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Creamy Avocado Smoothie Bowl

This winning recipe was submitted by Simi, a resident from Avalon Somerset! Ingredients: Smoothie: 1/2 Avocado 3 tbsp Coconut Milk 2 tbsp Lime Juice 1tbsp Maple Syrup 2 Mint Leaves Ice (as desired) Toppings: Granola Goji Berries Pear Slices Unsweetened Shredded Coconut   Directions: Place all smoothie ingredients in a… Read more

Upcycling Craigslist furniture

Living on a budget can be a challenge, but it’s also actually kind of awesome. When you’re watching every penny, you don’t have the luxury of buying something brand new whenever you need it, so you’re forced to get creative. This where the art of upcycling comes in. Upcycling is… Read more

Innovative furniture for small spaces

Ask just about any apartment dweller what they wish they had more of, and many will say “space.” While the cozy confines of a studio might be all the space that some minimalists need, the rest of us are wondering what we can do to maximize the space we have…. Read more

How to touch up paint so it matches

You may not realize it, but your walls can take a beating from normal day-to-day living. This doesn’t mean you’re forced to live with dings and scratches, though, as long as you learn how to properly touch them up. With the right materials and the correct technique, you can seamlessly… Read more