Gifts for the Grads in Your Life, 10 Things to do Post Quarantine and more fun summer ideas

June 1st, 2020

Welcome, Summer!

We’re here to help ease your way into this new summer season with inspiring stories and ideas for the whole family.

Read on for local news and stories of positivity you don’t want to miss out on, as well as insider tips and lifestyle content curated just for you.


Real Estate in the News

Buyer’s are Looking to Dive In (Really)

The search for homes with pools has nearly tripled.

Click here for more search trends on the rise.

Local News

Shop Local while Gifting for Grads

Congratulate the grad in your life while supporting local shops! Platform LA has teamed up with their merchants offering curbside pick up to help you get that perfect gift just in time. Click here for to find out more.

Eye on the Prize: Post-Quarantine

Feeling antsy? Locale Magazine has  pulled together a list of destinations and things to do to help you ease back into life out and about. Click here for a little inspiration to keep your spirits up.

Lifestyle Tips & Tricks

Simple Summer Decorating Ideas For a Stylish Staycation

Summer is officially here and whether you have a beach house or a city apartment, House Beautiful, is sharing 30 easy summer decorating ideas that’ll lighten the look of your home for warm-weather months and vacation vibes! We may not be able to jet off to some faraway waterfront locale, but we can still get in on the easy summertime living with the right decorating decisions.

Ready to dress your home up for a summer-inspired staycation?

Colorful Kitchens That Will Inspire You to Pick Up a Paintbrush

When it comes to kitchen design, white cabinets are undeniably classic and timeless, but colorful kitchens will always steal the show, attract attention, and collect compliments. According to RealSimple colorful kitchen cabinets are racking up the likes on Instagram, causing us to imagine giving our boring white cabinets a colorful pop.

50 Great Backyard Landscaping Ideas You’re Sure to Get Inspired By

A backyard is an extension of your living space. It can be a colorful, casual, fun space and the possibilities are up to the terrain, your design skills, and your do-it-yourself know-how. Explore The Spruce’s50 ideas that show you how to transform a backyard into your favorite space.