Ideas To Repurpose That Old Bookshelf

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DIY projects are a fun way to repurpose things you already have and create something new and useful. You might have an old bookshelf or two lying around. And if you don’t, it’s an easy item to pick up secondhand. Let your creative juices flow and make something great with... [read more]

Stuck Inside This Winter? We’ve Got You Covered

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Winter weather can put a damper on plans to go out. But that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy yourself and get things done. If you’re starting to feel a bit of cabin fever, don’t despair. Instead, change things up. If you have to stay inside this winter, try these small... [read more]

Create More Space In Your Pantry

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It seems like the kitchen gets messy so quickly. Whether you’re in a compact kitchen or have tons of space, it doesn’t take much to get disorganized. But you can take control of the chaos by focusing on your pantry. In fact, there are simple ways you can create the space... [read more]

Take On These New Activities As A Couple

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Relationships take work, whether they are new or established. It can be easy to get into a routine. But sometimes, too much routine can prevent the relationship from growing and thriving. When couples grow and do new things together, they are more likely to feel the relationship is fulfilling. Try doing... [read more]

Say Goodbye To The Packed Sandwiches For Lunch

Healthy and nutritious lunch or snack boxes to go with hummus and pita, eggs and vegetables
Packed lunches are often the norm whether you work or send the little ones off to school each day. But although sandwiches are often the go-to option, they can get a bit boring. However, there are so many different ways you can jazz up your boxed lunch. Say goodbye to... [read more]

Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions Going With These Tips

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Many people make New Year’s resolutions each year, hoping to accomplish their goals. In fact, most resolutions are basically goals that people set for themselves. Unfortunately, many people don’t end up achieving their goals. But there are things you can do to set yourself up for success and bring your resolutions to... [read more]

Mill Mountain Coffee And Tea Is Your Spot To Re-Energize

Cappuccino coffee. (could also be a latte)
In the Salem and Roanoke area, you can get coffee that’s locally roasted and ground. Each cup is as fresh as can be, ready to warm your body and soul. Since 1990, Mill Mountain Coffee has crafted artisan coffee and tea for everyone who stops in. They believe that everyone should be... [read more]

Sunroof V.S. Moonroof: What’s The Difference?

Panoramic Glass and sliding system sunroof on car. Blue Skies in car Through Sunroof.
When you are car shopping, you want a quality vehicle. You also desire to have a car that offers a variety of great amenities and features. These features help make your vehicle not only stand out from the pack, but provide you and your passengers with comfort and pleasure along... [read more]

Wash Your Heavy Comforter Like A Pro

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Comforters, blankets, quilts, and duvets come in different sizes and materials. During the winter, you'll likely use bedding that is warmer than your summer bedding. If you do, you'll notice that the heavier bedding takes a bit more attention than lighter sheets and blankets. If you're not sure how to... [read more]

Spice Up This Valentine’s Day With New Ideas

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How many times has your date night turned into dinner and a movie? A lot? Well, this Valentine's Day find something new to do. No matter how long you've been in love (or strong like) with your significant other, it never hurts to switch things up and make it interesting.... [read more]