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Making Fido Feel at Home

Pets are part of our lives. They worm their way into our hearts and never let go. For the most part, our pets help us manage our emotions better and bring us endless hours of joy. As exciting as moving to a new home can be for you, it can be a little unsettling for…

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Non-Alcoholic Drinks for Thanksgiving

Not everyone likes drinking alcohol during the holidays, whether it is for health reasons or because they just aren't in the mood. If you are entertaining in your Dallas apartment, you should have some non-alcoholic cocktails on hand for friends and loved ones. Here are some easy drinks to make with ingredients that most people…

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Seasonal Party Ideas

Each season brings with it new opportunities to party. Get the most bang for your party buck, though, by taking advantage of the season. Consider some season-appropriate party ideas for your next shindig. Summer Hot and humid during the day and, well, hot and humid during the night, too. Summer is an excellent time to take…

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Enjoy a Day Out on the Katy Trail

One of the perks people love about Mockingbird Flats, our Dallas apartments, is the convenient access to the Katy Trail. This famous route passes along the northwestern boundary of our property. Highlights Along the Katy Trail You’ll appreciate all of these great features: Views of the spectacular Dallas Skyline will inspire you to come out to…

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3 Cocktails That Taste Like Autumn

If you've been sipping on white wine, peach mimosas and other light, summery libations, you're probably ready for something that tastes like autumn now that the leaves are turning golden and red. Fortunately, the flavors of autumn, such as ripe apples, plums, pears, and pumpkins, are just as delicious in adult beverages as they are in pies.…

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Fall Decorating Tips for Your Kitchen

Sometimes it’s nice to give the rooms in your living space a little extra flair suitable to the season. One place where it’s easy to make a significant impact without spending a lot of money is right in your kitchen. We think residents of our Mockingbird Flats Apartments in Dallas, should try a few of these…

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Alternative Hot Drinks to Tea or Coffee

Cooler weather is the perfect time to enjoy a comforting hot drink, but that doesn't always mean having to choose between tea or coffee. These three hot drinks are great alternatives when you are looking for something a little different.  3 Hot Drinks Perfect for Cooler Days European Style Hot Chocolate This rich drink is nothing like the…

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Eco-Friendly Cleaning Tips

Living in Dallas, TX, can be fun and exciting, but just like everywhere else, you want your apartment to be as clean as possible. The hot, dry weather can lead to dust and airborne contaminants flowing through your home, even if you keep the windows shut. You don't have to use harsh chemicals to keep your…

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5 Ways You Can Minimize Indoor Air Pollution

Most people think of air pollution as something specific to outdoor environments, but unfortunately, indoor air pollution has been an increasing problem in recent years. Energy-efficient construction designed to minimize drafts from doors and window seals is the primary culprit. Fortunately, strategies exist for keeping indoor air pollution levels low. Following are five ways that…

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