What to Bring on a Fishing Trip

    June 18 is National Go Fishing Day, which means it’s a prime time to cast out your line and reel in some summer fun! Before you head out the door with your tackle box and poles, add these items to your fishing trip supply list. Unless you’re going the catch-and-release route, you’ll need […]

Why You Need a Rooftop Carrier

Packing up the car for a move or road trip? Need a little bit more room, but don’t need a full trailer to haul the rest? Strap on a rooftop carrier, and you’re on your way to maximum car-loading efficiency. Equipped with 15 cubic feet of storage space atop your vehicle, the rooftop carrier is […]

College Senior To-Do List

If you’re entering your senior year of college, there’s a certain number of things to think about ahead of graduation and moving out. Preparing for the working world, living on your own and having no built-in vacation time are not easy transitions to make, so it’s best to face senior year with an attitude that’s […]

How to Decorate Your Graduation Cap

Decorating your graduation cap is your big shot at one last statement before the real world begins. Whether the design you choose is humorous, whimsical, matter-of-fact or simply colorful, it’s a fun project that can be done on a budget. Follow these steps to make one of two designs–a Pixar “UP”-themed graduation cap, or a nautical […]

Living in Mesa, AZ

As the third-largest city in Arizona (second to Phoenix and Tucson), Mesa welcomes many tourists and permanent residents alike. Living in Mesa offers enriching activities, cultural experiences, sporting events and dining option. Check out these tips and suggestions for living in Mesa. Things to Do Living in Mesa offers a multitude of things to see and […]

What to Expect on College Move-Out

The college years come with so many descriptors: life-changing, fun, wild, challenging, with perhaps a few disappointments or unexpected twists thrown in for good measure. But carrying out a successful successful college move-out process might bring even more surprises–so follow these notes on what to expect when it’s time to move out of your dorm […]

Moving with Jazz Instruments

Wind instruments–including the trumpet, saxophone, horn, flute, tuba, trombone, oboe, clarinet and saxophone–require special care when moving day rolls around. Shakes, bumpy roads or extreme temperatures can leave lasting damages on your jazz instruments, so leaving them to roll around in the back of a moving truck or trailer without being safely secured is detrimental to […]

Moving to Mesa, AZ

Located east of Phoenix and just southeast of Scottsdale, the city of Mesa is a vibrant one with hot summers and famously perfect winter weather. There’s plenty to do if you are planning on moving to Mesa, so follow these helpful tips before your desert adventure! Economy Mesa’s top industries include healthcare, aerospace/aviation, education, technology […]

How to Store Your Boat

Keeping your boat in pristine condition in between trips to the lake is crucial to the longevity of your watercraft. A storage unit just might be your safest bet, as it is climate-controlled and easy to access once you need to set sail! Whether you are preparing your boat for winter weather or simply keeping […]

Keeping Your Cat Calm on Moving Day

Cats and road trips don’t often mesh well.  Unlike dogs–who gleefully leap into the car and enjoy sticking their head out the window and smile along the way–cats are more leery when it comes to getting in a small carrier and feeling the car drive over bumps or turns. That’s why it’s important to ensure your […]

Moving to Oklahoma City

If you’re planning on moving to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, you are in for a vibrant city with plenty to do! Nicknamed “The Big Friendly,” this city lives up to the hype and offers desirable weather, fun-filled activities and exquisite museums, and variety for food and drink! Check out these tips if you are planning a […]

Top Cities for Camping

Even for a quick weekend trip, camping can be therapeutic if you’ve been trapped in the “concrete jungle” for too long. Check out the top cities for camping, and hit the road with your sport trailer on a hitch behind you! Olympic National Park, Washington Arguably the most breathtaking forest land in the United States, Olympic National Park […]