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Spring is Here and So Are the Mosquitoes!

Spring is Here and So Are the Mosquitoes!

By Katie Moosbrugger What do you get when you mix really hot, humid weather with lots of rain? A good guess would be “springtime in the south.”  But a better guess would be “lots of mosquitoes.” Unfortunately our climate in the Triad is the ideal breeding ground for...
Taking Stock

Taking Stock

By Steve Viola with Viola Insurance Services, Inc. Have you ever had to file an insurance claim? It can be a difficult process for both the policyholder and the claims adjuster. I know firsthand. I’ve been on both sides. I started my insurance career fresh out of...
Recycle Your Holiday

Recycle Your Holiday

Sure, we all know by now how to recycle our Christmas trees. Here in the Triad it’s as simple as hauling your tree to the curb (if you live within city limits) and wait for the city to pick it up. Just know it could take several weeks – but it’s so...
Doggie Daycare, Fashion Ideas, New Giveaway, Plus Winner Announced

Doggie Daycare, Fashion Ideas, New Giveaway, Plus Winner Announced

By TMoM Team Member Katie Moosbrugger Today we announce a fabulous new giveaway, plus the winner from our last contest! Additionally, we have great information on care for your dog, a sidewalk sale you don’t want to miss, and a great discount from a local...
Household Tips and Tricks

Household Tips and Tricks

A friend of mine posted a tip about dollar store dish soap on her facebook page the other day, and it got me thinking…how many tips and tricks do we all use daily? I’ve compiled a list below (mainly because I love lists). What tips and tricks would you...
10 Tips for Selling Your Home

10 Tips for Selling Your Home

By Callie Strother, Social Media Coordinator, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Just because the weather is getting cooler it doesn’t mean you should put your home selling needs on hold. Fall is the perfect time to put your home up for sale and the buyers are still out...
Cabernet is the New Black

Cabernet is the New Black

By Callie Strother, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Carolinas Realty Every season, whether it’s in fashion or interior design, there is always a new ‘it’ color that everyone is encouraged to wear or use to update their decorating. As fashion weeks start lining up in...
Allen Tate Realtors Powerhouse Duo

Allen Tate Realtors Powerhouse Duo

By Allison Tobey I think we can all safely say we have experienced at least 5 of the top 10 most stressful life events that I recently found listed in a few articles. In no particular order, they are1) losing a job, 2) wedding planning (ridiculous, but true), 3)...
Advice for Buying a New Washer/Dryer Set

Advice for Buying a New Washer/Dryer Set

Our washing machine went kaput this past fall. After a couple attempts to have it fixed, we decided to take the plunge and just buy a new set. Our current set was pretty old, so I was clueless as to the latest and greatest in the washing machine world. Thank goodness...
Toys Toys Everywhere

Toys Toys Everywhere

By Shannon Burghart I have always considered myself an unorganized person and those who knew me in college would definitely tell you that neatness was not my strength. However, on a recent visit to my house, my mom commented on how organized I was and I realized that...
S is for Student Study Space

S is for Student Study Space

By  Maria Adams, Principal Designer of Interior Design Solutions by Maria, Inc Wow, it’s already August and the first day of  school is around the corner.  Over the next few weeks you’ll be shopping for clothes, book bags and school supplies.  But the one thing that...
10 Cute Ways to Display Your Kids’ Art

10 Cute Ways to Display Your Kids’ Art

Did this happen to you throughout the school year? Several times a week your child comes home with piles of art and other paperwork for you to adore, compliment, and select which pieces you’ll hang on the fridge. Later that evening, you sift through the entire mound...