Holiday Cookies

cookies, homemade, gingerbread men

You open your email and there it is … you friend/family member/coworker is having a cookie swap. If your initial thought is to panic or think about heading to the grocery store for a pre-packaged box of cookies, take a deep breath and think again! Cookies are easy to make, and these recipes will make […]

Low to NO Cost Makeovers for Your Apartment!

couch, throw pillows, rug, picture, throw pillows candles

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! […]

Five Tips on Maximizing Your Bedroom for Sleep

bed, throw pillows, chaise lounge, lamps, side tables

After a long day working, you probably want to curl up in bed and relax. But just how do you create a soothing and welcoming environment where you can instantly fall asleep? For tips on maximizing your apartment bedroom for sleep and relaxation, we consulted Heather Hess, lead designer of interior design platform Swatchpop!, who […]

Decorating Your Apartment for Work-From-Home Success

computer screens, desk, chair, lighting, Tv

With advances in digital technology, more and more people are now working from home. But while working from home provides a lot of opportunities and conveniences, it also brings some challenges. With limited socialization, fluid work hours, the presence of pets, roommates, and/or children, and no requirement to get dressed in “real” clothes each day, […]

Smart Assistants- How to Get the Most Out of Your Smart Assistant

greatest things about your smart assistant

Whether you use Alexa, Siri, Cortana, or Google Assistant, you already more than likely know a little bit about what it’s like to use a virtual assistant. Even if it’s just asking Siri to read you a text, you’ve probably used a smart assistant before in one way or another! But when it comes to […]

National Smile Power Day

National Smile Day

Smile Power Day is today.  Give everyone you see a big friendly smile.   You never know, you’re smile just might turn someone’s day right around.  A smile is a powerful thing.  Flash a big smile to everyone you see today. Stop by The Addison on Long Bayou for a tour