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 […]
Getting enough exercise during winter months can be a challenge, especially if you own a dog. We know how important it is for people to be active during winter, but we can go to the gym when it’s too cold to exercise outdoors. By taking 20 to 30 minutes a day to get your sweat […]
Happiness research reveals there are several strategies for well, being happy. But on the eve of Thanksgiving, we wanted to find out how being grateful can make us happier. Those we spoke with were especially grateful for family and friends, of course, but how will you show your gratitude this season?
Moving can be one of the most stressful times in an adult’s life. On top of that, it can also be one of the most financially difficult times. Due to the cost of buying a new home, packing, storage, and moving, you may find that all of these things are quickly adding up and emptying […]
Are you chronically disorganized or do you live life disorder-free? Few of us land on either extreme. No matter where you fall on the spectrum, research tells us that keeping our lives clutter-free and organized increases both happiness and productivity. Sort – Purge – Assign – Containerize. Equalize. SPACE Offers a Winning Formula to Get […]
Why wait for a vacation or a day off work to pamper yourself? It’s not easy to prioritize yourself if you lead a busy lifestyle. It’s even more important to practice self-care and recharge after moving. But it’s time to make that a priority.
Millennials are choosing to move back home with their parents more than previous generations. But why are millennials struggling to get their own home? A lot comes down to the Great Recession, which hit when millennials were just starting their careers. Though the economy has now recovered, the Great Recession had a long-term impact […]
The two most popular reasons people choose to live in big cities like Chicago or Atlanta are for career opportunities and lifestyle. From tiny apartments to historic homes, here’s how self storage can make it easier (and even cheaper!) to live in a big city.
Whether you’re snowed in or feeling blue because of the winter darkness, it’s time for some tidying up with winter organizing tips!
So, you and your newlywed are moving into together—the wedding went off without a hitch and the honeymoon romantic. Now what? From agreeing on home decor to divvying up household chores, merging two lives can be a challenge.