Monthly Archives: December 2015

The Do’s and Don’ts of Donating Household Items to Charity

Purple heart donations

If you’re thinking about clearing up some space in your closet as preparation for the New Year, you’re kicking off 2016 in a great way. However, there are some guidelines that comes with the donation of household items.


  1. Know what you want out of your donation. Do you want to provide used clothing for the less fortunate? Do you want to aid military families? When it comes down to a matter of where to donate household items, educating yourself on the organizations in your area is the best way to find one that best suites your donations. Many used-clothing organizations are partnered with other organizations in y (more…)

30 Dec 2015

Here’s What to Look for in New Dating Websites to Make Sure You’re Safe Online

Safest online dating sites

Online dating websites have gotten a bad reputation over the years for being full of phonies and liars, but you shouldn’t let hearsay dictate the way you find your soulmate. The truth is, online dating is perhaps the best way to really connect with a person, and new dating websites are combining personality matching with safety features to protect you from the fakers.

The best new dating websites have heard the countless horror stories from people who have had bad experiences online and make sure that their users don’t go through the same thing. About 23% of online daters say they have found a long-term relationship through dating sites, and you can too if y (more…)

30 Dec 2015

Making an Impact – 3 Ways You Can Gather Items to Donate to Those in Need

Purple heart pickup

If you want to give back and help those in need, you can make a donation to truly impact the life of someone less fortunate. Donations come in several different shapes and sizes, and even the smallest donation makes a difference. Not sure where to begin? Here’s how you can get started by utilizing resources in both your own home and your community.

  1. Clean out your own closet.
    If you want to give back and start helping families in need, look no further than your own home. Start by going through your own closets and gather things that you no longer use or can be donated to needy families. Clothing donations are the (more…)

28 Dec 2015

Are You Ready to Build Your Dream Home?

Bluffton sc communities

If you have been looking for the best location for a new home for your young family, or you are looking for a location that will offer the best retirement options, you might do well to look at homes in the historic corridor of Bluffton, South Carolina. New homes for sale in this area offer the beauty of a lakefront home or a backyard that empties into wooded property that stretches for miles. In some very lucky locations, new community members can find both.
Like many lake communities, the May River area offers an environment for active living. Miles of hiking and biking trails, as well as many golf courses encourage residents to get outside and enjoy the beauty of nature. Botany Island Beach, ranked as one of the premier nesting s (more…)

12 Dec 2015

4 Tips to Help Make a Loft a Home

Beautiful apartment buildings

Finding lofts for rent may not be the biggest decision you find yourself making. Choosing the right loft is just as important as deciding how to furnish it. Maximizing your space to make lofts for your family the perfect home is not as hard as it seems. Use these design tips to transform an open layout into a perfectly suited home for you and your family.

Decide on Furniture Layout

Having different styles in lofts and apartments helps with the layout, but only if it’s intentional. Creating an intentional electric style will better suit (more…)

03 Dec 2015