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Unique Ideas for Your Friendsgiving

One of the great things about Friendsgiving is there’s no rules! Try one of these ideas to put your twist on the day.

November is the perfect time to get together with friends, enjoy a good meal, and set aside a day to enjoy each other’s’ presence. While the origins of Friendsgiving are a bit muddy (Merriam-Webster t...
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3 Pet Halloween Costume Ideas for Procrastinators

Even if you put it to the last minute, you can include your pets in the Halloween spirit with these 3 DIY costume ideas.

Are you someone who gets into, and we mean really gets into Halloween? Do you start decorating your apartment with cobwebs and skeletons as soon as the clock hits midnight on October 1? Did you start ...
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Oct 26

Fall Events and Activities in Kansas City This Fall

From downtown Kansas City to Overland Park, there is so much to do this fall!

Whether you’re looking for a good scare or hearty fall produce, Kansas City offers several fun and exciting fall attractions. Skip the driving, many of these attractions are located near your apartmen...
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Sep 30

10 Ways to Save Energy and Money in Your Apartment

Even if you’re renting utility bills can pile up. Use these simple tips to be more eco friendly and save money.

From leaky faucets, to drafty windows and doors, to “vampire” devices, there are hidden energy thieves all over your apartment. Along with the energy, these thieves are taking your money as you have t...
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Aug 21

7 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Local Farmers Market

You can find the best fresh fruits and vegetables at farmers markets. Use these 7 tips to get the most out of a great resource.

Whether it’s to save some money or be more health conscious, more and more people are cooking for themselves and being more thoughtful about what they eat. One easy way to continue this mentality, whi...
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Aug 1

How to Make Your Own Popsicles

Nothing says summer like getting brain freeze eating a frozen treat. Why settle for store-bought popsicles when you can make your own?

While it is easy to just go to the store and buy some popsicles, those can be high in sugar and artificial dyes. If you make your own you get to control the ingredients and the amount of sugar, not to...
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Jul 16

Five Grilling Ideas That Aren’t Burgers and Dogs

Break away from the expected burgers and dogs while grilling this summer. Try one of these five recipes to shake things up.

Whether you’re on your private apartment patio or backyard grill, the sizzling sounds and delicious smoke rising are sure signs that summer has arrived. While you definitely want to make good use of t...
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Jun 27
Start by selecting your space and evaluate the level sunlight your balcony receives throughout the day. Pick the best spot for your new garden, provided the light is just right. If you have outdoor sp...
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May 29