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Budget-Minded Remodeling Tips for Aging in Place During a Pandemic

As a result of the pandemic, many seniors are considering budget-minded remodeling projects to continue to live comfortably and safely in their homes. There is little doubt, the pandemic has changed all of our lives in unexpected ways. However, it can be said that COVID has impacted our elderly friends and family the most. Already a marginalized group, caring for our elderly population has become more challenging than ever.  Many states have disallowed their skilled nursing and assisted-living facilities with new occupancies until the pandemic is over. That means that much of our elderly population has no choice but to make the best out of their current situation, as hard as that might be. Whether you or your loved desire [...]

By |2020-07-15T15:56:50-04:00July 26th, 2020|DIY Home & Projects, Family Life|

How to Prepare a Tiny Apartment or Home for Your First Baby

If you are in the first time mom’s club, you’ve already got a mile-long list of things to do, buy or borrow for a new baby. Even though preparing for your newborn baby for your small apartment or house may seem like it goes on forever, with a little determination and a lot of organization you can be ready before your baby arrives. […]

By |2020-06-24T15:04:20-04:00June 20th, 2020|DIY Home & Projects, Family Life|

How to Live Life Like a Wanderlust this Weekend

A wanderlust is someone who travels All. Of. The. Time. For those most afflicted, planning the next adventure begins immediately after returning from the last one. And, while the outdoorsy and brave wanderlust will have no fear toward foreign fare or critters (the former often includes the latter), a well-off wanderlust might prefer the comforts of a 4- or 5-star hotel. Even though closed borders and travel restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic have put a serious damper on many a wanderlust, we’ve got some ideas. […]

By |2020-06-24T14:37:54-04:00May 22nd, 2020|Family Life, Moving & Traveling|

The Pros And Cons Of Working From Home During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Before the coronavirus pandemic, which has pushed millions to work from home, the number of remote workers in the U.S. was already increasing. In an article by FlexJobs, an online tool for job seekers, there was a 44% growth in the remote workforce over the past five years leading up to the coronavirus pandemic. This number jumps dramatically when you look at the past 10-years, which reveals a whopping 91% increase in people working from home.  […]

By |2020-07-16T01:41:01-04:00April 23rd, 2020|Family Life, Organizing Advice|

4 Quick Tips for Working From Home with Children During the Coronavirus Pandemic

With schools closed and workplaces going remote to prevent the spread of Coronavirus, families are in the midst of figuring out what the new normal looks like. This is especially true if you have little ones at home. Depending on your children’s’ age, it’s unlikely they will fully understand the meaning of the Coronavirus Pandemic.  […]

By |2020-07-16T01:42:19-04:00April 19th, 2020|Family Life|

6 Kid-Friendly Vacation Ideas In & Around Knoxville, TN

Knoxville, Tennessee is one of those historical southern cities that is easy to traverse on foot and has so much to do, that you could spend a few days without any plans at all, simply discovering the city all on your own. However, if you’re a parent of a young child then you understand the value in an itinerary. Having a substantial list of kid-friendly vacation ideas is the difference between a good day out and a total catastrophe. Knoxville is a city with plenty of history and it blends those roots well with contemporary entertainment. This pleasant mix means many of the fun activities your kids enjoy could actually teach them a thing or two at the same time! [...]

By |2020-07-16T01:44:06-04:00April 4th, 2020|Family Life|

Why People Love Living in Brown Deer, WI

Are you looking to move to Brown Deer, Wisconsin? People love living in Brown Deer because of several reasons, such as its affordability and a plethora of recreational activities and sites like parks. If you are looking to move to Brown Deer, we have you covered. We will tell you about the key factors that can make this the perfect place for you, including Brown Deer, Wisconsin real estate. […]

By |2020-02-19T22:28:11-04:00February 22nd, 2020|Family Life, Moving & Traveling|

How to Celebrate Valentine’s Day On A Tight Budget

  On a tight budget this February? No problem! Valentine’s Day is about love, not money. With a little time and creativity, you can create a Valentine’s Day experience that shows your love without breaking the bank. In fact, a tight budget can sometimes be a blessing in disguise. It can make you more romantic, as you create more thoughtful gifts and experiences. Instead of buying something mass-produced, you put time and effort into something personal. After all, something free or cheap can still be special. […]

By |2020-02-14T11:01:24-04:00February 14th, 2020|Family Life|

5 Reasons Busy Moms Turn to Self Storage to Make Life More Manageable

According to research, today’s mothers are more prepared than their mothers and grandmothers were. The average age of first-time mothers is now 26 because women are graduating from college and joining the workforce before having their first child. Even so, managing your time as a mother is very different than managing your time as a student or a successful businesswoman. […]

By |2020-06-22T21:48:00-04:00February 9th, 2020|Family Life, Organizing Advice, Storage Tips|

Five Family-Friendly New Year’s Resolutions for 2020

  The best family-friendly New Year’s resolutions are those that create more fun, laughter, and love in the family. Some resolutions, like eating more healthfully, sound good on paper but tend to fail because they lack this “fun” factor. As a result, they become a burden which can cause conflict, guilt, or stress in the family. […]

By |2019-12-29T19:10:13-04:00January 4th, 2020|Family Life|
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