College Moving Tips: Moving Out Timeline (INFOGRAPHIC)

Moving out of college can be stressful and usually it must be done several times during college.  Whether you are moving back to your hometown for the summer, studying abroad, moving out of the dorm, transferring to a new school or just moving into a new apartment there are many things that must be planned before […]

Distracted Driving: Tyler Duane Patnaude

Friday night, on April 25, 2014, I was with my best friends, Michael and Tyler, as well as our new friend Brendan. We were hanging out at a party for Tyler’s sister because it was her birthday. It was a clean party: no drugs, no alcohol, no substances that are commonly found at teenage parties. […]

Choosing a New Home vs. an Existing Home

When it comes to shopping for a home, there are many factors to take into consideration. The decision shouldn’t be made lightly, as you are going to be living in this home for years to come. There are an array of items you should take into account when deciding on what home to buy before […]

College Moving Tips: What Type of College Move are You? (Flowchart)

Typically students move several times during college.  Whether you are graduating, moving to college, studying abroad or off for one of the school breaks, chances are, you are “on the move”.  It is hard to remember every supply or service you need in the midst of all your other scholarly responsibilities.  Every move and mover […]

DIY Upcycling Craft: Moving Box

Instead throwing those leftover moving boxes in the recycling bin, turn them into something else completely new. Try this DIY upcycling project and turn a box in a storage bin. Using a few household supplies and a leftover box, you will be able to re-create the storage bin below for your household items. Here’s what you’ll […]

Living in Phoenix

If you’ve recently moved to the Living in the Valley of the Sun then you’re aware of these three things: there is no escaping the sun, there is an abundance of swimming pools and wherever you are, and you will always be in sight of cacti and palm trees. (Even though palm trees aren’t native to Arizona.) […]

Top Summer Grilling Accessories

Summer is near and with summer comes grilling by the pool! As the “hostess with the mostest,” it is your job to make sure that you execute the best pool party and BBQ of the season. Whether you are grilling for your own meal prep or for an entire party, here are the top summer grilling […]

College Moving Tips: Small Cross-Country Moves with a Car

When students are off to college, most of the time, they will want to bring their car with them. Aside from the obvious reason that they will need transportation to bring them around and out of campus, they want to bring a piece of home with them. A crucial decision you need to make will […]

5 Landmarks to See on Your Cross-Country Move

Statue of Liberty. Gateway Arch. Mount Rushmore. Psh! They’ve got nothing on the landmarks I’m interested in seeing on my cross-country move. If you prefer the odd and off-beat to the more commonly known, then this list of unusual and interesting landmarks is for you. Enchanted Highway Location: Regent, North Dakota Seven sculptures make up […]

Guide to a Perfect Garden

Spring time is here and Summer isn’t far around the corner, which means it is the perfect time to start your garden. Before you start planting your favorite vegetables or flowers, you should learn a couple easy tricks. Tip 1: Think Before Planting No two plants are the same nor are the atmospheres they are growing. […]

Talking to Your Kids about Distracted Driving

Protecting our children is always a parent’s highest priority, but figuring out a way to keep them safe isn’t always so simple. In today’s society, where, social media and staying connected to one another is so relevant, how do we teach them that their safety is of the utmost importance? Posting the most recent selfie or […]

College Moving Tips: Temporary Storage

Are you a college student heading home for break or maybe even traveling abroad? Regardless of your situation, you may be a little stressed and might need some help. Here is an overview of services that will help alleviate the stress and headache of moving and storing your items to and from college. Services like Collegeboxes let you […]