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3 Rules to Beach Courtesy

3 Rules to Beach Courtesy

As beachgoers find their ideal spot on the local sands of Junipero or Seal beach this summer, it’s important to remember that there are inherent guidelines for optimum beach courtesy. With those beaches now open, but with restrictions due to COVID-19, it’s even more...

4 Key Ingredients for Awesome Smoothies Every Time

4 Key Ingredients for Awesome Smoothies Every Time

What’s not to love about smoothies? They are portable, packed with nutrients, colorful, and easy to make. You can personalize your smoothie anyway you like, but to ensure you are getting the most out of your smoothie, here are four key ingredients not to miss! 1....

3 Features to Help Your Apartment Feel More Like a Home

3 Features to Help Your Apartment Feel More Like a Home

Have you ever looked around your apartment and wondered, “How can I make this feel more like a home?” If you have just moved in, chances are you could be asking yourself that question right now. Even if your new space is beautiful, it’s not uncommon to feel not quite...

What All Pet Owners Should Know about Dog Waste

What All Pet Owners Should Know about Dog Waste

Rosie is starting to whine and scratch at the door. It must be time for a walk, but with a conference call in 15 minutes, do you really have time to follow her and pick up afterward? Or can you just get away with leaving her droppings in a corner of the courtyard and...

Add More Spring to Your Apartment with These Four Plants

Add More Spring to Your Apartment with These Four Plants

Spring has arrived, and there’s no better way to officially welcome the burst of vibrancy that comes this time of year than by filling your home with flowers and greenery. If you haven’t fully cultivated your green thumb or the thought of sustaining life brings a...

Want to be a good neighbor? Here are 5 things you can do right now.

Want to be a good neighbor? Here are 5 things you can do right now.

When we face challenging circumstances, how can we connect with others and be neighborly when we can’t physically get close to them? If you want to be a good neighbor and a well-liked member of the community, here are five tips that work well with social distancing....

The surprisingly wonderful benefits of rental living

The surprisingly wonderful benefits of rental living

If you are considering moving into an apartment, you are not alone. Experts estimate there are just over 43 million renter-occupied housing units in the US. And while renters are renting for a variety of reasons, there are some common perks that renters enjoy. Here...

Reasons why setting goals is a good thing

Reasons why setting goals is a good thing

Don’t let New Year’s resolution failure fool you. Setting goals is a good thing. Let’s talk about goals. Wait! Not New Year’s resolutions. I mean regular, everyday goal setting; those goals that you can (and should) start at any time. Although around 80 percent of us...