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#DreamyKitchens

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Kitchens are the heart and soul of today’s homes. They can serve as entertainment areas for your friends during a party or a family gathering spot in the evenings, so it only makes sense if they are created with as much style and efficacy. Here are some different styles of kitchens where you can enjoy cooking good food. Chic and Trendy One of the most sought after styles today is a kitchen with an open layout that makes it easily accessible while giving a spacious feel to your home. Keeping the style quotient in mind, an island lends an appealing look to the kitchen and acts as a centerpiece for people hanging out and keeping the host/chef as part of the conversation. Sensor activated lights, faucets, beautiful backsplashes and neutral colored walls give us the choice to play with colors in other aspects. Adding comfortable areas in the kitchen like a breakfast nook or bar stools to the island help in creating an inviting space. Cottage Charm Antique lights, farm sink, glass cabinets; all these features exude a charming appeal to a cottage kitchen. A warm cozy kitchen with wooden floors and white walls add a rustic aesthetic to the…

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Baby Proofing Your Home

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Parents do everything they can to keep their little ones safe and out of harm’s way, but sometimes things happen even when you’re being extra careful. Baby-proofing your home may sound intimidating, but these simple tips will save you and your toddler a lot of pain and anguish in the long run. Let’s look at a few important tips that can make your home kid-friendly. Corners and Sharp Edges    Take extra precaution in covering any sharp edges and corners in your home, especially if your baby is starting to crawl or stand. Areas of interest include the coffee table, side table, window ledges, and TV stands. Keep any breakable items out of reach from the little one, and secure bookcases, shoe racks, and any taller pieces of furniture that may topple over. Fireplaces You have a couple different options when it comes to baby-proofing a fireplace. An easy method is to use a baby-proof and fire-proof gate around the hearth itself. If a gate is not a feasible option, consider purchasing a screen for the firebox and using foam cushioning for the hearth. Doors and Cupboards  Prevent your child’s little fingers from getting squished between doors or toilet seats…

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Communities that Complement Your Personality

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Have you ever wondered where you truly belong? It’s time to take the leap and live in an area that you connect with so you can live your life to the fullest. We broke down some of the best cities to live in according to your personality! Los Angeles, CA Los Angeles is full of fun outdoor activities where you will encounter many different types of personalities and where everybody is trying to become a somebody. This city is perfect for you if are adventurous, creative, and like living life on the edge. You will be immersed in different cultures and experience the large bohemia of an eclectic population. The city is filled with amazing eateries such as Grand Central Market which offers a variety of ethnic foods, and the Farmers Market at the Grove. Feeling sick of the sun? That’s fine because in just an hour you can change your scenery to a winter wonderland in Big Bear, or visit several amazing theme parks such as Disneyland, Universal Studios, or Knott’s Berry Farm. LA is always booming with fun unique outdoor events such as watching old movies at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery, or free concerts at the park. It’s…

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Prepare your Home for Holiday Guests with 5 DIY Hacks

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It’s that time of the year, where we have to start prepping our home for dinner parties and guests. Preparing your home for the holidays is actually like prepping your home for sale. Here are some handy tips on some easy effortless ways to get your home ready for this season. We look forward to December as the holiday’s approach. Soon family and friends will be knocking on the front door with wine and happy smiles. As hosts, we want to make our home spotless and welcoming. Decorating the home and tidying up is just some standard ways we prepare our home for guests. Sometimes, we want to consider renovation project to spruce up our home both for guests and add value to our homes. 1. Guest Bathroom Renovation The bathroom is crucial when guests arrive. Since there is usually one designated shared bathroom, this is a great time to consider a bathroom makeover! There is an array of ways to spruce up your bathroom. Start with cleaning out your cabinets and stocking them with fresh towels. Add in holiday scented candles to the counters just to add a fun touch. If you are due for a full renovation, a…

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Spotlight on Denver

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As the official ‘Gateway to the Rockies’, Denver offers both visitors and residents a majestic combination of outdoor escapes, western history, hipster nightlife, and a seemingly endless selection of trending career opportunities. Whether you’re just starting your career, looking at a corporate transfer, or simply giving thought to an adventure from relocating, the ‘Mile High City’ is replete with just about anything and everything you could want in a destination city.

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Top 8 Cities for Beer Drinkers

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1. Denver, CO Home to the beautiful Rocky Mountains, this Mile High City does not lack avid beer enthusiasts. Denver offers a wide array of microbreweries, beer cafes, and brew pubs throughout the city. Known for their craft breweries (235 to be exact), the expansion of new breweries continue to grow exponentially. Denver’s most well known breweries include  Rock Bottom Brewery, Breckenridge Brewery, Great Divide, Falling Rock, Bluemoon, Freshcraft, Denver Beer Company and more. This city won’t disappoint you!

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