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Celebrating National Honey Bee Awareness Day with Local Beekeepers

Celebrating National Honey Bee Awareness Day with Local Beekeepers

Whether drizzled on toast or used as a sweetener in your favorite cookie recipe, honey holds a special place in the hearts of many. Bees on the other hand… well, there’s a general misconception about them. I, too, find myself more often than not afraid of bees more than anything else. National Honey Bee Awareness…

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By Kayleigh, 08/17/2018 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.

Back Mountain Featured Listing: 16 Highwoods Road Wyoming, PA

If you’re looking for a Back Mountain home that feels more like a vacation, this featured listing in Wyoming, Pennsylvania may be perfect for you! Northwest of the Wyoming Valley, the Back Mountain offers spectacular mountainous views and charming communities. Wyoming is one of those towns with a rich history and plenty of local recreation….

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By Sarah, 07/18/2018 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
Visit These Local Parks to Celebrate National Hop a Park Day

Visit These Local Parks to Celebrate National Hop a Park Day

The first Saturday in July means that National Hop a Park Day is here and we couldn’t be more excited! Today is a day that encourages us to visit local parks and enjoy everything they have to offer. It’s a great day to host a family and friends BBQ or take a long hike with…

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By Kayleigh, 07/06/2018 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
Where to watch 4th of July fireworks in NEPA (2018)

Where to watch 4th of July fireworks in NEPA (2018)

Are you looking to celebrate our nation’s independence with a bang? Besides family picnics and local parades, fireworks have always been a big part of Fourth of July celebrations. Even more so now, given that changes in Pennsylvania laws now permit PA residents to buy “class C” or “consumer grade” fireworks. However, it is important…

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By Sarah, 06/28/2018 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.

Scranton Featured Listing: 1020 Electric Street

View this meticulous and charming home in the heart of Scranton, PA! Located in Lackawanna County, Scranton is a central part of the Northeastern Pennsylvania region and is located within a 2-hour drive to New York and Philadelphia. Scranton established the area and helped it become a prominent industrial coal region during the 19th and…

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By Kendra, 05/11/2018 Kendra is a content writer with a BA in literature from Wilkes University. When she’s not reading up on the latest home decorating trends, Kendra is busy designing her future home, library included.
How to Plant a Window Box

How to Plant a Window Box

Window boxes are tiny landscapes bursting with color and aesthetic. The bright flowers easily add more color to the outside of your home near windows, on decks, and porch rails. Plus, it’s a fairly simple installation and is fun to design. Combine cheerful spring colors with lush greenery for a beautiful window box increasing your home’s…

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By Kendra, 04/09/2018 Kendra is a content writer with a BA in literature from Wilkes University. When she’s not reading up on the latest home decorating trends, Kendra is busy designing her future home, library included.
Agent Spotlight: Anita Reber, Lewith & Freeman

Agent Spotlight: Anita Reber, Lewith & Freeman

Anita Reber is an award-winning real estate agent with Lewith & Freeman. She works out of the Hazle Township office and serves buyers and sellers in the Greater Hazleton Area. Open-minded, forward-thinking Anita Reber’s sales record is consistently impressive, which is hardly surprising given she has over three decades of experience in the real estate…

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By Sarah, 03/21/2018 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
Decorating for a Pet-Friendly Holiday Season

Decorating for a Pet-Friendly Holiday Season

Keeping the Holidays happy, healthy and safe for everyone!  Spending time decorating your home for the holidays is one of the best parts of winter. It’s much easier to tolerate subzero temperatures and icy driveways when you can come back to a warm and festive home. Whether you’re putting up a tree for Christmas, stringing…

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By Sarah, 12/13/2017 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
Why Does Santa Use the Chimney and Not the Front Door?

Why Does Santa Use the Chimney and Not the Front Door?

When I was much younger, we didn’t have a fireplace in our house—and therefore no chimney. Because of this, there was always concern about how Santa would get us our presents. Despite this fear, every Christmas morning my two brothers and I would wake up to a pile of presents under the Christmas tree. We’d…

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By Sarah, 12/04/2017 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
How to Recycle Your Leftover Halloween Pumpkins

How to Recycle Your Leftover Halloween Pumpkins

Halloween has come and gone leaving candy wrappers, fake spider webs, and maybe more rotting gourds than you know what to do with. Sure, carving pumpkins is fun for the kids, and who can say no to some freshly roasted cinnamon sugar pumpkin seeds, but once that calendar changes to November it’s a big WHAT…

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By Sarah, 11/03/2017 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.