Bottoms Up! 3 Cocktails to Sip During the Kentucky Derby

Trimmed with ribbons and faux flowers, an ostentatious hat is a must-have accessory when watching the Kentucky Derby—but it’s not the only one. A cocktail or mocktail is equally as essential, particularly those that are as effervescent and celebratory as the horse race itself. Here are three drinks to sip during the 147th running of […]

At-Home Date Ideas to Try This Weekend

While things are slowly starting to return to normal, many people are choosing to continue to avoid crowds as much as possible by remaining in the safety of their homes. That doesn’t mean, however, that you can’t have a memorable date night! While nothing can replace the energy and novelty of a restaurant, concert, or […]

Lesser-Known Facts About the Month of April

While April is often associated with rainy weather, warming temperatures, and the first full month of spring, there’s more to this month than some may think. Here are a few facts about April that may surprise you! Commit them to memory, then impress your friends! The birthstone of April is the diamond. Those born during […]

Getting to Know You: Fun Ways to Connect With Your Roommate

There’s just no getting around it: The beginning stages of any relationship, be it platonic or romantic, can be a little awkward. For new roommates, this fact is only amplified by the fact that you’re not just forging a bond, you’re also learning to cohabitate! Here are a few ways to make the process a […]

How to Tackle Your Spring Cleaning Checklist

Springtime is about more than just blooming flowers and warm sunshine—it’s also a time to reevaluate your living space so that you can start the spring on a reenergized, reinvigorated note. Here are a few tips to help you tackle your spring cleaning to-do list so that your apartment is in tip-top shape for the […]

Cooking Herbs That Are Easy to Grow Indoors

Nothing beats a bundle of freshly picked herbs from the farmers’ market—besides, of course, herbs that are grown right in your own apartment! You may be surprised to learn that there are a number of cooking herbs that can easily be grown indoors, provided that the conditions are just right. Here are three of them! […]

Spring Decorating Tips for Apartment Dwellers

Spring has finally sprung! For many, this time of year is synonymous with warmer temperatures, longer days, and the urge to redecorate their home to reflect the new season. Read on for three tips to help you refresh your apartment for spring! Tidy up. Declutter and reorganize your apartment so that you can decorate with […]

Irish-Inspired Recipes to Cook Up This St. Patrick’s Day

While many associate St. Patrick’s Day with green-tinged beer and heady pints of Guinness, some of the holiday’s more delicious libations are enjoyed outside the glass! If you’d rather spend this St. Paddy’s Day at your apartment instead of at the pub, try cooking up these authentic Irish recipes. They’re sure to bring a deliciously […]

Three Alternatives to Help Kick Your Coffee Habit in 2021

Maybe you used to grab a single cup of coffee on your way into the office. But now that you work from home, you could find yourself consuming an entire pot over the course of the day—or more. If your New Year’s resolution was to cut back on coffee, here are a few other hot […]

Comforting Seasonal Desserts for Cozy Winter Nights

When you think of seasonal produce, you probably think of summertime farmers’ markets. But fresh fruits and vegetables are actually growing year-round—including right now. These recipes highlight seasonal produce in sweet and unexpected ways. Sweet Potato Marshmallow Bars [Just a Pinch]These sweet potato bars are kind of like a throwback to Thanksgiving! But this updated […]