Five Ways to Make Your Space Feel Like Home

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When you are in a temporary apartment it’s easy to keep a college vibe and slap a few posters on the wall and call it décor. However, as a young adult I’ve realize the importance of constructing a creative space to unwind as well as host parties. Here are five items I believe are essential into make your space feel like a home.

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1. Pillows: They add a pop of color and sense of style your space

2. Throw blanket: Comfort is key when entertaining, so I always keep throw blankets in reach.

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3. Candles: Make your space feel cozy by lighting a candle.

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4. Framed art: Whether you are decorating with posters, art or photographs spend a few extra dollars and get them framed. This instantly makes your home looked polished.

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5. Plants: A bit of greenery goes a long way! If you don’t have a green thumb pick up a fake plant. No one will know the difference!

Have any tips of your own? Share them bellow!

Ten Winter Date Ideas: 2015

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It is hard to brainstorm date ideas when you just want to cuddle up in bed with a cup of hot chocolate. In order to avoid cabin fever, here are a few date ideas that will get you out of the house (at least for a few hours!)

  1. Look up a museum and spend an afternoon acting like kids on a field trip
  2. Go to a coffee shop with a deck of cards and play a few rounds of your favorite game
  3. Get messy and sing up for a cooking class to learn a new skill!
  4. Grab a glass of wine and channel your inner artist at a paint bar
  5. Go to a comedy club and share a few laughs
  6. Rent cross country skis and enjoy the outdoors
  7. Visit a brewery and sign up for a tour
  8. Feel like teenagers again and go bowling
  9. Stop by the library and pick up books for an afternoon of cuddling

What’s on your winter date night list?