Solitary Living: The Pros and Cons of Living Alone

“I am convinced that living in an enclave shapes the personality and living alone shapes the personality too.” -Mary Douglas Today, there are many things associated with solitary living—both good and bad. At times it is known as a form of complete freedom and an excellent avenue for fending yourself and discovering more to your … More Solitary Living: The Pros and Cons of Living Alone

Living Alone: Five Reasons Why Living Alone Can Improve The Quality of Your Life

“Solitude is the soul’s holiday, an opportunity to stop dooing for others and to surprise and delight ourselves instead.” -Katrina Kenison Most people find the prospect of living alone daunting—something they could never picture themselves doing and with reason. Humans as we are, we crave company and social interaction—two things that an environment living in … More Living Alone: Five Reasons Why Living Alone Can Improve The Quality of Your Life

Home Selling 101: Four Tips to Make A Stress-Free Sale

“The art of selling one house is different than the science of repeating it flawlessly over and over.”- Chantel Ray   Selling a home to move is probably one of the most stressful events you would experience in your life. The logistics are not as straightforward, the market prices unpredictable and erratic and in a … More Home Selling 101: Four Tips to Make A Stress-Free Sale

Guest Post: Where to Begin when Buying a House

Buying a new home can be a very exciting but overwhelming time. There are so many options to consider, and so many beautiful homes. If you’re looking in the California area, Santa Monica homes for sale are beautiful, elegant, and offer a variety of options such as price, size, and location. Know What You’re Looking … More Guest Post: Where to Begin when Buying a House

Condo Living 101: Six Space-Savers Every Condo Unit Owner Should Know About

Condominium units are without a doubt, the height of minimalistic living. The limited space available to you is compensated for the fact that you are also offered a wide array of amenities and condo facilities at your disposal. These same facilities would not be readily available to owners of residential lots and houses. However, one … More Condo Living 101: Six Space-Savers Every Condo Unit Owner Should Know About

Prepping for the Rainy Season: 7 Ways to Dengue-Proof Your Home

“Dengue is now one of the most important tropical diseases. While it does not kill that may people, it has tremendous economic and social impact.” –Duane Gubler The Philippines, being a tropical country with many rainy monsoons per year, is expected to experience afflictions the erratic climate brings. Some of them are mild, but most … More Prepping for the Rainy Season: 7 Ways to Dengue-Proof Your Home

HOME LIVING: Top Tell-Tale Signs Your Home is Outdated/in a Mid-Life Crisis

“It is a privilege to wake up in this house that existed before us, and will exist after us.” –Tim Cuppet, homeowner Living in homes that have existed years before you even took your first breath in the world is nothing short of enchanting and intriguing. For those with a penchant for digging up history, … More HOME LIVING: Top Tell-Tale Signs Your Home is Outdated/in a Mid-Life Crisis