Great Ways to Bake a Pumpkin Cheesecake

In keeping with the fall tradition of infusing pumpkin flavor into everything from pie to lattes, here are two cheesecake recipes we hope will inspire our Renaissance at Galleria residents in Hoover, AL. Black Bottom Cheesecake This recipe is sure to be a chocolate lover’s dream. With Oreo crust, thick chocolate ganache and a bake-less pumpkin … Continue reading Great Ways to Bake a Pumpkin Cheesecake

Guide to Alabama Restaurant Week

Just minutes away from our apartments in Hoover, there are dozens of restaurants participating in the highly anticipated Alabama Restaurant Week. For 10 days, from August 11-20, some of the best dining establishments have agreed to offer a pre-established lunch and/or dinner menu at attractive set prices. Meals may consist of two or three courses, … Continue reading Guide to Alabama Restaurant Week

The Basics of Marie Kondo Organization

Marie Kondo wrote the bestselling book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, which has managed to captivate hopeful neat-freaks everywhere. Her book doesn’t tell you which cleaning products to use to get grease out of your favorite blouse, but it can definitely teach you a thing or two about how you organize your space. Ask … Continue reading The Basics of Marie Kondo Organization

5 Facts About Jelly Beans for National Jelly Bean Day

In case you need another reason to celebrate April 22, the date also happens to be National Jelly Bean Day! Jelly beans were originally a holiday treat, but in the 1930s, someone realized they resembled eggs. People now enjoy them year round! Presidential Favorite The Herman Goelitz Candy Company supplied a well-known California governor by the … Continue reading 5 Facts About Jelly Beans for National Jelly Bean Day