Category: Community

Our views on creating a positive impact within apartment communities.

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What to Say When Tragedy Strikes

I am no stranger to tragedy and loss. My house burned to the ground when I was a child, and then, unbelievably, again in the Fourmile Canyon fire in Colorado in 2010.  I am, unfortunately, something of an expert in...

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The Visionary Path

“I do not have to justify my quest for spirituality in physical terms. If you ask me to do so, it means that you understand nothing of spirituality.” ~Henryk Skolimowski The way of nurturing and sustaining an ‘interior life’ has...

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5 Must Haves for Your Holiday Travel

Holiday season is upon us and for a lot of us that means holiday travel. I live in Arizona but my family is on the East Coast so over the next few months I’m going to be getting a lot...

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22 Ways Drinking Soda Will Shorten Your Life

Numerous studies have shown the negative health effects of drinking soda on your waistline and your teeth. Drinking soda however, has far more serious health risks than many of us may realize.  According to Euromonitor, the average person in the United...

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15 Common Sense Reasons to Free Yourself from Politics

“Our continued participation in this circus performance we call politics feeds the illusion of its legitimacy.” When even the highest agencies of the law cannot prosecute the political elite for their crimes, and when no mainstream media organization is willing to press...

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Working to Solve Homelessness

In December 2012, I came across an article by Will Harlan, Editor of Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine, profiling homelessness in Asheville, N.C. Contrary to most perceptions, the individuals he encountered in shelters were willing, able and actively looking for employment,...

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7 Fire Safety Tips for Senior Residents

Older Americans are a strong demographic in multifamily and senior living growth, but those 65 and older are particularly fragile when it comes to fire risk. With the holiday season upon us, properties that specialize in senior housing or have a large...

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4 Secrets About True Leaders

You can only get so far with orders, and the misuse of power. The same goes with the restriction of human action. The war on drugs has been an abject failure, as has been the American ‘democracy.’ It is the same...

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5 Shocking Ways to Use Lemons

When life gives your lemons, make lemonade or cure a fever! Lemons have so much versatility! Not only can you use them for your glass of water but you can use them for health and cleaning purposes. I personally buy...

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Summer Meal Prep – 3 Delicious Ideas

I tried some delicious Summer meal prep ideas! I know especially when summer rolls around I need some new fresh, healthy, summer meal prep ideas. I am always looking for my next new favorite. Here are my top 3 delicious Summer meal prep...