Moving to Madison

Sometimes nicknamed the “City of Four Lakes,” Madison offers a wide array of things to see and do. It caters to everyone, from the outdoorsy types and the art lovers to the nightlife explorers. Music festivals, museums, sports, restaurants, you name it. Whatever your interests might be, there’s something there to suit your preferences when moving to Madison! If you’re prepping […]

4 Steps to Building a Successful Five Year Plan

There are so many smart and hard-working people in the world.  How is it that some people find more success in the world?  I am sure there are several reasons, but one similarity I see in most successful people is that successful people set goals and make plans to succeed.  Although these people may make […]

Sustainable Ways to Get Rid of Holiday Gift Wrapping

If you’re anything like me, the end of this long holiday weekend means getting rid of the mountain of gift wrapping paper, boxes and other packaging your holiday gifts came in.  Those of you who went shopping on Boxing Day may have even added more packaging to the pile left over after Christmas morning.  Now […]

Cleaning for the New Year

Fresh year, fresh start! There’s something about the shift from one calendar year to the next that makes everyone want to change for the better. Of course, we all know that changes can be made any day of the year and don’t need to correspond with your new planner. So, if you’re reading this and […]

Top 5 Ways to Use Propane on Your Camping Trip

The great outdoors offer a fantastic place to escape every day with your friends and family. Many choose to “rough it” and bring along minimal supplies and luxuries, while others choose to bring the comforts of home along to make the experience a little more enjoyable. No matter what your camping style, there are propane-fueled products […]

Preparing Your Home for Winter Storms

Preparing your home for winter storms starts long before the first snowflake falls. Before the forecast calls for extreme weather, make sure your home is in the best possible condition. Proactive Preparation While the weather is still decent, take these household precautions: Insulation: making sure your home is properly insulated to keep the warmth in […]

How to Keep Your Belongings Safe in a Trailer

Keeping your belongings safe in a trailer begins with proper packing and follows through the entire loading, driving and unloading process. In order to safely move your items in a trailer, you need to have all of the right supplies. Packing a Trailer For starters, make sure you are using the right moving supplies as […]

Moving Tips for Senior Citizens

Moving day for senior citizens can come with added stress, as many are moving out of their longtime homes into smaller apartments. For many of us with aging parents, ensuring a relaxed move carries enormous importance–so follow these tips to have a smooth moving day. Don’t over-exert yourself Moving for seniors presents more challenges than […]

Tips for Downsizing into a Retirement Home

As we get older, we somehow manage to accumulate more and more stuff. As the years go on, we get to a certain point where we must downsize our space and declutter our lives. Downsizing into a retirement home can be a physically and emotionally tough time, but these tips should help smooth over the […]

How to Enjoy the Holidays Alone

Flying solo during the holiday season isn’t gloomy at all when you have the right idea of how to plan out your time. Whether you’ve got a bad case of the flu and don’t want to risk getting friends or family sick, or you moved to a new state and don’t know anyone–follow these tips […]

8 Things to Do on a Cross Country Move

Let’s face it, not everyone is up for a cross country move. They take days to arrive at your final destination and the drive itself can be hard on your body with all the time you’re sitting. Take advantage of your journey by doing some of these things on your cross country move! Eat like […]

Selecting A Storage Facility: Superhero Edition

Selecting the right storage facility to store your belongings does not have to be a difficult task. While you’re searchingĀ for the best self-storage facility out there, think about it from a superhero’s perspective. What would they look for in a self-storage facility? The following criteria should help you decide what requirements are important to you […]

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