Resources

Can’t-Kill Flowers, Trees and Shrubs!

June 30, 2020

Has this thought ever crossed your mind when you’re shopping for beautiful but delicate flowers and plants, or temperamental shrubs and trees? “I’d like to have one of those, but what if it dies?” For someone with light-green thumbs, it’s not that we’re afraid, but there are a lot of variables we can’t control – …

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East Coast to Southshore!

June 23, 2020

When Kirsten Miller and her family moved from Maryland to Colorado last fall, they were very deliberate about choosing a home. Even though they only had a month to make a decision – dictated by career relocations – Southshore easily topped the list.

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Beat the Heat with Frozen Treats!

June 16, 2020

With the forecast for outside air temperatures creeping toward the 90s, it’s time to break out the ice cream and fro-yo recipes and whip up some frozen desserts! Here are a few cool recipes to tantalize your taste buds and beat the heat!

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Backyard-to-Beach, Summer Reading at Southshore

June 9, 2020

If there was ever a time to delight in escapist fiction and summer beach reading, it’s THIS summer! Unfortunately, we have to wait a bit longer for the beach at nearby Aurora Reservoir to open up for our annual fun times in the sun and the sand. In the meantime, head to the hammocks and …

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Most-Googled Pandemic Recipes!

June 2, 2020

The entire world – not just the U.S. – has been cooking more, thanks to the stay-at-home guidelines issued by various leaders. That has led to some clear winners in the category of most-Googled recipes during the planet-wide pandemic! Google recently released the most popular meals searched for on the internet, and we’re bringing them …

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Cooking Tips from Restaurant Chefs!

May 26, 2020

Doing a little-more-than-usual cooking lately? So are we! That’s why we searched high and low for cooking tips from restaurant chefs to make the experience more enjoyable and with the best-tasting results! We found products that make your life easier, the secret for keeping veggies and herbs fresher longer, secret ingredients for sauces and other …

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Best of Summer: Memorial Day Deals!

May 19, 2020

My oh my, it’s a great time to buy! A “day of remembrance” holiday is coming up and with it, all kinds of things for your home and for your life are being offered at deep discounts during Memorial Day sales. And what are the best bets of summer? We checked in with Consumer Reports …

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Where to Sell Your Clutter

May 12, 2020

If you’ve decluttered your house during a stay-at-home spring-cleaning this year, no doubt you have perfectly good clutter to get rid of that still has value. Here are some apps and online options that will help you sell your stuff for a little quick cash, along with how-to tips for advertising and marketing.

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Celebrating Mother’s Day at Home!

May 5, 2020

If the idea of celebrating Mother’s Day at home doesn’t sound special enough, we’ve got plenty of ideas to take the day to an all-time elegant high, even in the midst of social distancing! You can’t get much more stylish than Vogue, and that’s where we start helping make this coming Sunday a truly special …

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DIY Skills to Learn This Year

April 30, 2020

Everyone has a wishlist of DIY projects that might not match their skill sets! Take some  time to start acquiring the skills you need in order to tackle that dream project. And now that the weather is getting warmer, your list just might include an outdoors project or two!

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