Monthly Archives: January 2015

Getting Ready for the Super Bowl

We’re assuming all you’ve been thinking about this week is the Seahawks playing in the Super Bowl on Sunday—that’s all we can think about, too!

Let us indulge in this Hawks fever together with every other living person in the city!

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Let’s talk party! Whether you are hosting your own party, going to a friend’s party or going out to celebrate with all other 12s, we have the best food, drinks and places to guarantee you’ll enjoy the Super Bowl!

Source: PartyCity.com

Source: PartyCity.com

Impress your friends by making one of these for your Super Bowl party, or bring it to your friend’s party—they’re crowd pleasers!

Source: MyNorthwest.com

Source: MyNorthwest.com

Don’t forget the Seahawks-themed snacks!

Source: Queen Bee Coupons

Source: Queen Bee Coupons

Oh, and be sure to make a Russells Sprouts Cheese Dip—get it?

Source: Queen Bee Coupons

Source: Queen Bee Coupons

What better way to support the Hawks than with Seattle-made drinks!

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For those of you going out— at each one of our properties, our teams recommended these hopping bars in our different neighborhoods!

Stadium Place:

The Century:

The Lyric:

The 101:

The Corydon:

Or just stay home to watch it on the big screen in our media rooms!

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And remember, ANYTHING is possible. GO HAWKS!

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New Start: Re-organizing Project

The New Year is time for a fresh start, and what better way to do so than by re-organizing your home! We truly believe that an organized home can maximize your time and allow you to focus on other activities like enjoying the neighborhood or reading a book!

Source: ApartmenTherapy.comWe know that organizing your home can be time consuming, so we focused on the three spaces of a home that would benefit from organization: bathroom, kitchen and living room.

Bathroom

It is difficult to successfully store all our supplies and have a nice looking bathroom. So, we compiled organizing solutions for your bathroom that guarantee it will stay clutter-free.

These hanging baskets could be the best and most attractive way to organize your bathroom supplies.

Source: Our Fifth House

Source: Our Fifth House

A spice-rack can hold all your toiletries and get them off the counter. Re-purpose your old spice racks, or make your own.

Learn the most effective way to organize your items under the sink while increasing storage space.

Source: ApartmentTherapy.com

Source: ApartmentTherapy.com

Kitchen

A cluttered kitchen could be the reason we choose to dine out over cooking, so here are the best practices to have a high-efficiency kitchen.

Source: ApartmentTherapy.com

Source: ApartmentTherapy.com

A Lazy Susan can help organize your refrigerator, and a pan organizer could do the same for your cabinets.

Source: KevinAndAmanda.com

Source: KevinAndAmanda.com

Get your foil and plastic wrap out of your drawers and into your cabinet without taking up any room with this trick.

Source: ApartmentTherapy.com

Source: ApartmentTherapy.com

Make your own dry-ingredient containers with this  tutorial.

Find out how tension rods can help you organize throughout your kitchen!

Living Room

We have so many not-so-pretty but necessary items in our living room. What to do? Here are some great and easy DIY hiding ideas for your living room items:

Source: ApartmentTherapy.com

Source: ApartmentTherapy.com

Two simple ways to hide your router in plain sight: place inside a nice-looking box, or an old book.

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Source: Homedit.com

Printers can be a bit of an eye-sore in our living room, so hide it in your entertainment center with this tutorial.

Too many books? Make an invisible bookcase and wait for your guests’ reaction!

Ever wondered what to do with the AC/heat controller on the wall? We have exactly what you need.

Source: Instructables.com

Source: Instructables.com

Looking for more ideas? Check out our Organizing Ideas Pinterest Board, and follow us on Pinterest for updates on all apartment home ideas!