Most Sought After Amenities

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Gone are the days where all we looked for in an apartment was, “how many beds/baths?” With the ability to do advanced searches online, more and more communities began to add all sorts of amenities. This is a great thing for the current, or soon to be, apartment hunter. It allows you to choose the […]

Gift Wrapping Tips

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Christmas time brings a treasured tradition for me-Gift Wrapping. I just love to gift wrap presents (for Christmas as well as other holidays). But during the Christmas season is when I really get to strut my creativity. In my house, I’m the gift wrapper. I even wrap my own gifts from other family members (taped […]

Game Day Recipes That Will Make you Do Your Touchdown Dance

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If you been on the search for some fun snack ideas for your game day party, look no further! Give these yummy creations a try when the tummies start to rumble.  Click here for the recipes Before the game stop by The Addison on Long  Bayou for a tour!

30th Annual St. Petersburg Fire Rescue Block Party!

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Join the St Petersburg Fire Rescue on Saturday, October 12 from 10am- 2pm at Fossil Park.  This event will have free food and drinks, face painting,  lifeline helicopter landing, K9 demonstration, side by side live burn demonstration, a bounce house and much more! Admission is Free! Date:  Saturday, October 12 Time: 10am-2pm Location: Fossil Park – […]

Decorating on a Budget

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It’s time to get creative! If you’re decorating style is stuck in a rut but you have little to no money to do anything about it, check out these great ideas. Most don’t require you to purchase anything, just using things you already have in your house. But boy will these ideas do the trick! […]

Should I Paint My Rental?

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Of all the “tools” in a renter’s “toolbox,” paint is a favorite. Not only is it relatively inexpensive and usually reversible, but it is truly one of the most effective ways to change the look and feel of any space. However, painting walls are not always allowed or necessarily the right decision. Before you crack […]

2nd Friday’s in Dunedin!

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Spend every second Friday of the month sipping, shopping & strolling through charming Downtown Dunedin! Local shops, restaurants & bars will be open for you to enjoy! This event is completely free! No wristbands or tickets required. Time: 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. Place:  John R. Lawrence Pioneer Park 420 Main Street, Dunedin, Fl 34698  Before […]

Tailgate Tips: Grilling and Food Safety

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Tents and tables are going up, grills are being lit and kick off is just hours away. It’s tailgate time! Make sure yours goes off without a hitch by following these food safety and safe grilling tips: Spoiled food spoils the party. Keep cold foods cold: Serve dips, eggs or mayo-based dishes on ice, or […]

6 Ways to Manage Life on a Budget

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There’s no denying that living on a budget can be tough. You’re constantly battling the feeling of “Should I buy this? Do I really need this? Can I afford this?” But don’t get stressed or upset because you are definitely not alone. So here are some tips and suggestions to help save that extra penny […]

3 Tips for Hosting a BBQ on a Budget

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Hosting a party doesn’t mean you need to break the bank. Consider trying these creative ideas to cut down on costs for your summer barbecue! Stuff with Veggies Not only do they taste great and are good for you, you’ll be able to save a little dough when you add a few more veggies to […]