Wall planters in an apartment. Image credit: Wendy Wei


Wall planters in an apartment. Image credit: Wendy Wei

Four Stylish Ways to Display Houseplants

February 2021 Sure, you can just place a potted houseplant on a side table or countertop and they’ll do fine. But if you’d like your…

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Humidify Your Apartment (Without a Humidifier)

  During our cold Rochester winters, the furnace runs a lot, which reduces the humidity in your apartment. That can lead to dry skin, worsening…

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VIP Program Spotlight: Thimble Tailor

Not every article of clothing fits just right from the start. If you’re looking to alter, adjust, or modify the clothes you’ve been putting off…

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Cook Any Meat to Be Tender

The pandemic probably has you cooking at home more often. And unless you’re a trained chef, you may find that the meat you’re cooking isn’t…

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Socializing Your Kitten (and why it’s important)

Cats are often thought of as being aloof, independent, and sometimes even uncaring. But if you socialize your kitten properly, you can be sure your…

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Ideas for Dividing a Studio Apartment

Having a studio apartment doesn’t necessarily mean living in one room. There are many ways to subdivide your space and make it feel like multiple…

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What to Know If You Need an Apartment Guarantor

Landlords want one basic thing: tenants who can and will pay on time. During the application process they look at things like your credit score,…

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VIP Program Spotlight: Cooks World

If you’re passionate about cooking, Cook’s World will help you find the essential, the unique, and more. Located on Monroe Avenue in Brighton, they’ve been…

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VIP Program Spotlight: Genesee Bakery & Deli

Whether it’s a treat for yourself, the office, or a special event, Genesee Bakery & Deli has just what you need. Located at 1677 Mt….

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Growing an Apartment Garden

No patio or balcony? No problem. You can still grow a lush garden inside your four walls, regardless of how big or small your apartment…

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The Ultimate Spring Cleaning

    Spring is here and if you’re spending more time inside social distancing, why not invest some of that time cleaning your apartment like…

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VIP Program Spotlight: Joey B’s

We love seeing how resilient and creative Rochester’s local businesses have been about adjusting to the current health crisis while continuing to serve their customers….

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