Family, Lifestyle

A Parent’s Guide to Summer: Activity Ideas for Kids and Teens

While the break from school may fill your children and teens with delight, as a parent, you may be thinking, “Um, how am I going to keep them busy for 2-3 months?” Don’t fret – we’re bringing you six ways to keep your children entertained and happy all summer long. Get Outdoors The weather is… Continue reading A Parent’s Guide to Summer: Activity Ideas for Kids and Teens

Lifestyle, Uncategorized

3 DIY Yard Games for Summer

Celebrate summer and the backyard barbecues ahead by building life size versions of the popular games you love. These tutorials are all easy to follow, and are sure to induce laughter and lasting memories. Plus, now that you have a garage and space to grow you can finally take on these DIY projects. Giant Jenga… Continue reading 3 DIY Yard Games for Summer

Lifestyle, Uncategorized

8 Doormats you need in your rental home

Your rental home is a place to express yourself! And what better way to welcome guests and show your personality than with a fun door mat? After all, it is the first thing they see when entering your home. If you need a little inspiration for your front door, look no further than these suggestions.… Continue reading 8 Doormats you need in your rental home

Landscaping, Lifestyle

What to Plant in Your Garden (By Region)

You don’t need a green thumb to grow a beautiful garden in your Progress Residential® home. Keep reading to see which plants would thrive in your backyard – it’s all based on your region’s native soil and weather conditions. Southwest (NV and AZ) In order to survive and thrive in the spring and summer temperatures… Continue reading What to Plant in Your Garden (By Region)

Home Decor, Lifestyle

Home Decor That Only Looks Expensive (Under $50)

Great style and décor doesn’t have to come with a hefty price tag. In fact, we’ve done the heavy lifting to bring you a list of stylish items that are all under $50. Kitchen and Dining Room These modern and custom-looking pieces add a touch of elegance to your kitchen and dinner table. Harborside Oval… Continue reading Home Decor That Only Looks Expensive (Under $50)

How To, Lifestyle

Look-alike DIY Project: Blanket Ladder

Like the look of a rustic decorative ladder but dislike the price tag? You’re in luck - today we’re sharing a DIY Blanket Ladder tutorial inspired by this Pottery Barn design. The best part? It will only cost you $10! DIY Blanket Ladder Materials 16 feet of wood for a ladder with 4 steps (two… Continue reading Look-alike DIY Project: Blanket Ladder

How To, Lifestyle

Six Safety Tips for Deep Frying Turkey

Deep frying your turkey can yield delicious results, however, the process itself can be dangerous if the proper precautions aren't taken. Before getting started on your Thanksgiving dinner, make note of these safety tips: Thaw and dry the turkey Excess water from the turkey could cause the oil to bubble and spill over, resulting in… Continue reading Six Safety Tips for Deep Frying Turkey