Moving to The Catholic University of America

“Deus Lux Mea Est” or “God is my light” is the official motto of The Catholic University of America (CUA). Lying in the Nation’s Capital, CUA, is the only national Catholic university and is home to over 6,000 undergraduate and graduate students. In fact, it was founded by Catholic Bishops and given a charter by […]

Moving to Knoxville

Originally the first capital of Tennessee, Knoxville lies in the Easternmost part of the state and is the third largest city behind Nashville and Memphis. Knoxville is steeped in Appalachian history and acts as one of the gateways to The Great Smoky Mountains National Park. If you’re thinking about moving to The Marble City, here’s […]

How to Announce Your Move

Moving–especially long distance–is an exciting time in your life; one that can affect those closest to you. After all of the major details of your move have been decided and set in stone, it’s time to tell your friends, family and co-workers. Here’s some tips on how to announce your move! Do’s and Dont’s DO […]

Why Should I Buy a TV Box?

Picture this! You go into an electronics store and purchase your dream flat screen TV. You know, the one you’ve been wanting to buy for months. You finally bring it home and set it up and toss the large cardboard box it came in. Flash forward a few months and you find yourself having to […]

Moving Into Your First House

Moving into your first house is a major milestone in your adult life; a momentous occasion that marks the end of one chapter and the beginning of the next. For many, owning a Forever Home, is the ultimate goal in life. Whether you’re simply renting, buying temporarily or planning on building a lifetime worth of […]

How to Plan a Going Away Party

Saying goodbye to a friend or loved one who’s moving away can be difficult to do. Rather than send them away on a solemn note, why not celebrate this new chapter in their lives with a going away party? Parties–no matter what type–are all about the details! So, here are a few tips and ideas on […]

Moving to St. Louis, MO

St. Louis–the Gateway to the West–lies on the western bank of the Mississippi River, bordering Illinois. The city, along with neighboring suburbs, was Missouri’s largest metropolitan area in 2014 with approximately 2.9 million residents. St. Louis is also one of the most populous cities in the United States. Here’s what you need to know about […]

Moving to Chilliwack, BC

Chilliwack, British Columbia is approximately 102 kilometers (63 miles) southeast of Vancouver. It is primarily known as an agricultural community. However, as the population has grown to just over 80,000 residents, it is steadily becoming more urban. Surrounded by mountains, Chilliwack is nicknamed “The Great Outside” and offers plenty of recreational activities for residents and […]

Keeping Kids Safe around Propane

As a parent, protecting your child from anything that could hurt them is one of your highest priorities. However, we also want our children to protect themselves and show responsibility when we’re not around. Sometimes that means teaching them how to properly use certain household items or tools.  Here are some tips for keeping kids […]

Moving to Halifax, Nova Scotia

Sometimes referred to, simply, as “The Fax” or “Hali”, Halifax, Nova Scotia lies on the southeastern coast of Canada and is the province’s capital. Legally called the Halifax Regional Municipality, this city is composed of four former individual municipalities that merged together in 1996-Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford and the Municipality of Halifax County. Halifax is considered […]

Moving to Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs is 60 miles south of Denver and lies in the shadow of Pikes Peak, on the southeastern edge of The Rocky Mountains. The city is more than a mile above sea level and home to the United States Air Force Academy, the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame and the United […]

How Many Moving Help Providers Do I Need?

Moving–especially all on your own–can be stressful. Many people call on friends or family members to help them move; usually with the promise of free pizza in return. But what if you’re truly on your own for your move? U-Haul has partnered with Moving Help Marketplace, a service that allows you to locate professional movers locally. […]