How to Store Christmas Lights

How to Store Christmas Lights It’s the most wonderful time of the year until you have to put all those lights away. From decorating your apartment or house to wrapping the Christmas tree with twinkling lights or simply stringing lights around the house from wall to wall, Christmas lights are an essential part of holiday… Continue reading How to Store Christmas Lights

Three Recipes for Two for Your Small Thanksgiving Dinner

Three Recipes for Two for Your Small Thanksgiving Dinner Although you might think of large family gatherings when you think of Thanksgiving, you can still have a fulfilling Thanksgiving dinner for just yourself or with one other person. Of course, this might seem unusual to you, so maybe you need some help making small portions.… Continue reading Three Recipes for Two for Your Small Thanksgiving Dinner

The Calm Before the Storm

The Calm Before the Storm It feels extremely odd to focus on design this week, but I’m considering it a form of self-preservation today. We all need to do what calms us as we prepare for the inevitable storm ahead. Please tell me you’re voting today or tomorrow if you haven’t already. Click here to… Continue reading The Calm Before the Storm

Moving to San Francisco: Everything You Need to Know

Moving to San Francisco: Everything You Need to Know Thinking about moving to San Francisco? It’s a unique city that has its good, bad and weird. San Francisco is filled with contradictions and surprises, ranging from microclimate weather to the obvious unequal distribution of wealth. Even though San Francisco is home to tech giants (they… Continue reading Moving to San Francisco: Everything You Need to Know

Pros and Cons: Electric vs. Gas

Pros and Cons: Electric vs. Gas In our Pros and Cons series, we weigh the advantages and disadvantages of important decisions that apartment dwellers are making every day. When you’re looking to move into your first apartment, it’s common to see some apartment listings with gas heating and stoves. You might also see electric heating… Continue reading Pros and Cons: Electric vs. Gas