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Three Ways to Decorate Your Apartment With Roomates

Three Ways to Decorate Your Apartment With Roomates

Living with roommates can be tenuous; even if you get along great and enjoy hanging out together, there’s no telling how you may weather the dreaded “decoration discussion.” However, research indicates that differences in decoration taste don’t have to doom your...

4 Ideas for a Meaningful Memorial Day

4 Ideas for a Meaningful Memorial Day

Once a year, Americans step back from their busy lives to celebrate Memorial Day. With the warm weather, sales at various retailers, and a day off of work, it’s easy to lose sight of the fact that Memorial Day is a time to honor the brave men and women who fought and...

5 Ways to Live a Greener Life

5 Ways to Live a Greener Life

Living in Southern California means we get to enjoy beautiful mountains, deserts, and beaches throughout the year. In exchange, we have to manage a lot of traffic and poor air quality. However, self-isolation has reduced traffic by 80 percent, gifting us blue skies...

How to Incorporate Eco-Friendly Habits into Your Day

How to Incorporate Eco-Friendly Habits into Your Day

We’re crazy for living green at The Pines at Montclair! In honor of Arbor Day, here are nine easy eco-friendly habits you can practice at home. 1. Limit red meat. Red meat has been linked to various diseases, and its impact on the environment is troublingly similar....

The Surprisingly Wonderful Benefits of Rental Living

The Surprisingly Wonderful Benefits of Rental Living

If you are considering moving into an apartment, you are not alone. Experts estimate there are just over 43 million renter-occupied housing units in the US. And while renters are renting for a variety of reasons, there are some common perks that renters enjoy. Here...

Reasons Why Setting Goals is a Good Thing

Reasons Why Setting Goals is a Good Thing

Don’t let New Year’s resolution failure fool you. Setting goals is a good thing. Let’s talk about goals. Wait! Not New Year’s resolutions. I mean regular, everyday goal setting; those goals that you can (and should) start at any time. Although around 80 percent of us...