How to Brew Kombucha 101

Tired of paying an arm and a leg for kombucha? It’s true that this popular drink is a miracle worker when it comes to gut health, but these pricey slices of heaven can start to make quite a dent in your wallet. Luckily, brewing kombucha is not nearly as intimidating as it might seem. You don’t need a garage or a miniature brewery to start creating your own flavors and brews, you just need a countertop, a positive attitude and a sense of adventure.

Let’s get started.
A bit about kombucha
Kombucha is a fermented tea that is usually flavored with fruits or spices. […]

By |October 18th, 2019|Apartment Life, Good Eats, Green Living|0 Comments

Where to Find Removeable Wallpaper for Renters

Your living space reflects your personality, and a few rolls of removable wallpaper for renters can turn a simple surface into a more personalized pop of décor. There are a few different types of apartment-friendly wallpapers out there these days, but peel-and-stick wallpaper is the number one choice for renters. It is almost ridiculously easy to install and remove without damaging the surface in any way. These types of easy self stick wallpaper represent a fast-growing market in the interior design world, so the sky (or the wall) is the limit when it comes to crafting adhesive accent walls.
What to […]

By |September 30th, 2019|Apartment Life, Decorating and Design|0 Comments

Purge It: Simple Ways to De-Clutter

You’ve likely done a purge or two of your apartment before. Perhaps you do a yearly spring cleaning where you reevaluate your belongings, or maybe you schedule a quarterly sweep of your space.

Marie Kondo’s 2012 book, “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up,” and her 2019 Netflix series “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo” have inspired people to clear the clutter. The Japanese professional organizer’s tidying method, the KonMari Method™, centers around decluttering by category, not location and only keeping items that “spark joy.”

While her book and TV series have certainly motivated folks to get off the couch and going through those […]

By |August 30th, 2019|Apartment Life, Decorating and Design|0 Comments

6 Steps to Planning Your Week

Sometimes, life moves fast. So fast that you might have a hard time keeping up. And while schedules may vary and calendars might overlap, it’s important to remember where your priorities lie and how you’re going to accomplish everything you have planned. That’s why it’s essential that you plan ahead! In this article, we’re going to provide you with six tips to help structure and organize your week. And while no one is perfect, implementing these steps one at a time is a guaranteed way to provide you with the jumpstart you need.
Daily to-do list
Whether it’s the first thing you […]

By |August 12th, 2019|Apartment Life|0 Comments

The Hidden Perks of Baking Soda

Baking soda, also known by the more official name of sodium bicarbonate, is most commonly used for baking purposes. If you’ve got a dessert to prepare for a special event, baking soda is usually called for in the ingredients for its properties as a leavening agent. Whether it be cake, muffins or bread, baking soda is used to produce a chemical reaction that releases bubbles of carbon dioxide that expand and cause your baked goods to rise.

However, baking soda is one of those ingredients that can hold many more uses than originally meet the eye. Used for cleaning, health and […]

By |August 9th, 2019|Apartment Life|0 Comments
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