Moving is an experience that can leave even the most organized person stressed, frustrated and worn out. Whether you’re moving down the street, across town, or to another state, getting your personal “stuff” from one place to another doesn’t need to be what may seem like a losing battle. With these 10 tips, you can make your moving experience a smooth operation...

Did you know that the divorce rate spikes after the holidays each year, reaching its annual peak in March? In fact, January has been nicknamed “divorce month” since the most popular day to file is the first day children return to school after winter break. As you navigate this stressful journey, a number of people are going to tell you how to handle the...

                Television fans rejoice–The Granthams and their staff return January 4th on PBS for a fifth season. If you’re a die-hard Downton Abbey fan, you know the show is all about power plays and countermoves. But could the show’s plotlines have been altered if storage had been an option for the characters?...

Give your potential movers background checks. It’s important to make sure your mover is licensed and has a good track record. By going on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) website, you can easily see if your movers are licensed or have any complaints against them. Also make sure they have insurance. Check company reviews. In addition to...

There’s something magical about getting the family together to trim the tree and hang the stockings. What isn’t so magical? Finding space to store and organize your holiday decorations for the rest of the year. Save yourself the holiday headache and consider these five storage solutions for your décor. Christmas Lights Do your Christmas lights always end up in...

                    Downsize your wardrobe. Chances are your closet and drawers are filled with clothing you haven’t worn in years or simply forgot about. Conquer clutter by first getting rid of all of the shirts, pants, and shoes you don’t wear anymore. Sell them for extra cash or donate them to people who...

                    Artificial Trees Putting away a fake Christmas tree can be a hassle, but storing it the wrong way can make taking it out next year even worse. If you’re dismantling the tree, sort the pieces by tier. Many fake trees have color-coded pieces, which is a great way to organize them too. Also...

We’re going to play a little association game. Here are the clues: It is a place. This place resides in the most luxurious cities, worldwide. Features have been known to include waterfalls, wine coolers and beach front. Sounding pretty great, huh? Well, this place is so great that movie stars, politicians and athletes frequent it. We know what you’re thinking:...

                  Planning to move to Houston, Texas, but want to know more? Familiarize yourself with what Houston has to offer using our guide below. Here are a few important things to know. Prepare for warm weather. If you love hot weather, Houston is the place to be. The city has warm temperatures year round, but summer...

Are you moving your mother across the country to a senior community? Or maybe your dad is coming to stay with you. No matter the situation, moving a senior parent from his or her home can be difficult. Here are a few survival tips: Communicate Effectively First, sit down with your parent and discuss the reasons for the move along with the plan of attack for the move...