Witching You a Safe and Happy Halloween

Pumpkin Patch with Dog by Shannon McClain (CC BY 2.0)

Halloween is full of tricks, treats, ghoulish games, frightening frocks, cute costumes, glowing Jack O’ Lanterns, pumpkin packed parties and of course, spookiness! Unfortunately, all of the festive fall fun has dangers lurking. Whether you are a parent of two-legged loved ones or four-legged furry loved… Read More

How to Prepare for Natural Disasters

Exit plan

Hurricane season may be winding down, but unfortunately natural disasters don’t take a vacation.  In these past few weeks hurricanes, earthquakes and senseless acts of violence have left paths of destruction around the world, reminding us to value and protect the life we have. Although… Read More

How To Design Your Dorm Room

8 Fave DIY Projects for July by decor8 (CC BY 2.0)

The first moving experience for most is moving out of our parents house and moving into a dorm room or student apartment. The thrill of having your own space is so overwhelming that even the tiniest of dorm rooms can feel like a penthouse suite!… Read More

Make Happiness Happen

happy by Carmela Nava (CC BY 2.0)

Happy Happiness Happens Month! If you’re looking for a reason to celebrate, this is the month for you. Happiness Happens month is all about celebrating those small things that fill us with joy and sharing that bliss with others. Happiness can be contagious so make… Read More

Summer Fun in Chicago

Lollapalooza 2014 by liliane callegari (CC BY 2.0)

Summer is in full swing and has made its move on Chicago, changing that cold nip in the air into a warm breeze! Make the most of summer before it’s over and explore Chicago like a local. Enjoy the heat along side your friends and… Read More