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Using Essential Oils Around the Home

Using Essential Oils Around the Home

My first introduction to essentials oils was at the end of a particularly relaxing yoga class. We were laying in our final pose (Shavasana—the best pose some might say) and the instructor walked around and massaged an oil onto our temples. Boy, was that relaxing. Ever since then I’ve been fascinated with essential oils and…

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By Kayleigh, 05/15/2017 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.
Preparing Your Home for a Perfect Brunch

Preparing Your Home for a Perfect Brunch

Mother’s Day is just around the corner! Ok, ok–more like it’s practically here already. Maybe you forgot–or maybe someone didn’t let you forget, but you’ve still somehow waited until the last minute to prepare something. That’s ok! Whether your initial plans fell through or you just now realized maybe you’re cutting it a bit close, we’ve…

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By Sarah, 05/12/2017 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.

Lewith & Freeman Featured Listing: Harveys Lake Homes

      If living on a lake has always been your dream, Harveys Lake is the place for you! Harveys Lake was founded in 1781 during the Revolutionary War by Benjamin Harvey. At one square mile, it is the largest natural lake in the state of Pennsylvania. The lake was incorporated into Harveys Lake…

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By Kayleigh, 05/11/2017 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.
Getting Rid of These 5 Common House Pests

Getting Rid of These 5 Common House Pests

No one likes to deal with bugs. No one. I don’t care what your argument is but there’s nothing worse than when fruit flies invade your home. Nothing. So, how do we deal with this? Here are some tips and tricks for dealing with five common house pests. Some Basic Rules to Follow I’m all…

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By Kayleigh, 05/08/2017 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.
Everything You’ve Wanted to Know About Dallas, Pennsylvania

Everything You’ve Wanted to Know About Dallas, Pennsylvania

A great place to live and raise your family. Looking to move? Whether you’re a Northeastern Pennsylvania native or are relocating from out of the area, Dallas, Pennsylvania, is definitely worth your time! Dallas, which is part of Luzerne County’s Back Mountain suburban area, is made up of Dallas Borough and Dallas Township. Dallas Township…

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By Sarah, 05/05/2017 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.
Building History: The F.M. Kirby Center

Building History: The F.M. Kirby Center

Standing tall and proud on Public Square in Wilkes-Barre stands the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts. Built as a movie theater in 1938, the Kirby Center replaced a bus terminal, drug store, printing company, and stonecutter. The Comerford Movie Theater The Comerford theater was named after Michael E. Comerford, the general manager of…

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By Kayleigh, 05/03/2017 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.
The Two-Toned Cabinets Kitchen Trend

The Two-Toned Cabinets Kitchen Trend

If you’re looking for a fun, fresh way to update your kitchen, you might want to consider two-toned cabinets. I’m really excited about this trend. I think it’s a fun way to add some dimension to your kitchen, and there are so many different approaches you can take—no matter how bold or safe you’re looking…

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By Kayleigh, 05/01/2017 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.
Home Inspections for Potential Buyers

Home Inspections for Potential Buyers

If you’re in the market for a new home you might not be thinking all that much about inspections. Sure, you know about them and you know you should do them, but do you know how many there are? If you are at the stage of the buying process you might be thinking “Where do…

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By Kayleigh, 04/28/2017 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.

Lewith & Freeman Featured Listing: Delightful Retreat in Bear Creek Village *sold*

90 Sullivan Trail Bear Creek Village, Pa 19602     Bear Creek Village is a truly charming place for a homestead retreat.  Bear Creek Village is nestled in a narrow valley formed by Bear Creek, a tributary of the Lehigh River. This Luzerne County borough is also surrounded by acres of wooded land, lakes, and a…

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By Sarah, 04/26/2017 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.
“Small Is Beautiful: A Tiny House Documentary” Review

“Small Is Beautiful: A Tiny House Documentary” Review

Upon recently perusing Netflix for something to watch, I came across a documentary about small houses. Thanks to television shows such as Tiny House Hunters, I’m a little bit in love with the idea of living small. They’re always painted as these picture-perfect, tiny homes where living is easy and buying is straight-forward. So much…

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By Kayleigh, 04/24/2017 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.