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What Are You New Year’s Resolutions?

December 30, 2014 - 8:30 am in Around Town, Featured

Researchers at the University of Scranton, found that 40% of Americans make New Year’s resolutions, but only 8% keep them for longer than a few weeks. Are we making impossible resolutions? Does the cold and blustery weather just make us want to call it an…

4 Ways to Make Your Apartment More Cozy This Winter

November 25, 2014 - 8:30 am in Apartment Living, Featured

New Englanders know a thing or two about surviving the winter months. We’ve got our L.L Bean boots, our best fleeces and a hot cup of Dunkin Donuts…

How to Decorate Your Apartment for the Holidays

November 18, 2014 - 8:30 am in Apartment Living

Whether you like it or not, you’ve most certainly seen more than a few commercials talking about the “holiday season.” In fact, just the other day…

4 Tricks for Throwing a Holiday Party in Your Apartment

November 11, 2014 - 8:30 am in Apartment Living, Featured, Food

The holiday season is upon us and that means holiday parties! We know lots of residents here at the Devonshire love to throw holiday dinners, but if this is your first time planning a holiday party here are four tricks to make it a great night without a ton…

3 Things You Never Knew About the First Thanksgiving

November 4, 2014 - 8:30 am in Food

Now that Halloween is behind us we can all focus on everyone’s favorite fall holiday (for November anyway), Thanksgiving! Millions of Americans drive or fly all across the country to be together with their friends and family for this utterly American…

5 Great Things About Living in Boston This Winter

October 28, 2014 - 8:30 am in Around Town, Featured

Yes, the winters in New England can be long, hard and cold. But Bostonians are experts at handling the mountains of snow, the slick patches of ice, and the biting wind that whips around buildings in the Financial District. We may not like it but we know we…

4 Ways to Stay Healthy This Fall

October 14, 2014 - 3:24 pm in Health & Fitness

Fall means a lot of wonderful things here in Boston. It means apple picking, Halloween parties, leaf peeping and more. But fall also signifies the beginning of cold and flu season and no one likes to suffer through the sniffles! Aside from washing your hands…

Halloween Events in Beantown

October 7, 2014 - 8:30 am in Around Town, Featured

As one of America’s oldest cities, Boston is full of ghost stories that can make for an extra spooky Halloween if that’s your cup of tea! Not to mention that New England in the fall is one of the most “bootiful” places around; perfecting…

Fall Into Fitness!

September 30, 2014 - 8:30 am in Featured, Health & Fitness

The weather in Boston has been typically New England the last few weeks. One night it was 38 degrees and two days later we were all sleeping with the windows open because it was 70 degrees! But no matter how much we hold onto these last few warm days, fall…

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About New England Clam Chowder

September 23, 2014 - 8:30 am in Food

One of the best things about fall in New England (aside from the foliage and the apple picking of course), is that delicious soups and stews are back on the menu! When the weather is crisp there is nothing like a bowl of hot soup to warm you from the inside…