Tracking your Home’s Memories

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Your first night in your new place.

The first time you entertain.

Tackling your first DIY project.

The before, progress, and after photos of your kitchen renovation. 

Bringing home baby for the first time.

In a perfect world, these photos would be taken, organized, labeled, and even printed into a coffee table book for guests to flip through and enjoy. Although we all have great intentions when it comes to our family’s photos, following through on these plans isn’t always a reality. Busy days and life’s endless demands tend to put “getting all of these cell phone photos organized and printed” to the bottom of our to do list…. permanently.   Continue reading

 

An Easy DIY Housewarming Gift

Housewarming-gift-home-sweet-homeSome people hear the word “DIY” and they’re instantly afraid. They picture paint, scary tools, and a whole lotta time. But today’s DIY project isn’t scary at all and it will take you less than 10 minutes to put together. Yep, we’re pretty confident ANYONE can tackle this project. Continue reading

 

Are You an Average American? $100 Giveaway

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In honor of the upcoming 4th of July celebration, we thought it was only fitting to do a post with a little dash of patriotism. Why not chat about the good ol’ US of A in order to celebrate America’s birthday? And the icing on the patriotic birthday cake? We’re giving away one $100 gift card to Manready Mercantile – menswear & gifts made right here in the USA. (giveaway details at the end) Continue reading

 

Celebrity Moves of 2015

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Summer is not only the season for bathing suits and ice-cream trucks, it’s also moving season. When the weather breaks and the kids ditch their school bags for the next few months, moving season is just getting started. We thought we would kick-off this exciting time with a look at some of the most famous celebrity real estate “moves” in 2015 so far… ’tis the season, right? Continue reading

 

7 Temporary Decorating Tips for Renters

7 Temporary Decorating Tips for Renters

We are big believers in the idea that you should make every place you live feel like home. Heck, that’s why we have an entire blog about personalizing your space. We don’t care if you’re in your “forever home” or if your lease ends in 6 months…you should take some time to create a home that reflects your style, personality, and interests.

But now you’re thinking, “I rent and my landlord won’t let me do anything to make my pad more cozy.” Well renters, it’s time to rejoice. Gone are the days of staring at blank white walls devoid of any personality. There are plenty of ways to transform your rental, and still get your deposit back when it’s time to move onto another place.

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(And when you’re ready to get that deposit back, don’t move without Moving 101)

 

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