About Samantha Lohse:

RECENT POSTS

  • FITNESS & STYLE

    5 Easy Resolutions for a Healthy New Year

    If you’re like many people, you want to kick off the New Year on a healthy note, right?  Most people make a New Year’s resolution each and every year, but a very high percentage of those resolutions are not accomplished. Why not increase the chances of success this year by trying one, or all, of these quick-and-easy resolutions to […]

    Read Post
  • DIY

    Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

         Do you want to give Mom something special this Mother’s Day, but you’re on a budget?  Here are a couple ideas of inexpensive craft ideas that you can make for her: Picture frame -Buy an inexpensive frame at the dollar store -Decorate it with stickers, puffy paint and other simple craft supplies -Put a […]

    Read Post
  • FITNESS & STYLE

    Toothbrush Cleaning

         A toothbrush can do more than clean your pearly whites!  It has multiple uses when it comes to cleaning around the house.  It’s great to use for those spots that sponges just glaze over.  Here are some ideas on how you can use your toothbrush: Edges– The bristles on a toothbrush get those hard […]

    Read Post
  • APARTMENT LIVING

    The Dishwasher isn’t Just for Dishes

         We all load the dishwasher with dishes, but do you throw in your sneakers, toys and hats along with them?  I didn’t, until I found out that there are several things you can put in your dishwasher!  It is a great way to sanitize items.  Here is a list of unthinkable items that are […]

    Read Post
  • APARTMENT LIVING

    Start Recycling Today

    Don’t recycle?  It’s time to start.  Many people say, “I’m really going to start tomorrow.”  Why put something off until tomorrow that you can do today?  Recycling doesn’t take too much extra effort.  Here are some tips to help you get started: -Place two paper bags next to your trashcan in the kitchen.  One can […]

    Read Post
  • APARTMENT LIVING

    Let’s Get Crafty with Paper Towel Rolls

    Don’t throw away those empty paper towel and toilet paper rolls just yet!  Here are some fun craft ideas that you can do to reuse them: Napkin Rings– Cut your empty cardboard rolls into smaller sections and cover them with fabric.  You now have an inexpensive and creative napkin ring. =) Cord Holders– Cords can […]

    Read Post
  • FOOD & ENTERTAINING

    Peanut Sauce

    My roommate got me addicted to an amazing peanut sauce she makes. Unfortunately, we’re moving out soon, so I was forced to learn how to make the fabulous sauce myself.  It’s great on rice, chicken, vegetables and pretty much anything else you can think of.  Try it out for yourself: What you need: -4 tbsp […]

    Read Post
  • Find the Right Apartment for Your Lifestyle?Apartments, Houses, Condos, Townhouses, Lofts and Efficiencies.

    FIND
  • APARTMENT LIVING

    Grow your Own Vegetable Garden

    Worried about pesticides?  Want to be more resourceful?  Grow your own vegetable garden!  Here are some tips to help you get started: -Decide on the vegetables you want to grow.  Choose ones that your family likes to eat the most. -When buying seeds, look at how much room each vegetable needs to grow, so that […]

    Read Post
  • DIY

    Easter Egg Dyeing

    Since Easter is this Sunday, I found some neat techniques to spice up the way you dye Easter eggs!  Check it out: Rubber Bands: -Wrap numerous bands around your hard boiled egg and then place it in the dye(s) of your choice -You can take off a band or two before you place the egg […]

    Read Post
  • APARTMENT LIVING

    Places for Nature Lovers

    If you’re a nature lover, then get your binoculars out.  Here is a list of wonderful nature locations: -Oregon & Washington — small towns and big nature views along I-5 and beautiful pacific costal views. -Northeast Indiana/Ohio farm country – classic Midwestern nature plain and simple. -Appalachian Trail — 2,178 miles of mountain trails stretching […]

    Read Post
  • Follow Us

  • Apartment Living Newsletter

    Sign up and never miss a tip, deal or contest!

Pin It on Pinterest