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Nashville Dorm Decoration Guide

Welcome back to school, everyone! August and September are busy times for college and university students as they attend orientation, get settled into a new schedule, find their classes, and still try to have a life. You are on your own when it comes to...

Back to School on a Budget with ThriftSmart

Jess Wolstenholm is an author, blogger and freelance writer. Jess became passionate about developing simple faith tools when she began to navigate the spiritual development of her own young children. She launched Gather & Grow in January 2017. Since the loss of her mom to pancreatic cancer...

Moving To Nashville Guide

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9 Great 4th Of July Party Ideas For Nashville

Nashville during the summer is one of the best places to be in America. The beautiful greenery, endless options for great live music, and friendly people make ours the perfect city in which to celebrate our nation’s independence. All of this can be brought to...

6 Great Cookout Ideas In Nashville

Summer time in Nashville means pools are open, outdoor live music festivals are in full swing, and everyone’s ready for a big cookout. So how do you throw a memorable cookout? Here are 6 great ideas to get you inspired! I don't know why I never thought of...

What To Do With Old Dorm Furniture

Every spring, the weather gets warmer, the birds build their nests, and dormitory parking lots across the country are filled with “gently worn” dorm furniture. These desks and couches huddle around dumpsters, coated in dorito dust and coffee rings. While these implements of educational assistance...

How To Save On Your Dream Nashville Wedding

  Your wedding is one of the most wonderful days of your life. But what makes weddings so special is the fact that it is the beginning of something special, not the culmination. And tacking a $45,000 wedding on top of student loans, a mortgage,...

Repurposed Home Improvement

Upcycling and repurposing are still growing in popularity thanks to HGTV, and Nashville is definitely not immune to this trend. Many people are interested in the idea of repurposing a cheap thrift store find and creating a dream home but have no idea where to...

How To Throw An Oscar Party In 10 Easy Gifs

Why Throw An Oscar Party? So why have an Oscar party at all? The Oscars are like the Super Bowl for theater majors, but where nobody likes any of the teams. But it can be fun to watch people who are rich and famous looking their...

The 5 Best Cheap Date Ideas In Nashville

Valentine’s Day is coming up…again. You need some good ideas to treat your Valentine right. The only problem is that you either don’t have any money, or you do have money but you don’t want to spend it. Let’s be honest. You can’t really put...