This Is the Best Time of Day To Shop at Trader Joe’s to Avoid Crowds
Trader Joe’s is one of the best places to grocery shop in the world. The store has fresh and tasty produce, a huge selection of great frozen foods, and the best seasonal treats – all for great prices. Honestly, Trader Joe’s almost always has better prices and deals than the grocery store. There are only a few select items that you can find for cheaper at a chain supermarket, but TJs is so good, why not shell out the extra 50 cents?
May 26, 2018
Outdoor Dining Essentials That We Can’t Believe Are Made of Melamine
With summer entertaining just around the corner, it’s time to refresh last year’s tired tumblers and worn-out tableware. Luckily, you don’t need to spend a ton to get a high-end, high-quality look. Forget the glassware and breakable pieces; this year it’s all about easy to serve, easy to care for melamine. With prints and quality this great, your guests will be coming back for seconds (and thirds!). Read on for our choice picks below.
May 26, 2018
The Best Ways to Decorate With Fringe
Since fringe is officially back and, apparently, here for the long haul, we thought we’d take a look at some of the more recent ideations of the design trend. Fringe adds an element of dimension that makes it a great decorating piece no matter where you place it. Take a look at some of our favorite picks below—ranging from tapestries to seating to everything in between—and try not to spend all of your money in one place!
May 26, 2018
Meghan Markle Officially Has a Coat of Arms and Her Own Royal Monogram
It has been quite the week for Meghan Markle! The new Duchess of Sussex got married one week ago in the biggest wedding of 2018 – maybe even the biggest wedding of the last decade! The royal wedding has been the most talked about media story for the last several weeks and there’s even more scoop about the newest royal! Now that she is officially wed to Prince Harry, Meghan has accepted her new royal title. With her husband, the couple is officially the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.
May 26, 2018
If You’re a New Grad, Can You Actually Afford to Live Alone?
You can only have your leftover lo mein eaten by your roommates so many times before you start to curse communal living. And for the legions of recent grads who are moving on from college dorms this spring, living alone may sound like a dream come true. But is it financially feasible? Locking down a job is the first step to determining your rent budget.
May 26, 2018
One Rule that Gets Me and My 4 Kids Out the Door With Less Stress
With everything that needs to be done at home and then the stuff that needs to be gathered for the day out, it’s a struggle to get out the door on time even if you only have yourself to take care of. With kids, the problem is drastically multiplied and getting out the door in the morning can quickly turn into a stomach-churning, bags-flying nightmare.
May 26, 2018
John Mayer Has a Laundry Collab – Yes You Read That Right
There is no better smell than laundry fresh out of the dryer. You will never want to get out of bed after putting fresh sheets on your mattress. That smell is to die for! Apparently, one celebrity loves laundry so much, they decided to branch out of their career path to create their own laundry collaboration. Did you know that John Mayer loves laundry? Yes, the man who sings the song “Your Body Is A Wonderland” has his own laundry detergent.
May 26, 2018
What You Should Save for a House Down Payment, By State
Buying a house is easily one of the most significant purchases a person will make in his or her lifetime. But, for most people, it doesn’t happen quickly; in fact, it takes a lot of planning to make that purchase a reality. And one of the very first steps is saving enough money for a down payment. The general rule for home buying is 20 percent of the projected home price as a down payment (though in some cases, it can be less or more).
May 26, 2018
An All-Black Tiny Trailer for the Sophisticated Traveler
Fashion experts can attest that a primary rule for wearing all-black is that it never goes out of style, and now there’s a perfectly chic tiny house RV trailer by Land Ark that proves that longstanding clothing mantra also applies to residential design. Dubbed the Drake RV, the eye-catching mini mobile home on wheels aims to make the experience of living on the road as comfortable as possible.
May 26, 2018
Get Ready For Summer by Shopping The Urban Outfitters Memorial Day Sale
Memorial Day is finally here and you know what that means? Sales, sales, sales! There are so many good deals over MDW, it is tough to pick which ones are worth shopping. If it were up to us, we’d shop every sale, but our credit cards would probably start crying! Urban Outfitters has some of the biggest deals and steals of the weekend. You can make your summer parties the best ones around with some of the home items that are currently on sale at Urban Outfitters.
May 26, 2018