Plant.Eat.Create. Guest Blog Post: Improving A Renter’s Bathroom

Posted by on Feb 21, 2012 in

Before and After: Improving A Renter’s Bathroom   By Kristin of Plant.Eat.Create   For any of you out there who are apartment dwellers or have a tight decorating budget, it can often feel like our options are really limited when trying to improve spaces with in our homes. Enter my renter’s bathroom.  A long narrow space that had some good things and some bad things, all of which I had to work with.   Before:       Good things: Space- I...

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Why Your Keys Could Welcome An Intruder

Posted by on Feb 7, 2011 in

In efforts to make doing business easier, many places now offer “loyalty tags” in which you can earn reward points towards your next purchase just by flashing your loyalty key tag. These key tags are usually added to your key ring to make shopping easier. However, it has recently been discovered that these tags could pose a threat to your privacy. In recent news, a woman reported that she had lost her set of keys while shopping and despite announcements through the...

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A Winter Workout!

Posted by on Feb 3, 2011 in , ,

Looking for a fun and new way to get your exercise in this Winter? Check out “snowshoeing”, footwear specifically made for walking over the snow. Snowshoes are shoes that distribute the weight of the person over a larger area of ground so that when walking, the person doesn’t sink into the snow. Don’t be overwhelmed by the large size of these shoes, as they appear to be several sizes larger than regular walking shoes. These shoes are believed to have originated in Central...

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A Stress Free Tax Season

Posted by on Feb 2, 2011 in , ,

Though tax season has yet to officially begin, now is the best time to gather important information from over this past year. If your employer doesn’t provide you with a business automobile and you use your own vehicle to travel for work related ventures, it is beneficial to add up the sum of miles used over last year before it comes time to actually file. Some people make a note of how many miles they’ve used when out on business related excursions but if you were not so...

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Winter Camping In Massachusetts

Posted by on Jan 25, 2011 in , ,

Camping season is not just a warm weather activity as many people enjoy the exciting outdoors in the beauty of winter. However, off season camping in Massachusetts involves a great deal of preparation that may not have been needed in the warmer New England weather. Below are just a few things that can eliminate an unexpected problem during your camping trip: –Navigation: Bring a map of the area you will be camping in and use a protective case or bag to carry it along...

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