Archives by: Alex Watson

Decoration Packing Tips

From Summer Sanctuary to Fall Haven: How to Seamlessly Switch Over to Your Fall Home Decorations

It’s that time of year! Hot pumpkin spice lattes are replacing cold summer treats, and you’re starting to transition from short-sleeves and shorts to sweaters and pants. Though the crisp weather and beautiful foliage alone are enough to make autumn a special season, you can make the next few months even cozier by decking your home out with festive decorations! If you find inspiration along the way, making a plan for your decorations can be every bit as fun as the work. ... Read more

How to Get Through the Holidays When Hosting Your In-Laws (And Maybe Even Enjoy It!)

For many of us, the holiday season is the most special time of year. Great food, lights, decorations, and quality time with loved ones are just a few things that we look forward to when November and December come around. However, as adults, we know that the holidays require hard work and that they can add even more stress to our everyday work and home lives, especially when the in-laws are involved. If you love your in-laws to death (or at least ... Read more
Halloween 2020 in Charlotte NC

Halloween 2020 Is Not Canceled—Just Different

So many things have drastically changed in 2020, so it should come as no surprise that Halloween will be quite different this year. Debates about which candy is best have been replaced with the question of whether or not it’s safe to participate in certain events and activities.  In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, traditional trick-or-treating—where kids don costumes and go house to house to ask for candy—will not be taking place in many places. But that doesn’t mean that trick-or-treating and ... Read more