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5 Study Tips for Elementary School Students

It’s easy in today’s world for children to become distracted from their studies. They are inundated daily by activities, friends, games and screens. So, it’s never too early to begin carving out structured study habits for your little ones. The best way for elementary school students to study is by beginning with a solid routine, sitting in an ideal study space, ...
Posted on Wednesday, September 22, 2021

10 Home Cleaning Hacks for the Worst Household Chores

Some chores just make us want to groan. Whether you hate diving elbows deep into a pile of dirty dishes, or if the thought of scrubbing the trash bin makes you sick, there are ways to complete the miserable tasks with less stress and strain. While some hacks are about taking shortcuts so you can get your chores done in less time, others are cleaning methods that will ...
Posted on Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Santa Cruz Plan Boasts Tucked-Away Kitchen

Many buyers are rethinking the open kitchen. On the one hand, the space is nice, on the other? Dirty dishes and a cluttered island. If you’re on Team Hide the Kitchen, we have great news, so is Lennar. The builder’s Santa Cruz floor plan eschews the open kitchen, instead tucking it behind a wall offering a pass-through window with breakfast bar. It’s a refreshin ...
Posted on Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Fall in Love with These Autumnal Festivals

With a gorgeous lagoon, amazing Amenity Village and special events, Balmoral residents don’t lack for things to do inside our community. But sometimes it’s fun to explore outside the entrance — especially in the fall. Where do they go? Fall festivals! Here’s a list of our favorites: Kingwood In a Pickle Festival 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat., Sept. 18 Free admission Pic ...
Posted on Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Get a Jump on College

Living in Sierra Vista confers many benefits. One we like addresses the needs of our college-bound residents — the Manvel High School dual degree program. Sierra Vista is zoned to the highly regarded Alvin Independent School District and Manvel High School. The school is considered one of the top 50 standout high schools in the Houston area by Niche. While the schoo ...
Posted on Monday, September 6, 2021