It’s fall, my favorite season! Nothing puts me in a good mood like the first snap of cool air or the sight of orange edging the leaves on the trees. The advent of fall seems like a reason to celebrate, and of course it has traditionally been a great time for many harvest festivals. Why not make up your own rite of autumn this year by putting together a festival...

    Palm Coast, Florida, is a city on the move. Its population—currently at more than 75,000—is increasing rapidly. New residents are attracted by the beautiful coastal scenery; jobs in mid-sized businesses in its industrial parks; and proximity to St. Augustine, Daytona Beach, Orlando, and Jacksonville. ...

  I don’t like scary movies, but I absolutely adore Halloween! What’s not to love? It’s filled with pumpkins, autumn wreaths, spooky decorations, black cat potholders (guilty), creative costumes, a lovely parade of trick-or-treaters plus candy – all with the crunch of leaves underfoot. And, of course, my yearly viewing of “It’s the Great Pumpkin,...

 James Anderson– James Anderson is a writer for School Lockers and has unfortunately fallen victim to workplace theft in his career. Well thought out interior design has many advantages. It can not only breathe new life into an old space, but can also increase functionality in an office setting. Most people wouldn’t ever see design as a deterrent to...

I don’t know about you, but the words “window treatment” strike fear into my non-crafty heart. I can’t count the number of times I’ve been left pulling my hair out as I try to properly measure, purchase, and install curtains, shades, and their infuriating hardware. Unfortunately, short of nailing a random square of fabric over your window, there’s no way...

Staying organized when your child’s in school is full of challenges, but organizing your child’s lunchbox shouldn’t be one of them. Just follow these easy steps to pack healthy lunches your kids will love. Step One: Set Out Lunchboxes First, set out your kid’s lunchboxes in front of your preparation area. This will give you a visual for how much food...

Autumn is here, which means fallen leaves, pumpkins, spiced cider and beautiful rich fall colors. All of these are perfect for decorating your home for the next few months. Many people love to switch up the look of their home every couple of months as the seasons change. It makes for a welcoming looking and not to mention it’s fun to have a few craft projects...

  The best day of the year is here again: Halloween! What’s better than dressing up in as creative a costume as you can muster and having people give you as much candy as you can carry? Too bad I’m too old to go trick-or-treating, but I can still enjoy the holiday’s festivities. Pumpkin carving, ghoulish baked goods, and general silliness? I’m in! ...

  Sometimes numbers just sit there and stare at you, and I’m not talking about being bad at math! What I mean is that it may be difficult to get a sense of how big a space really is when you’re just gazing at numbers.   I’d like to help you figure out which size storage space may fit your needs. Keep reading to learn what typically fits in each size storage unit. I’ve also taken this a step further with some fictional storage customers! ...

Your water hose has worked hard for you all spring and summer. Just think of the forget-me-nots and zinnias that thrived with the help of your garden hose! Now that temperatures are cooler and the gardening season is coming to an end, it’s time to prepare your water hose for winter storage. Even if you don’t live in an area with cold temperatures, you should...