Caitlin Morgan Posts

Fresh Spring Fashion

Anyone who knows me knows I’m someone to ask about fashion. (I’ll leave that to you to decide whether I’m being sarcastic.) What’s not to love about spring? The sun is out—unless you live in Colorado, in which case it snowed for the past 24 hours. The living is good—unless your house has just been […]

By  Caitlin Morgan
| Filed Under: Tips & Tricks

Cocktails for Spring!

Spring is a great time to add some variety to your cocktail list.  Gone are the days of hot toddies and mulled cider; welcome warmer weather with drinks that incorporate fresh fruit, refreshing mint, and tart lemon and lime.  Mix up one of the following cocktails for a spring garden party, or just as a […]

By  Caitlin Morgan
| Filed Under: Apartment Parties

Designing Your Home Office

Despite Yahoo’s recent decision to rescind employee rights to telecommuting, more and more of us are working from home, at least part of the time. If you spend a significant amount of work time in your apartment, banging out assignments at the dining room table might not quite suffice. Keep your materials and tasks in […]

By  Caitlin Morgan
| Filed Under: Apartment Interiors,Decorating,Tips & Tricks

DIY Pet Projects

Occupy yourself for the weekend and make your pet feel loved with one of these DIY pet-life-improvement projects. Who needs PetCo? (Please don’t sue us, PetCo.)   Nightstand Pet Bed   How do I love this flea market nightstand-turned pet bed? Let me count the ways. One, it’s made from old furniture that doesn’t cost […]

By  Caitlin Morgan
| Filed Under: Apartment DIY,Decorating,Pets

Have Fun While Living Alone

On the one hand, you’re one of the few single people in the country who can afford to have their own place. Good for you! On the other hand….it can be lonely, boring, and creepy as all get-out.   Listen to your most embarrassing music As much as I love my guy roommate, it will […]

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| Filed Under: Tips & Tricks

If You Don’t Have a Carbon Monoxide Detector, Listen Up!

If you are one of many people living in America living without a carbon monoxide detector, read on!   Why…why…why…why…why…   Carbon monoxide (CO) is an odorless, tasteless, invisible gas that can, highly concentrated, kill you in one go or, in lower concentrations, harm you over time. In other words, it’s a poisonous gas that […]

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Freshen Up Your Apartment Without Redecorating

Perhaps you want your home to reflect the feelings of spring—but you don’t want to spend a lot of money. Maybe you feel like you’re living in a dank cave of winter darkness—but you don’t have a lot of time to remedy the situation. Possibly your personality possesses a contradictory mix of decorating addiction and […]

By  Caitlin Morgan
| Filed Under: Cleaning,Decorating

Spring Cleaning for Your Clothes

Spring cleaning? An excellent idea. Get the winter grime off your floors, and the buildup of stuff out of your closest. Just don’t forget your clothes in all this. After all, you spend as much time in them as you do on that mattress you should probably be flipping soon. Clean and store sweaters Sweaters […]

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| Filed Under: Cleaning,Tips & Tricks

Keeping a Clean Bed

There are lots of scary things out there, especially if you’re living in a big American city. Bed bugs, scabies, little crumbs that will keep you up all night like the Princess and the Pea. While I’m not advocating that you become a total hypochondriac/agoraphobe/clean freak/freak show. But if you want to keep creepy crawlies […]

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| Filed Under: Cleaning