Do you hate throwing things away? Next time you have a clear out in your apartment, you may be able to reuse some of the items!
Store your iPod earphones in an old cassette case.
Keep your plastic grocery bags in an empty tissue box.
Protect expensive shoes with old shower caps.
Turn a mitten without a mate into a sunglasses case.
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When you are looking for something to do on a rainy day, visit the Houston Fire Museum and learn about the fascinating history of this essential service.
The building that houses the museum was Fire Station No. 7, and was built in 1898. It consists of two stories, and originally had stalls for the fire horses.
The latest exhibit at the Fire Museum... [Read more...]
The first section of the largest shopping mall in Texas may have been built over 40 years ago, but its present tenants consist of some of the most up to date stores and restaurants in Houston. Galleria Mall is the place to be!
Some interesting statistics about the Galleria. The mall:
Covers 2.4 million square feet
Houses 400 stores and restaurants
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Spring is here and it's time to make your Metropole apartment shine. Don’t let the thought of cleaning your home leave you feeling distressed because we have a few tips on how to get your apartment clean and in tip-top shape quickly.
Make cleaning fun- When you’re having a hard time getting started, put on your favorite music to get you motivated.
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Some members of the family have absolutely no genetic similarities to you. They are covered in fur from head to tail, walk around on four legs, and are always happy to see you when you get home after a long day. That’s right, it’s your pets. Naturally, we want the best for everyone in our pet-friendly community in Houston, so we would like to offer some advice... [Read more...]