How To Help The Victims Of Hurricane Harvey

The devastation from Hurricane Harvey continues to be felt throughout Texas, as heavy rains and catastrophic flooding are expecting to continue for days. Although the extent of the damage and death toll is not yet clear, the National Weather Service is already calling the storm “unprecedented.” Major highways are submerged in floodwaters, emergency services have received thousands of calls and …

Good News Thanks to Amazon prices at Whole Foods just got Cheaper!

Amazon promises to slash prices immediately on top items at Whole Foods stores <img height=”1″ width=”1″ style=”display:none” src=”https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=381751682021778&ev=PageView&noscript=1″ /> Maybe Whole Foods Market will shed its “Whole Paycheck” image sooner than we might have imagined. On Thursday, the Austin-based supermarket chain and its soon-to-be owner, Amazon, said they’re slashing prices starting Monday at the natural and organic grocer. That’s the …

How to Clean Stainless Steel

  Basic Methods to Clean Stainless Steel Stainless steel is known for its ability to resist corrosion and rust and is thus a popular choice for kitchens and bathrooms. Dirt, dust, and grime, however, do put stainless steel at risk for corrosion and rust. Luckily, it responds well to cleaning, as long as you follow certain rules. In general, start …

Apartment Patio Makeover

We loved this apartment patio make over  from Home Depot and wanted to share it with all our residents. Decorating a small apartment balcony comes with its challenges. But Amber Kemp-Gerstel, the creative mind behind Damask Love has the small patio decorating ideas needed to make her tiny outdoor space beautiful, comfortable and great for entertaining. This is Amber’s contribution …

Total Solar Eclipse 2017: When, Where and How to See It (Safely)

  On Aug. 21, 2017, America will fall under the path of a total solar eclipse. The so-called Great American Total Solar Eclipse will darken skies all the way from Oregon to South Carolina, along a stretch of land about 70 miles (113 kilometers) wide. People who descend upon this “path of totality” for the big event are in for an unforgettable …

10 Ways to Celebrate National Book Lovers Day!

We’ll take any excuse to celebrate our love of the written word, and August 9’s National Book Lovers Day gives us a great one. 10 Ways to Celebrate National Book Lovers Day 1. Visit your local library 2. Reread an old favorite 3. Drop some literary references 4. Get a new bookshelf 5. Give the gift of reading 6. Hit …