One of the perks of living at our apartment community is having a pool just outside your apartment door. Spending time outdoors in a pool is a necessity in Carson City, NV during this time of the year. Carson Catalina Blog brings you some fun swimming pool games to play with friends on a hot day this month. (more…)
In today’s blog post we’ve got some ideas for sprucing up your Carson Catalina home! Your walls are quite literally a blank canvas for decorating. There are so many options and so much space for creating your own design aesthetic in your home. If you’re feeling crafty, try one of these ideas from Make and Do Crew. Try this popsicle stick hexagon shelf to display a cute succulent or small picture frame. This Junk Drawer Wall Decor makes use of items you’ve already got in your home—we love a recycling decor project! (more…)
Welcome back to Carson Catalina’s blog. This is the space where we share with our readers our best ideas, information and inspiration regarding apartment living and local hotspots here in Carson City, NV. Last month we gave you some ideas about going out and about to explore your hometown. This month we are taking it easy. Stay in this weekend with a great book and a cup of tea. Stumped on what to read? We love a few of these classic choices:
Carson City is located about half an hour from Reno. Your Carson Catalina apartment is so close to such a fun city, so we’ve got a few ideas of what to do while you visit. Getting to know the nearby cities is a great way to feel more at home here in Nevada. Spend your weekend exploring this neighboring city and make some memories while you’re there. A day trip with friends is our idea of a great time. (more…)
February 14th is Valentine’s day!. Did you know the history behind the holiday? History.com says “Each year on February 14th, many people exchange cards, candy, gifts or flowers with their special ‘valentine.’ The day of romance we call Valentine’s Day is named for a Christian martyr and dates back to the 5th century, but has origins in the Roman holiday Lupercalia.”
Winter days are busy with school, work, and other responsibilities. After a long day, thinking about what to make for dinner might find it’s way to the bottom of your list of things you want to do. But we’ve rounded up a few make-ahead recipes for for dinner that we can’t wait to try! Here are some tips and recipes you can try in your Carson City, NV, apartment any day this month.
Holiday time means celebrating, decoration and for some, traveling! When you’re headed out of town at this time of year, things get really rushed and really busy. At Carson Catalina we are all about preparation! We want to help you plan ahead so you’ll be sure to have everything you need! Planning ahead can also help save money — you won’t have to stop at the airport gift stores for those headphones you forgot.
The holiday season is fast approaching. Here at Carson Catalina we love that our apartments work well to host your guests and loved ones. Our homes make a great spot for celebrating the season. We’ve gathered a few tips to help with the stress that may sometimes come with hosting others in your home! You want your friends to think you’ve got it all together and planned, but also want an effortless feel at your event or during their stay. Follow some of these tips to take away the stress — and give you more time to spend with your loved ones! Don’t be afraid to learn from trial and error here, after all, some guests feel most comfortable using their own toiletries while others might appreciate a spare toothbrush upon arrival. Keep a few of these essentials on hand and your guests will certainly remember their trip for years to come! These tips come from The Chic Site:
Fall is officially here! To celebrate, we’re going out to dinner for the night. This month the Carson Catalina Blog is exploring restaurants in Carson City, Reno, and Lake Tahoe. We have restaurant reviews from Google to help you decide where you should go out to eat next weekend. Here are our restaurants picks:
International Literacy Day is coming up on September 8th, and we think that it’s the perfect opportunity to go to your local library and check out a good book! Reading keeps your mind sharp, opens your mind, and is a lot of fun! In this post, the Carson Catalina is featuring a few books that we think you should read this month.
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