A Man and a Can: Meals for Your Move

Packing those moving boxes can definitely make you hungry. But, is there anything to eat? Everyone who moves goes through it: What do we eat? Do we go out to eat? Pick something up? Cook? Do we even have anything to cook? I like to call this just part of the “moving season.” You are at the point […]

Funny Moving Day Pictures

Moving day is what you make of it. You can either go through the motions and get it over as quickly as possible or you can take a second to snap a couple of silly photos to remember a period of change in your life. These movers went with the latter and became U-Haul Famous by […]

Movies to Watch After Your Move

Now that your move is over, it’s time to relax with a good movie. If you’re as indecisive as I am, deciding exactly which of these films would take a lifetime so we decided to help you out by providing some options with these movies about moving on. Sliding Doors  Helen learns that everything happens for a reason […]

Benefits of Carpooling

Did you know the average person spends 40 hours a year stuck in traffic? And, did you know that taking the HOV lane can cut your commute time down by as much as half? Spending half the time being stuck in the car sounds pretty enticing to me. If it does to you too, check […]

Top 5 Best Grilled Items for the Big Game

Football fans all around the world are celebrating because it is almost February and we all know what that means: the Big Game is almost here! So what is your meal going to look like on Sunday? Make sure your propane tanks are filled, fire up the grill and pick one of our best grilled […]

Living in Brooklyn

You did it! You finally made the move to New York City and even better you moved to Brooklyn! While you can pick up a brochure and find a lovely list of places to visit and sites to see, the best way to get to know Brooklyn is as a local. These tips will help you do […]

Tips for Grilling Whole Fish

Grilling whole fish has many benefits.  The skeleton and skin keep softer fish from falling apart while grilling and the skin also locks in more flavor. For those who are a fan of crispy fish, when grilling whole fish the skin becomes crackly and crispy. Some people choose to remove skin after cooking, while others keep it on […]

Your Guide to the Best Moving Day Selfie

On average, how many selfies do you think are taken before just the right one is found? Five, ten? Guess higher! I read an article a few months ago that said the author took 40, yes 4-0!, selfies before selecting the perfect one. I have to admit, I’ve been guilty of taking more than a […]

How To Quickly Clean Your Apartment Once You Move Out

We’ve all been there, you’ve spent the entire day moving your belongings into your new home,  you’re tired and exhausted. The last thing you want to do is head back to your old pad and clean it. Although, if you want your deposit back from your landlord you may have to make the journey back to the […]

Tips for Moving Heavy Items Upstairs

Almost everyone has lived in an upstairs apartment or bought a two story house at some point in their life. I have done both and have experienced the joy and pain of several moves in and out of these two. I have come up with some ideas and tips to help move those heavy items. […]

The Five Coolest Hitch Covers

You’ve had a hitch installed on your vehicle and enjoyed many trips with the ability to haul your gear behind you on your travels. In between your adventures it is important to keep your hitch protected. So how do you do that? The answer is simple: Get a hitch cover. Although it may seem like […]

Moving to Illinois

Illinois is both interesting and beautiful. It has played an important role in the history of our country, with quite a few of our nation’s leaders calling it “home” at one point or another. U.S. Presidents such as Barack Obama, Ronald Reagan, and even Abraham Lincoln walked down the streets that you will soon walk as […]