Newlyweds First Home

You exchanged your vows, had the perfect fairytale wedding and now you are officially newlyweds! Now that you have finished wedding planning, what do you do with all that free time on your hands? One of the first steps for many couples after they tie the knot is to buy their first home! Now that […]

Moving Tips From A Military Wife

Moving is a constant part of the military life. On average, a military family moves every 3 years. While the military will move your belongings, especially in overseas situations, when the move is stateside, many families choose to either move all or part of their belongings themselves. With so many moves under their belts, service […]

How Daylight Saving Time Affects Your Move

Daylight Savings Time History Daylight Savings Time was created as a way to make the best use out of the daylight during the summer months. Every year, at 2 a.m. on the second Sunday in March, most of the U.S. and Canada advance their clocks by one hour. Does Daylight Savings Time affect your normal […]

What Fits in a Moving Box? [VIDEO]

As you prepare for your move, you’re going to have to decide how to best pack up all of your belonging. Thankfully, you don’t have to think about that too much because with the variety of moving box sizes, you can easily get boxed up and on your way. Small Moving Box Despite being “small”, […]

Turning a Spare Bedroom into a Nursery

Bringing a baby into this world is one of the most beautiful experiences one can have. Planning for their arrival, however, can be one of the most stressful. But it doesn’t have to be. Turning a spare bedroom into a nursery can be a rewarding experience if you plan efficiently. Consider these tips before you get started. […]

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. […]

Tips for Storing Antiques

Are you always searching for the best find at your local antique shop? Have you accumulated so many antiques over the years, that now you don’t know what to do with them? Or maybe your prized antique collection won’t fit in your new home and now  you need to find somewhere to store it? With […]

Moving Day Checklist

The time has finally come — today, you leave your home embark on a journey… kind of. But before you can settle into your new home and explore the area, you have to get all those last minute moving day checklist items out of the way. Hopefully at this point you’ve changed your listed information, […]

Things You Should be Cleaning More Often

Are you the “out of sight, out of mind” kind of person? There’s no shame in it, lots of us are. But when it comes to caring for your home, being a little mindful might be best. Sure we all dust and put away the dishes, but there are probably a few spots that you […]

Christmas Tree Ornaments out of Moving Supplies

  Decorating the Christmas tree is often a family tradition, so why not make ornament-making a tradition too? These ornaments can be made out of basic moving supplies and a few items from the craft store, and they’re easy enough for the kids to make! What You’ll Need: Cardboard box Paint Glitter Thread Scissors Pen […]

Six Tips to Winterize Your Home

As I sat down to research “how to winterize your home,” I quickly learned a lot! Living in Phoenix, Arizona, the Valley of the Sun, I realized that I probably think about winter differently than people who don’t live in Phoenix… as in: “Winter, where are you?” But, thinking about getting my home ready for […]