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Maintenance-Free Living in Historic Woodstock, Illinois

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Home buyers looking for a handful of activities to choose from every week needn’t look any further than Maples at the Sonatas.  Residents are easily wowed by not only the striking craftsmanship and immaculate design of their maintenance-free home, but also by the charming Victorian town of Woodstock, Illinois.  Famous for being the backdrop in the classic movie Groundhog Day, citizens of Woodstock never have a hard time getting involved with their community thanks to the town’s many spectacular activities and events. 

Superbowl Party Snacks

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The big game is this weekend!  Whether you are hosting a big party, going to a party or having a quiet game day at home, you need snacks!   Here are some great recipes to add to your appetizer collection for game day or anytime:

Creative Craft Rooms

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Do you enjoy arts and crafts?  Is it more than just a hobby?  You need a dedicated space for your creative work.  Key elements are storage, work space and light.  Ideally, the craft room is a lovely and private room that helps get those creative juices flowing.  We have found some beautiful rooms that have these elements.  Enjoy!

Smoothie Recipes

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Smoothies are a fast, delicious and nutritious snack or meal replacement.  All you need is a good blender,  some tasty recipes and a handful of ingredients.  They are also a great way to get more fruits and veggies in your diet.  Remember those New Year resolutions?  :-) Check out these recipes:

Experience Maintenance-Free Living and Mild Winters at the Cottages at Feathers Chapel

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Are you ready to experience the comfort and ease of a maintenance-free lifestyle? If so, then you don’t want to miss your opportunity to own a luxury, ranch-style villa or single-family home at the Cottages at Feathers Chapel in the charming city of Blountville, Tennessee. This carefree, residential community is the perfect place for on-the-go career professionals to unwind and active adults who are anxiously turning the page on a new chapter in their lives.

Unique and Vintage Appliances in Kitchen Designs

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What is your design style?  Traditional, modern, rustic or somewhere in between?  No matter your style, you can add some interest to your kitchen design by adding unique appliances.  Vintage or retro.  Check out some of these great looking appliances:


Scrumptious Salads

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How are those New Year resolutions coming along?  Making good and healthy choices isn't always easy.  Here are some delicious salad recipes to add to your recipe box and help you get in those veggies.  Bon appetit!  

Perfect Pantries

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It's the start of a new year and that organizing bug seems to be going around.  Everyone is in the mood to purge, de-clutter and get it together!  It's also the time of year that everyone wants to get into shape and make healthier choices.  That means cleaning out those pantries!  Let's take a look at some pretty pantry design ideas to inspire you:  

Cottages at Pryse Farm Features Maintenance-Free Living with Mountain Views

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If you’re looking for maintenance-free, luxury living, then look no further than the Cottages at Pryse Farm, a distinctive residential community of stunning, single-family ranch homes by Wilcox Communities—one of the country’s most celebrated home builders. From on-the-go career professionals to active adults, Cottages at Pryse Farm offers something for every type of home buyer.

Healthy Breakfast Recipes

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Welcome to 2015!  Are you ready to make those resolutions a reality?  Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.  Why not start it right?  Here are some delicious and nutritious ways to start your day.  

Welcome Home to the Warmth of North Carolina and Maintenance-Free Living

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Homebuyers interested in getting active within their community needn’t look any further than Villas at Sedgefield, located in Greensboro, North Carolina. At Sedgefield, residents enjoy all the perks – a luxurious, maintenance-free home, an inclusive clubhouse community and a bustling town that is never-ending in programs and activities great for making friends and memories. Check out Villas at Sedgefield, the perfect community for continuing life’s next chapter.  

Fabulous Fireplaces

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Feeling that winter chill?  There is nothing better than curling up in front of a fireplace to chase those winter blues away!    No matter the style, fireplaces bring warmth and a great focal point to the home.  They can be made from a variety of materials and are found in dining rooms, living rooms and even master bedrooms and bathrooms!   Let's take a look at some beautiful fireplace designs:  

3 Tips to Transform Your Mudroom from Overwhelming to Organized

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Baby, it's cold outside, which means your mudroom is now laden with coats and scarves and boots galore. If you aren't careful, you will be walking (okay, leaping) over a pile of all of these winter necessities before you know it. And this doesn't even consider those of you who have a mudroom/laundry room combo. Yikes! Quick, before it gets any worse, follow these three tips to get your mudroom in working order.

Cornerstones at Oxmoor Valley Offers Maintenance-Free Living in the Sunny Warmth of Alabama

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Cornerstones at Oxmoor Valley was designed with the active homeowner in mind: luxury, single-level ranch homes with maintenance-free exteriors set amid the natural beauty of Alabama and located minutes from downtown Birmingham. Whether you’re a busy career professional searching for a convenient lifestyle or an active adult looking to downsize, you can experience the superior quality and value that home buyers have come to expect from the Cornerstones at Oxmoor Valley.

David Weekley Homes: The Billingsgate Model Home Tour in Glen Ellyn, Illinois

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Welcome to the Billingsgate model home by David Weekley Homes located in Glen Ellyn, Illinois!  This lovely home has great curb appeal.   It greets you with a timeless exterior and welcoming front porch.  The main floor features include a gourmet kitchen with large island, an open floor plan and beautiful hardwood flooring.  Upstairs you will find four spacious bedrooms and a luxurious master suite.  See video.