Style Tricks That Make Small Rooms Look Larger

Just because you live in an apartment doesn’t mean your space should feel cramped! You can make your home feel spacious, despite the square footage, if you use a few of these tips and tricks from design pros. Choose like colors (preferably neutral ones). Fight the temptation to go for dark, bold colors and big prints. […]

Kick Off Your Weekend at the Claremont Art Walk

Add an extra dose of culture to your weekend when you take part in the monthly Claremont Art Walk. Every first Saturday of the month, the galleries and businesses of Claremont Village open their doors to the public for a special free art exhibit from 6 to 9 p.m. October’s installment is coming up tomorrow, so […]

How to Add Dimension to a Rental With Area Rugs

If you want to spruce up your space without doing a total home makeover, you might only need to add a single accent: an area rug. The huge variety of shapes, styles, and hues mean that there’s an area rug out there for everyone, regardless of your taste. Here’s how to bring some extra dimension […]

Sign Up Now for the Dinner Detective Murder Mystery on Sept. 28

Dinner is served with a side of intrigue at the Dinner Detective Murder Mystery event. The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Claremont will host an evening of eating and sleuthing on Saturday, September 28th. It kicks off at 6 p.m. with cocktails and conversation—but be careful, you may be conversing with a killer. The whodunnit […]

Roommate Drama? Here’s How to Keep the Peace

Living with other people can be fun and rewarding, but it also comes with certain challenges. It takes a while to learn how others operate on a daily basis, and there can be bumps along the way. If you find yourself butting heads with one of your roommates, follow these tips to bring everything back […]

Save the Date for the Claremont Village Wine Walk on Sept. 14

The Claremont Village Wine Walk presents the perfect opportunity to not only explore local businesses, but also enjoy sips of fine vino along the way. On Saturday, September 14th, more than 40 small businesses in Claremont Village will take part in an evening of wine tasting and general merriment. The fun begins at 4 p.m. […]

Working From Home? Here’s How to Be More Productive

Working from home comes with countless perks—the zero-minute commute, the flexible hours, the option to stay in your PJs all day. But there’s also one major drawback: It can be hard to focus outside of a traditional office space. Follow these tips to boost your working-from-home productivity. Set the stage. Before you even open your email, […]

Working From Home? Here’s How to Be More Productive

Working from home comes with countless perks—the zero-minute commute, the flexible hours, the option to stay in your PJs all day. But there’s also one major drawback: It can be hard to focus outside of a traditional office space. Follow these tips to boost your working-from-home productivity. Set the stage. Before you even open your email, […]

Sip a Latte at Motley Coffeehouse

If you want to grab a cup of java before you head to work in the morning, you can always stop in at Motley Coffeehouse. Its baristas pour top-notch coffee from Klatch, a family-run micro-roastery that’s snagged multiple awards over its 25 years in business. The rich, complex coffee is sourced directly from carefully selected […]

Quick and Easy Updates for a Rental Kitchen

Just because you don’t technically own your kitchen doesn’t mean you can’t make any upgrades. As long as it’s temporary and won’t cause damage upon removal, you’re welcome to add as much flair to your rental kitchen as you like! Here are a few ways to do it. Dress up your cabinets. You don’t have […]