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Leaping Into Love: Tips for Moving In Together


There is no doubt about it. Taking on a roommate to share living expenses is one of the best ways to control your cost of living. It is practically a must if you live in some of the most expensive cities in the United States such as New York City, Chicago, or San Francisco. It is tough enough sharing an apartment with a stranger or even a friend, but you add love to the mix and there are certain things you should think about before moving in together.

How to Store Vegetables in the Refrigerator


Because of the highly perishable nature, you can lose a lot of money unless you know how to store vegetables and fruit properly. Don’t be so quick to stow everything away in your refrigerator’s crisper, either. You may be surprised to find that the countertop is the best place for a considerable amount of fruit and vegetable storage.

Preserving Heirlooms and Antiques for Future Generations

Vintage Clothing | Preserving Heirlooms and Antiques for Future Generations

Your aunt's prized paintings, your great-grandmother's wedding dress, your favorite stuffed animal from childhood… So many items in our lives have incredible personal value. Yet, we don't always have much room to display them. While many items are easy to stow away in a storage unit, delicate ones may require more precise care. Fortunately preserving heirlooms and antiques isn’t difficult at all.

The 10 Best Valentine DIYs


If going through the same old tricks that everyone else does is just not for you, why not try something different this year? Try one of these alternative valentine DIYs that will have your special someone swooning from the effort they think it took to create – but really was quite easy!

10 Super Manly DIY Projects

Belt Shelf | Manly DIY Projects

Do you go running for your mancave when you hear the word ‘crafts'? Can Pinterest how-tos with pastels, yarn, flowers, and papier mache make you scream? Don't worry, we've got you covered! These days, crafting and DIY can be enjoyed by everyone, no matter their gender or interests. Give a few of these excellent tutorials a spin; you'll be amazed by how satisfying it is to have something you made with your own hands.

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