Dress Up the House and Scare Kids

halloween decorations

Maybe Halloween isn’t exactly your ideal holiday, but you must admit, it is the second-best holiday as a kid. Think about it. What other holiday can I, a child, dress up as a superhero and demand candy from…

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Closet Calamity: How to Reclaim Your Closet

organized closet featured

Ever notice that your walk-in closet, just runs out of space for no reason? Maybe the door to your closet won’t stay closed? Maybe it feels basically every day that there is more and more junk taking up…

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Boat Maintenance: What Even is That

Boat in Water

Growing up, my best friend’s dad was a boat owner. Some of my fondest memories are going out to the lake and fishing or having boat parties. I wasn’t a cool kid growing up, so these were never…

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Cities vs Suburbs: Battle for Generations

Beautiful view of house in the evening of sunset

How many times growing up were you told that cities were impossibly crime ridden or that suburbs were boring? Not that many? Just me then. To say that I moved around a lot would be a lie, but…

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Raising a Baby in a One Bedroom Apartment

Baby in a walker

Fun story, my sister just had a kid. Well I guess that’s not true, cause Aya is about 4 months now; also, that isn’t much of a story. More of a fact if I am going to be…

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Decompress, Destress, Declutter

Cluttered dishes on the table

My grandma always said that the absolute best thing to do when you are feeling stressed, or overwhelmed, or sad was to declutter your living space. I still think it’s a little weird, but I do find it…

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Retirement Problems: Making Room for the Future

Old couple in a beach

Getting old is not fun, or I guess seeing as I am still young and vital, it does not look fun. It did when I was a kid. You could buy all the candy you want, but when…

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Reasons Why RV Living is the Best

RV parked by a lakeview

Houses are expensive. No one will fight that claim, and after the housing crash, people have been looking for cheaper, more sustainable living. One solution that has been picking up steam is the RV. The humble, the classic…

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