Is 2023 a Good Time to Build *Your* Forever Home?

Rising inflation rates caused increased prices in building materials and, therefore, homes. If you’re like millions of others, you’ve held off on building your dream home, hoping that prices would fall again.  The unfortunate truth is that real estate prices won’t fall within the next few years, so the question is, should you build your…

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Are a good neighbor?

1. Welcome new people to the neighborhood by stopping by and introducing yourself. Baking cookies is a traditional way to extend a warm welcome, but you can also bring them recommendations for local services, such as babysitters or landscapers; a children’s activity kit filled with coloring books, crayons and games; or a list of important…

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Preparing your home for colder weather

The weather is finally cooling off and the sun is going down earlier! Here is a list of tips and tricks to get your home in shape before winter is in full swing. Seal it up: Caulk and seal around exterior door and window frames. Look for gaps where pipes or wiring enter the home…

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Being Grateful

Gratitude comes easy for some and is a little harder for others. When it comes down to it, it’s all about your attitude towards being grateful. If we have the right attitude towards gratitude then there are SO many things to be grateful for. With November being the month of Thanksgiving so many use the…

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How to make caramel apples

Who doesn’t love a good ole’ caramel apple? Although caramel apples could be enjoyed anytime of the year, Fall seems to be the best time! There are so many ways to make caramel apples, but here is an easy way with very few steps and ingredients.  Ingredients Premade caramels (15 oz) Heavy whipping cream (3…

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Fall Yardwork Do’s and Don’ts

Fall is a wonderful season for gardening. The weather is cool and pretty much perfect for getting out and doing the much needed work.  Here are a few things that will help you this fall season.  Don’ts Do not remove what is considered habitat for the insects. These items could be logs and brush piles,…

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October activities in the Edmond/OKC area

Wings Special Needs Community: Fall Festival: Now-Oct. 23 Fridays and Saturdays 10-6pm and Sundays 1-6pm Features a petting zoo, yard games, hayrides, food trucks, inflatables, great photo-ops, games, a maze and of course, pumpkins of all shapes and sizes. Each Saturday will feature special activities including a touch-a-truck, Thunder Day and more. Pumpkins are available…

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Things that make your home sell faster

Open the curtains, pull up the blinds, and let in the sunlight. Create a positive vibe. Turn on all the lights, day and night, and install high wattage bulbs that will show your home brightly. Remove any clutter from all the rooms to visually enlarge them. If you have a fireplace, highlight it in your…

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