Archive for the ‘Tips and Tricks’ Category

You can do it!

May 4th, 2018
By Maureen LaMarche

Sometimes it may seem impossible to finish a project or study for hours for a class you aren’t interested in. How do you find focus, motivation, and endurance to get through times like these? For me personally, it helps to think about the big picture. I remember why I am in school and who I […]

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Tips Before “Bon Voyage”

June 24th, 2016
By Nicole Niedringhaus

While it seems like my summer break just started, Independence Day weekend is almost upon us. Conveniently landing on a Monday this year, the long weekend will provide lots of opportunities for a fun weekend getaway. My plans include heading to a friend’s lake house. I’m excited for the opportunity to go somewhere different for a […]

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The Best Espresso and Where to Find It

June 13th, 2016
By Nicole Niedringhaus

As a college student, my days are filled with 8 a.m. classes and late-night study sessions. How do I manage work and play? A constant, daily injection of caffeine, the baristas at the campus coffee shop even know my morning order. Honestly, I don’t know what I would do without coffee. It keeps me energized […]

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Moving, buying, selling tips for the week

February 27th, 2015
By Nicole Niedringhaus

When you are in the process of moving, buying, or selling there are so many things to think about: safety, finances, efficiency, etc. Below we have provided a few of this week’s tips for making these processes run a little more smoothly whether you are selling your furniture or thinking of buying that first home. […]

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Hearts and Health this February

February 13th, 2015
By Nicole Niedringhaus

Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day – a day for celebrating love, connection, hearts, and lots of chocolate. It is also National Heart Month, calling attention to that muscle of love. We have been loving the Go Red for Women Pinterest Page. It is a great collection of recipes, exercise ideas, and general health tips and tricks. Check out […]

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Home Renovation for Resale

February 2nd, 2015
By Nicole Niedringhaus

Thinking about home renovation projects for the spring? Make sure to check out this infographic from Builddirect.com on the most effective improvements to increase resale value.

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Taking out that trash

January 24th, 2015
By Nicole Niedringhaus

When it comes to getting rid of garbage, many condo or apartment dwellers are apt to simply toss their waste down the trash chute or into the dumpster and call it a day. But improper dumping can lead to stronger garbage smells and more mess in your trash facilities. So before you next haul out […]

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Keeping your home safe on vacation

January 16th, 2015
By Nicole Niedringhaus

Who doesn’t want a vacation right now? With the cold weather and long nights, a lot of us are thinking about warmer retreats or snow covered mountains. But before you hit the road, take a few precautions so your home isn’t enticing to thieves or susceptible to fire and other disasters. Having your home vandalized […]

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Winter Driving Tips

December 12th, 2014
By Nicole Niedringhaus

Preparedness is paramount when it comes to road trips year-round, and hitting the road for a long drive during winter months is no exception. With an increased risk of potential driving hazards like sleet, snow, strong winds and frigid temperatures, it’s a good idea to think about ways to ensure you’ll travel safely. Consider the […]

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