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9 of the Best Recipes for Fall Dinner Parties

November 1, 2018
table place setting

Do you have a dinner party on the calendar and no clue what to make? You’ve come to the right place! We’ve collected some of the best recipes for appetizers, main courses and desserts, so you can put together a memorable menu that will have everyone asking for seconds. Appealing appetizers Creamy carrot soup Put a delectable spin on this fall favorite with a unique addition—ranch whipped cream! Trust us, this flavorful comfort food and zesty topping will garner rave reviews. Gruyere-mushroom bites These puff-pastry…

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Last-minute Halloween Costumes for Kids

October 28, 2018
Kids Trick or Treating

Halloween is days away. Are your little ones prepared for a night of fun (and let’s face it, excess sugar)? If you put the costume hunt off too long and the store shelves are bare, have no fear! We’ve come to the rescue with last-minute DIY Halloween costumes you can put together at home in a flash. Magician Have a boy’s suit sitting around from a family member’s wedding? All you need is a red cape and poof…instant magician. MarthaStewart.com recommends attaching two pieces of…

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8 Ways to Winterize Your Home

September 13, 2018

When the summer air begins to cool down, it’s time to prepare your home for the colder months ahead. Winterizing can keep your home running efficiently and save on heating costs. Get started today with these helpful tips: 1. Service your furnace. Leaky ducts and vents are big energy drainers. Have your furnace serviced by a professional at least once a year. Also remember to change air filters regularly to maintain air quality and prevent unnecessary wear and tear on your equipment. Is your HVAC the…

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25 Best Posts for Home Shoppers, Sellers & Lovers!

September 9, 2018
Blog Anniversary

We’re celebrating seven years of home-centered stories by rounding up our most popular articles in each category! We hope you’ll enjoy them and keep following our blog for more homebuying tips, recipes, decorating inspiration, local real estate stories and more. Best posts for homebuyers The Facts on Closing Costs Finding a New Home that Fits Your Lifestyle New Home or Resale? Design Center Success: How to Go Home Happy Best posts for homeowners Floor Plan Spotlight: The Game Room Dreaming of a Home Gym? Make…

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Mix and Match: Update Favorite Spaces with this Versatile Design Trend

August 31, 2018

In today’s blog post, the team from Progress Lighting provides insight on a very popular home trend that can provide immediate impact in favorite spaces—mixing and matching lighting fixtures within the same space! Are you planning to refresh your home but aren’t sure where to start? Some of today’s most popular design trends encourage mixing and matching your favorite home accents within the same space. According to Progress Lighting’s Director of Marketing Communications Jennifer Kis, there is no need to feel limited by fixtures—or even…

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