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According to Maryville University, 38% of their undergraduates are older than 25. With the prevalence of online classes and an ever-changing job market, many adults are choosing to go back to school for a career shift while still working full-time.

 

However, a critical piece of how to go back to school as an adult involves your home: ensuring you have a suitable space to study, attend online classes, and do homework after work. These tips will help you design your work and study space to ace your classes and boost your career!

It seems like the internet has a knack for tossing the word “-core” at the end of any noun and calling it an aesthetic. It can be hard to track all the different types of aesthetics, especially if you’re trying to keep your home decor timeless.

 

If you’re looking to refresh your home but want to ensure that your new look has staying power, these are our favorite up-to-date aesthetics with timeless elements.

Summer has arrived, and it’s time to uncover that patio furniture or drag it out of the garage. But before settling under the refreshing shade of your awning with a cold drink in hand, there’s something you need to tackle first: learning how to clean patio furniture. 

Musty, mildewy, dusty, and covered in cobwebs, your outdoor oasis might be in need of some TLC. Fortunately, with a little elbow grease and know-how, you can have your patio furniture looking like new. So roll up your sleeves, grab a sponge, and get ready to make your patio furniture sparkle with these tips. 

You probably don’t need to be told about the mental and physical benefits of walking, running, and lifting weights. Sometimes, there are obstacles to getting that workout in. Lousy weather, cost-prohibitive gyms, lack of childcare, and limited free time can all get in the way. Those are just a few reasons why home workouts are gaining popularity.

But what if you don’t have the space for a home gym? That’s okay; your everyday furniture can double as exercise equipment. Learn how to save space, time, and money with dual-purpose furniture that’ll help you get your steps and sweat in – and you don’t even have to change out of your pajamas.

You love your cat’s soft little paws and squishy toe beans, but you might not love how your cat can’t seem to help but sink their claws into your favorite couch. Cats love to scratch — that’s just a fact of life. While you can’t stop your kitty’s innate desire to scratch, you can make sure they only do it where they’re supposed to. Keep reading to learn why your cat might be scratching your furniture, tips for stopping it, and what to do with your claw-damaged pieces. 

The Surgeon General has stated that loneliness and isolation are an epidemic in the United States. Loneliness and lack of community can negatively impact our physical and mental health, which means making connections and forming friendships are more important than ever. But making friends as an adult can feel challenging. 

 

You don’t have to give up hope, though! Whether you just graduated college, recently moved to a new city, or simply want to expand your social circle, check out our nine tips for how to make friends in your 20s and beyond.