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Veggie Gardening 101

How to Get Started & What to Grow
Posted by Alysia Bauer on April 15, 2020 in  Food  Lifestyle  Outdoor
 Spring is in the air! That means it is time to start getting your garden ready. Not sure where to start? We’ve got you covered!   The most important part of your garden is its location. The majority of vegetables need at least 6 hours of direct sunlight per day. More sun=bigger harvest=bigger veggies=better taste! In addition, be sure to use the right soil for the job. Using a soft loamy soil enriched with compost will provide your plants with the nutrition they need to prosper. Be sure your garde... read more

How to Love Your (New) Home

Tips for Making a New House Feel like Home
Posted by Amanda Martin on February 07, 2019 in  Buyers  Home Buying  Lifestyle  Love Your Home
 Buying a new house in an exciting experience. Suddenly you have this brand-new space to decorate. It is like starting with a blank canvas, the possibilities are endless. However, a brand-new home can also feel intimidating or even cold. It is a home you’re unfamiliar with, after all. It might take a little time before your new abode truly feels like home. To help the process along, here are a few things you might want to try.   Search for the familiarOdds are there are certain sights, sounds, and... read more

Using Holiday Decorations to Sell Your Home

Deck the halls and sell your home before the new year!
Posted by Erin Wood on November 27, 2018 in  Design  Expert Opinion  Holiday  Home Decor  Lifestyle  Sellers
If your home is for sale or you’re ready to list, you’re most likely familiar with the basic principals of home staging. But when it comes to listing your home during the holiday season, it’s not always so simple. Unless you’re a total Scrooge, you’ve probably been tempted to pull out your holiday decorations and deck the halls, but will personalizing your home in this way REALLY lessen your home’s chances of selling? You’re in luck! Decorating your home for the holidays d... read more

Fall Activities Guide : November

Posted by Erin Wood on October 18, 2018 in  Dayton Is Home  Lifestyle
Looking for something fun to do this November? Check out a few of our suggestions below! Vintage Market Days Metro Dayton Home for the HolidaysNovember 2nd Read MoreThe Southern Ohio Indoor Music FestivalNovember 9thRead MoreDayton Cat Fanciers Cat ShowNovember 10th-11thRead MoreArtistry in WoodNovember 14th-15thRead MoreChristmas Tree Lighting at the GreeneNovember 15thRead MoreChristmas in Historic SpringboroNovember 16thRead MoreSugarplum Festival of TreesNovember 17thRead More Springfield Antique Show... read more

Richmond-Area Summer Activities Guide

Your Guide to Local Fairs and Festivals this Summer
Posted by Erin Wood on June 06, 2018 in  Events  Food  Lifestyle  Local  Outdoor  Parade  Party
Looking for a fun event to attend this summer. Check out some of our suggestions below! Preble County FairSaturday, July 28, 2018 State Line Heritage DaysFriday, August 2, 2018Into the WoodsFriday, August 2, 2018The Chanticleer String QuartetSaturday, August 3, 2018Richmond Chalk FestSunday, August 4, 2018Annual Race for JusticeSunday, August 4, 2018ShakesBeerSunday, August 4, 2018Experience Cambridge CitySaturday, August 11, 2018Adventure HikeSaturday, August 11, 2018Sister ActFriday, August 17, 2018Depot Distric... read more