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home leg workouts

Not having a gym or being short on time or space is no reason to skip “leg day.” Your legs are the largest muscle group in your body, so besides strengthening important muscles, working your legs helps you get your heart rate up and torch calories. The good news is, you don’t even need to leave your apartment to get a killer leg workout. Try these moves for effective home leg workouts.

stress of apartment hunting

Moving is considered one of the most stressful experiences. Apartment hunting, if unprepared, can cause anxiety. Prepare and don't procrastinate, and your apartment hunt can be fun and exciting; you’re headed toward a fresh start in a new home. So, how can you eliminate the stress? Nail down these answers BEFORE you start searching.

fastest growing cities in the US

"Overall, cities in the South continue to grow at a faster rate than any other U.S region. Since the 2010 Census, the population in large southern cities grew by an average of 9.4 percent. In comparison, cities in the West grew 7.3 percent, while cities in the Northeast and Midwest had much lower growth rates at 1.8 percent and 3.0 percent respectively."

affordable apartments in indianapolis

If you're a renter, you know that some of the most in-demand cities can be tough on your bank account. From apartment shortages to sky-high rents, it's little wonder that more apartment-dwellers are looking to move to cities that offer…

Christmassy Towns in America

Do you find yourself drifting towards thoughts of Dasher and Dancer and Prancer and Vixen? Already planning what cookies you're going to leave out for the fat man in the red suit? Maybe you wish it could be Christmas every…

The top ramen shops in America

When you think of ramen, you probably conjure up images of those dry, square packets of noodles -- ready to fill your belly on a cheap week or post bar crawl. However, the reality of ramen is totally different. A…

Arlington, Virginia Neighborhoods A Guide - Westover

Arlington, Virginia is a city of harmonious contradictions. Much of Arlington is small, quiet suburbia steeped in history and tradition. However, sprinkled throughout you'll find bustling metropolises, eclectic shopping districts, and a thoroughly modern feel. All of this is set…

Chicago Style Hot Dog

Is there anything better than a well-prepared tube steak? If you're a fan of encased meat on a bun, then July's National Hotdog Month is the season for you. As simple as this food may seem, a hot dog you…

San Francisco

Whether you’re just passing through the bay area or you’ve decided to make it your home, one thing’s for sure: it’s expensive. Having a handy guide to free things to do can go a long way to making sure you…