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Summer Decorating Ideas

Now that summer sunshine has finally reentered your world, it’s time to trade heavy jeans for shorts and bulky boots for strappy sandals. It’s also time to swap out your spring decor—or any wintry embellishments that have been hanging on—for decor befitting the longer days and warmer temperatures. If you… Read more

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8 Free kid activities for summer

When you’re a kid, there’s nothing quite like the anticipation of summer vacation. Three months of uninterrupted fun, including (but not limited to) summer camp, swimming pool sessions, and maybe even a vacation or two. As a parent, however, summer vacation isn’t quite as thrilling. In fact, it might even… Read more


6 oven-free summer meals

When your central air is working so hard to keep the apartment cool in the summer months, the last thing you want to do is fire up the oven to make dinner. But you’ll get sick of making the same old salads and sandwiches if you rely entirely on your… Read more

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3 Books becoming movies this Summer

When the hot summer sun beats down on the earth outside, it’s only natural to want to curl up in the soothing A/C from time to time. But you’ll get totally bored if you hibernate in your own apartment the entire summer, which is why it’s important to get out… Read more


How to Have Fun on Your Staycation

Just because a family or couple’s vacation isn’t in the budget this year doesn’t mean you should waste those vacation days. Even if you don’t go out of town, giving yourself some time to step away from the office and recharge is essential for keeping your spirits up and work… Read more