Category: Lifestyle

Finding an apartment can be hard. Learn how others have gotten through it and what you can expect to encounter in the process.

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Tips on Apartment Laundry Room Situations

Whether your apartment building has a shared/community laundry facility or if you have to go to a local laundry facility, below are scenarios along with tips to help you be a pro in the laundry room. Scenario 1: You have had a...

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Top 5 Best Vacuums for Apartment Living

Keeping your home clean is always important.When searching for your perfect vacuum it is important to consider criteria such as size, floor type, attachments, pets, weight, and allergies. With the help of this list you will have the perfect vacuum...

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Eight Great Getaways for DC Residents

The city is great, and there’s plenty to do without ever leaving, but that doesn’t mean you won’t ever want a nice day or weekend away. Below are eight great getaways for DC residents. Pick your favorites and plan some...

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How To Clean Your Apartment Without All Those Chemicals

It’s counter-intuitive to clean your apartment with toxins. It’s easy to fall into the trap of ‘the more chemicals, the better’ when it comes to cleaning supplies. But, especially when you live in a small space, these chemicals are pungent,...

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10 Halloween Inspired Drink Recipes to Try this Fall

These Halloween-inspired drinks will give you goosebumps and chills that will make your hair stand on end! Try the spooky drinks below… if you dare!   Wired Web Photo Credits: Hubpages Are you a fan of Kahlua? Then you’ll love...

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How to Make Your Daily Commute Fly By

Whether you have a long daily commute because of the distance from your home to the office or just because of rush hour traffic, we all need to stay awake somehow! Below are a few ideas to help you pass the...

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Yoga in Your Small Living Room

Don’t want to join a yoga studio but love yoga? If you have a little extra space to really move around in your apartment, try doing these yoga moves in your apartment.   Having a small apartment won’t get in...

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Indoor Activities for Kids

Apartment living is great—until it’s too hot or too cold to go outside. Being cooped up at home with the little ones can be rough. Below are some indoor activities for kids that won’t take up too much space! Sensory...

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The Day After the 4th of July: Hangover Cure Tips

As you’re well aware, Independence Day this year is on a Tuesday. If you plan on drinking and are prone to getting a dreaded hangover, follow these tips below before you return to work on Wednesday!   Recognize Your Symptoms...