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Monthly Archives: October 2016

Organizing and Storing Pet Supplies

According to a 2015 survey conducted by the American Pet Products Association (APPA), 65 percent of the country‚Äôs households own a pet. That number is up from 56 percent when the survey was first conducted in 1988, and now equals almost 80 million families. No matter what type of animal you have, pets are considered […]

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Storing Halloween Costumes and Decorations

Observing and celebrating Halloween dates back thousands of years to pagan times and the final harvest of the year, known as Samhain. The Celts believed this was a magical time of year when an opening to the dead was created, allowing a closeness between the worlds of the dead and living. During the 1840s, Irish […]

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How to Prepare to Move to Detroit

Today, Detroit is beginning to attract more of the younger generation back to the downtown area. These millennials are looking for walkable neighborhoods, shorter commutes, and unique, affordable living spaces. The Motor City saw a large influx in the overall population between the years of 1820 and 1930, mostly due to the expanding auto industry. […]

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Fall Cleaning & Organization Tips

It seems hard to believe that the holidays are already quickly approaching and that soon enough, the snowflakes will start falling once again. The arrival of fall and the changing of the seasons is a perfect time to start getting your home thoroughly cleaned, organized, and prepared for those colder months ahead. Fall clean up […]

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Fall Festivals and Events in Michigan

Fall in Michigan is truly an extraordinary time of year. With 19 million acres of forest, everywhere you turn you can take in breathtaking sights of the leaves changing color as the weather grows cooler. Stroll through a pumpkin patch or apple orchard, visit one of the famous Michigan cider mills, or hike through one […]

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