National Candy Corn Day

Candy

The biggest part of Trick or Treating is, of course, the treats. Halloween is the candy holiday! But did you know that October 30th is National Candy Corn Day? No? Well it is and you can take the time to celebrate it as well as checking out the local candy stores before the Trick-or-Treaters arrive. Candy Corn was invented back in 1880 by George … [Read more...]

Vegetarian Recipes To Check Out

Veggies

Vegetarian Awareness Month, which falls during October, is a great time to experiment with vegetarian recipes in your own kitchen. You may decide that these types of recipes are worth using regularly.   Stuffed Mushrooms Preheat oven to 350 degrees and prepare a baking sheet. Fry 12 chopped mushroom stems and 1 tbsp. minced garlic in a … [Read more...]

October Is Adopt A Shelter Dog Month

Dog

Apartment living can be hard on pet owners especially moving with pets. Sometimes sacrifices need to be made during a move. Yet if you are looking for a new dog, regardless of the reason, know that October is Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month. There are many ways you can help man’s best friend and other abandoned pets. You can make donations, volunteer at … [Read more...]

DIY Project: Closet Organization

Closet

Apartment living is smaller in scale but that doesn’t mean you have to accept a more cramped lifestyle. You just need to maximize your available space, especially when it comes to your closet. Here are some DIY tips on how to make the most of your closet space. Use Vertical Space: The biggest tip is to not waste any space. For items which are … [Read more...]

This Month Is National Cookie Month

This Month Is National Cookie Month

National Cookie Month is the perfect time to celebrate your love for sweet treats and discover local bakeries in the process. sample new variations of old favorites or try new cookie varieties. These bakeries are close to many other great places to eat, too. Cafe Mozart Bakery in St. Petersburg is one of the most popular local bakeries near our … [Read more...]