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Top 20 Things to Do in Salem, VA

Top 20 Things to Do in Salem, VA

Top 20 Things to Do in Salem, VA Salem and Roanoke area locals and new residents alike! Because Salem, Virginia is our home, it seems fitting that we do a short study on our local area and share our findings with you, our neighbors! These are our Top 20 Things To Do...

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Five Essential Steps to Declutter Your Life

Five Essential Steps to Declutter Your Life

Five Essential Steps to Declutter Your Life Life gets complicated, and sometimes the most satisfying solution is to simplify life by removing excess. These five essential steps will help you declutter your life, whether it’s throwing out unnecessary items from your...

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Raid the Craft Store for Rainy Day Activities

Raid the Craft Store for Rainy Day Activities

Raid the Craft Store for Rainy Day Activities Rainy days got you down? Kids can get antsy when they’re stuck in the house, and, while devices and movies can be entertaining for a short while, we all know how unhealthy those habits can become. We took a trip to the...

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Bright Summer Decor for Your Home

Bright Summer Decor for Your Home

Bright Summer Decor for Your Home The summer is best known for its bright colors, fun themes, and sweet treats. As we prepare for the warm season, what better way to celebrate than to bring those fun themes into your own home? We have compiled a list of some of the...

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10 Fun Summer Outdoor Activities

10 Fun Summer Outdoor Activities

10 Fun Summer Outdoor Activities Summer is coming up, and with the beautiful weather are great opportunities to kick our kids off their “screens” and outdoors! What better way to get them outdoors and bond as a family than to join them outside for a family game? Here...

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Tips for Spring Cleaning

Tips for Spring Cleaning

Tips for Spring Cleaning As warm weather approaches, so does spring cleaning season! Get your home ready for Spring Break and the Easter holidays with a few great tips for making the daunting tasks simpler and more efficient. We’re sure you’ll love these helpful ideas...

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Love Your Home This Valentine’s Day

Love Your Home This Valentine’s Day

Love Your Home This Valentine’s Day Despite cold winter temperatures, our homes have kept us warm and safe day in and day out. This Valentine’s Day, while we enjoy and appreciate our loved ones, let’s also appreciate our homes by caring for them–and...

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Protect Your Home from the Freezing Cold

Protect Your Home from the Freezing Cold

Protect Your Home from the Freezing Cold The wintertime can bring temperatures below freezing, and with it, dangerous ice and snow. Such low temperatures can bring new dangers to your home. In order to protect your home, take the following important steps to prevent...

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8 Exciting DIY Paper Crafts for the Holidays

8 Exciting DIY Paper Crafts for the Holidays

8 Exciting DIY Paper Crafts for the Holidays What better opportunity than now to get crafty at home? Grab some scissors, colored construction paper, glue stick, and string, and sit down to some great paper crafts for the whole family! This collection is sure to be a...

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5 Great Ideas for Refreshing Your Holiday Decor

5 Great Ideas for Refreshing Your Holiday Decor

5 Great Ideas for Refreshing Your Holiday Decor 1. Switch to white. White has become a popular color for winter decor, appealing to the simplicity of the color as well as its similarity to snow and cleanliness. Use white string lights on the tree, hang gold and cream...

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