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How to Make Showing Gratitude for Your Friends Easy

How to Make Showing Gratitude for Your Friends Easy

Friends are the best! They know how to bring a smile to your face, they always give a listening ear and a shoulder to cry on, and they don’t judge you for your bad hair day(s)! Studies have also shown that having friends can even improve your health. That’s...

If Your Credit Needs a Boost, Pay Your Rent Online

If Your Credit Needs a Boost, Pay Your Rent Online

Are you looking for ways to build your credit score? Here's an easy way to do just that: pay your rent online! A 2017 study conducted by TransUnion followed 12,000 renters. For a year, the renters reported their rent payments to the credit bureaus, and their credit...

Four Local Ice Cream Shops in Lakewood to Support This Summer

Four Local Ice Cream Shops in Lakewood to Support This Summer

Here in the US, we take our ice cream seriously! In fact, we are the world’s largest producers and consumers of ice cream! While we’ll take pretty much any ice cream we can get our hands on, statistics show that it’s the premium stuff that we long for. With that, here...

Want to Serve Our Community? Join Our Virtual Cleanup Event!

Want to Serve Our Community? Join Our Virtual Cleanup Event!

“The ocean is the origin and the engine of all life on this planet—and it is under threat,” declared Conservation International. The trash that ends up in our oceans and on our beaches can cause all kinds of problems for our delicate ecosystems and economies. But...

Use These 4 Apps to Help You Drink More Water

Use These 4 Apps to Help You Drink More Water

A quick 20-minute drive from The 5800 Apartment Homes in Lakewood will bring you to beautiful beaches, including Seal Beach and Sunset Beach. With such easy access to the ocean, you no doubt have ample opportunity to get your body in the water—but have you made an...

Tips for Staying Safe and Healthy at the Beach

Tips for Staying Safe and Healthy at the Beach

Summer is here! Don’t let the “June gloom” and COVID-19 keep you from getting out and enjoying the fabulous waterfronts in your own backyard. Whether you’re riding a bike along the Long Beach Waterfront, catching some waves at Surf City USA, or lounging around on...

How to Rent An Apartment With a Pet

How to Rent An Apartment With a Pet

Pets have amazing benefits. They can offer companionship, reduce stress, and even help us make new human friends. When you live in an apartment, though, having a pet can be tricky at times. If you have a fluffy friend or are thinking of getting one, here are a few...

5 Minimalist Decorations to Add to Your Apartment

5 Minimalist Decorations to Add to Your Apartment

What is minimalist design? It’s just like it sounds: minimizing design elements to enhance simplistic beauty. Minimalist spaces that are done well will often include neutral colors, well-balanced light (with plenty of natural sources), and accents inspired by nature...

6 Reasons Why Spring Is Wonderful

6 Reasons Why Spring Is Wonderful

The crisp morning temperatures are starting to rise, which brings a refreshing sense of newness in the air. Here are six reasons why this season is so beloved: 1. Longer Days Thanks to the earth’s position to the sun, the northern hemisphere experiences more light...

10 Ways to Enjoy the New Energy of Spring with Your Family

10 Ways to Enjoy the New Energy of Spring with Your Family

There’s something in the air! It’s tough to describe, but most would agree that there’s a feeling of hope, excitement, and energy that comes with the onset of spring. Here are 10 ways to enjoy that energy with your family: 1. Open the Windows There is a distinct scent...