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How to Declutter & Spruce Up Your Home

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If you’re like most people, you probably have at least one or two of the following twelve items in your bedroom. You might even have all of them, and that’s nothing to be ashamed of; belongings tend to accumulate seemingly on their own. You may be intending to get rid of them “one of these days,” or you might have …

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Places You Can’t Ignore When Cleaning An Apartment

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If your apartment home is starting to feel less than fresh after the holiday decorations come down. Take a few extra minutes and check the places you probably missed on your last cleaning binge; along with some top tips on getting them super clean! Light Fixtures Over time, they’ll accumulate not only dust, but cobwebs and what an old guy …

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Holiday Decorating Tips for Small Apartments

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Decorating is challenging enough, but add no extra space and you have problems right? Wrong! Decorating for small spaces like apartments and dorms is challenging yes, but not so much you cannot accomplish this during the Christmas Season. There are some tricks and tips that can help you get going with decorating your small apartment to leave you still plenty …

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33 Last-Minute Gifts that Are Actually Meaningful

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The holidays are coming, the holidays are coming! No, but really: Hanukkah starts today. Christmas is now 12 days away. And Kwanzaa begins the day after that. Yes, there’s always express shipping, but this time of year that’s hardly the most dependable or cost-effective move (lost package alert = saddest news ever on Christmas Eve). And yet, if you haven’t …

We Love This, Looking for a Cute Way to Package Holiday Cookies?

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Make Christmas Crackers! Transform holiday cookies and candy into Christmas crackers for an extra festive touch. They’re perfect for gifting and make lovely party favors. Stack this year’s holiday cookies and sweets inside store-bought clear tubes. They’re more affordable — and festive — than tins or plastic containers, and they’re also sturdier in transit than cellophane wrapping. Add some tissue …