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How to Plan a Wanderlust Weekend

How to Plan a Wanderlust Weekend

A wanderlust is someone who travels All. Of. The. Time. For those most afflicted, planning a trip away from home is an obsession. The next adventure begins immediately after returning from the last one. And, because closed borders and travel restrictions are still a reality, here are some ideas to spark your wanderlust weekend that […]

By Tracy P.
Friday, April 2nd
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Get Your RV Ready for Spring Travel | Checklist and Tips

Get Your RV Ready for Spring Travel | Checklist and Tips

With warmer weather ahead, it’s time to get your RV ready for Spring travel. Whether you’re a snowbird, have a young family, or are somewhere in between on the journey of life, adventure is calling.

By Tracy P.
Sunday, March 21st
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9 Notable Chicago Women to Celebrate Women’s History Month

9 Notable Chicago Women to Celebrate Women’s History Month

The month of March is Women’s History Month. Back in 1978, in my hometown of Santa Rosa, California a group of educators chose a local celebration centered around International Women’s Day. The movement quickly spread across the country and in 1980 President Jimmy Carter issued the first Presidential Proclamation declaring a the week of March […]

By Tracy P.
Sunday, March 7th
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How to Celebrate Valentine’s Day On a Tight Budget During the Pandemic

How to Celebrate Valentine’s Day On a Tight Budget During the Pandemic

Celebrating Valentine’s Day during a pandemic certainly presents it’s challenges. So whether you’re 0n a tight budget this February or have decided to try outdoor dining in the middle of winter, 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 […]

By Stephanie K.
Wednesday, February 10th
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New Home Design Trends Focus on Personalizing Your Space

New Home Design Trends Focus on Personalizing Your Space

This past year brought opportunities and challenges that fundamentally changed how we live in our homes. We all can agree, more space would be nice. That’s why home design trends are introducing new and creative combinations but continue to lean toward clean and clutter-free.  

By Tracy P.
Tuesday, January 19th
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Simplify Your Winter Move with These Tried and True Tips 

Simplify Your Winter Move with These Tried and True Tips 

Several reasons make a winter move seem not so bad. Hiring professionals in their off-season can save you money, as can buying a house during winter. Wintry weather makes it easier to stay indoors and spend time preparing to move too.

By Tracy P.
Monday, January 11th
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Christmas Gift Ideas for Your Dog – Presents Your Pet Will Love in 2021

Christmas Gift Ideas for Your Dog – Presents Your Pet Will Love in 2021

While dogs don’t understand the holidays, they do love attention. Pets also notice when everyone else is getting attention like when their people are opening gifts on Christmas morning. Make sure your furry friend joins in the fun with these gift ideas your pet will love all year long.

By Tracy P.
Saturday, December 19th
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Smart Kitchen Trends to Make the Most of this Multifunctional Room

Smart Kitchen Trends to Make the Most of this Multifunctional Room

We demand a lot from our kitchens. As a result, today’s smart kitchen designs feature a whole host of technological wonders. Imagine adjusting the kitchen lighting as the sun sets or changing the temperature and time on your oven from cook to warm from the convenience of your smartphone. All while walking the dog or […]

By Tracy P.
Sunday, October 4th
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6 Tips for Creating a Backyard (or Balcony) Office

6 Tips for Creating a Backyard (or Balcony) Office

As the work from home trend continues to grow, so does the need for more space in our lives. For many Americans, that means expanding designated indoor working spaces to backyard offices. 

By Tracy P.
Saturday, August 29th
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Moving Home During the Pandemic? Here’s What You Need to Know

Moving Home During the Pandemic? Here’s What You Need to Know

Becoming financially independent from our parents has always been an essential milestone in growing up in America. But for young people moving home during the pandemic, that right of passage has been strangely interrupted.

By Tracy P.
Sunday, August 16th
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