Kids Crafts for Your Home

Summer is right around the corner and with the kids at home due to COVID-19, what better time than to think of some homemade, kids craft for your home? These crafts will keep your kiddos busy AND provide decor you'll want to show off in your home and backyard! A double bonus! Found Object Initial Wall Decor No one will realize this wall decor was crafted by your family and it’s beautiful! Plus, you get to let your kids run wild by going on a walk to collect items for your initial piece! This craft may need to be monitored depending on your kids' ages and their gluing capabilities. But imagine your children coming home in 10+ years and seeing this still hanging the wall! How special and gorge

DIY of the Week: Farmhouse Coffee Table

Are you looking for a beautiful new coffee table complete the look of your living room? This gorgeous farmhouse coffee table is so trendy and super affordable! For only $40 you can create your very own gorgeous farmhouse coffee table in just a few hours! What better way to bring a rustic, clean look to your living room? Check out our DIY video of the week as it shares how you can take advantage of the opportunity to create your very own farmhouse coffee table!

Activities to Keep Kids (And You) Busy!

As our hearts are aching during this tough time, we hope that everyone is staying as safe and healthy as possible. With schools being closed for at least another week and a half, we decided to gather a list of fun activities to help you try to keep your kids entertained. Being stuck in the house isn’t always the most fun thing to do for kids with lots of energy, but hopefully this list gives you a few fun ideas to help with all that energy your kids have! Board Game Time! A game night is always bound to bring some family fun! Dust of that old Monopoly game and give you and your kids a break from the TV and electronics! Who Said Camping is Only for Outdoors? Kids love to build an indoor fort

DIY of the Week: Closet Organizer

Are you sick of your messy closet? Looking for a proper way to store all your clothes, shoes and accessories so they don't get damaged? Adding shelving and additional closet rods is one of the most simple fixes to all of those problems! Most people think you can only have this beautiful design in a huge walk-in closet, but we're here to show you that just about any closet can look this organized and beautiful! Check out our DIY video of the week as it shares how you can take advantage of this great opportunity to create your very own closet organizer and rid all those messy closets!

Give Me Green Recipes, Please!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Are you looking for a fun way to incorporate a little more green to your day? Check out a few fun, green recipes below for some last-minute celebration deserts! You'll sure feel lucky after trying one of these great recipes! Boozy Shamrock Shake Cupcakes Ingredients Cupcakes 1 1/4 Cups superfine sugar 4 Large eggs 1/2 cup sunflower or canola oil 2 Teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1 cup peppermint schnapps 90 proof or higher 2 1/2 cups cake flour 2 Teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon fine sea salt 1/4 cup dry milk powder 3.4 ounce instant white chocolate pudding mix Green food coloring Buttercream 1 cup shortening 1/2 cup unsalted butter softened 1 Pound powdered sugar 1

DIY of the Week: Table Top Fire Pit

Are you wondering what you can do to make your beautiful, outdoor Michigan living area just a little more beautiful? Add a modern table top fire pit to any area! This beauty allows you to take advantage of your outdoor living for a little bit longer each day, while also keeping you warm! Don't miss out on this awesome opportunity to add a cool, custom piece to your backyard! Check out our DIY video of the week as it shares how to create your very own beautiful table top fire put for your outdoor living space before Spring hits Michigan!

Why Grand Rapids?

Being a Chicago-native, it is not hard for me to understand why Grand Rapids was ranked #13 in Best Places to Live by U.S. News in 2019. But what are some of the great things about Grand Rapids that makes it rank so high among so many other great cities in the United States? We’re here to dive into some of those great factors, which may help explain why Grand Rapids is #13, why the Grand Rapids Real Estate Market is so HOT, or just simply why people love Grand Rapids so much! After this list, you’ll understand why a Chicago-native like me chose Grand Rapids instead and why you’ll want to live in Grand Rapids ASAP! Beer City or Coffee City? It’s no secret that Grand Rapids is Beer City USA du

DIY of the Week: Farmhouse Dining Table

Tired of that old, scrapped up dining room table you have? This quick video shows you how you can make your very own farmhouse dining table for only $75! This beautiful farmhouse table gives any home a fresh, rustic look while also being pretty simple to craft! Don't miss this opportunity to have a gorgeous and sturdy new dining room table! Check out our DIY video of the week as it shares how to create your very own beautiful farmhouse dining table for your home!

Magnificent March Grand Rapids Events!

Being one of the top Real Estate Agents in the West Michigan Area, we take pride in being a part of our local community and taking advantage of all that West Michigan has to offer. With that being said, we wanted to give you guys the opportunity to take advantage of some of those great events and opportunities in the Grand Rapids area. Because whether you’re house hunting, working 70 hours a week, or keeping track of crazy kids as a stay at home mom, everyone deserves a little time to enjoy themselves, reduce stress and have fun! St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations Founders Irish Breakfast Saturday, March 14 at 9 a.m. Founder’s second annual Irish Breakfast features an all-you-can-eat Irish theme

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