The in-laws are coming! Depending on your relationship with them, this may or may not be a good thing. Make it through the transition in one piece with these tips. Take a deep breath and relax. A study done by psychologist Terri Apter showed that more than 60% of married women said they experienced...

Planning to make the big move to Seattle? Get to know the city before heading out to the Pacific Northwest with our guide below. Here are some tips for moving to Seattle. Prepare for rainy weather. Seattle is known for its rainy weather, but not in the way you might think. Even though rain is frequent in the city (it rains at least 50% of the time), drizzle is more...

We all have those items we use only on occasion. Fine china for special occasions, specific medical, legal and financial documents, etc. Whatever the item and frequency of its use, the question is, what do you do with those items the rest of the time? Of course, a storage unit is always an option (and one we recommend J ) but I’m talking about things you need to...

The Internet is awash in organizing tips, from using bread clips for securing cords to hanging your shoes on the wall. But there’s one piece of organizing advice that will make the most profound difference in your daily life. And here it is: Create a place next to the front door for the things you usually take and bring when coming and going. If you’re the type...

Just because your kids are growing up doesn’t mean you have to throw away all of their toys. While they may not play with them, putting certain toys away might be a good idea for sentimental, monetary, and “just-in-case” reasons. Here are five toys you should never throw out. Video games. If video games and their consoles are still in working condition,...

                    Are you in the process of moving in with your significant other? It’s not just a big step for your relationship but also for your stuff. A lot of factors need to be taken into account before, during, and after the move. Find out what to prepare for below. Make sure this is the right move. Moving...

Part of what I love about my job as Content and Social Marketing Manager is talking with others about how something as simple as storage can have such a positive impact on lives. Recently, I talked with Carl Northcliff, a Navy veteran who served on the U.S.S. Yorktown during the Persian Gulf conflict. Despite suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and...

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Relocating to Chicago? Get a taste of what the city has to offer with our guide below. Here are some tips to prepare you for the move to Chicago. Get ready to experience all four seasons. Chicago may be known as the “Windy City,” but it’s not because of the weather. Actually, the average wind speed in Chicago is no greater than other parts of the country. Chicago...

Worried about staying warm and under-budget during those dark, cold months of the year? Here are ten inexpensive tips for making you and your domicile nice and cozy this winter. ...

Dare to transform yourself into a DIY elf, and you’ll see some smiles when gifts are opened! It’s barely autumn, true. Yet, this is the perfect time to get started on making your own holiday gifts. Just follow the links for tutorials. Creative DIY Gifts for Adults 1. Herb Garden Coffee Table: They’ll never see it coming, but those with sunrooms and a bit of...