Celebrate 2014 Oklahoma City Cinco de Mayo at Abuelo’s

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Celebrating Cinco de Mayo is a great way to connect with the rich culture of Mexico. This year for 2014 Oklahoma City Cinco de Mayo, you can hunt down fiestas and events.  Or, if you rather celebrate in your own way, you can head to Abuelo's restaurant, for some first-rate Mexican cuisine. The offer a great range of menu items, and if you're not entirely … [Read more...]

Tidy Living: 3 Storage Tricks That Cost Less

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If you're doing some spring cleaning at our apartments in northwest Oklahoma City, it might be time to update your storage solutions. Here's a few ideas to get you started: Use decorated cups to store your cotton balls and cotton swabs. They're smaller than the original packaging, and you can decorate them to match your bathroom. Use a laundry basket … [Read more...]

Green Living: 5 Tips for Shopping Responsibly This Spring

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When you're looking to buy new furnishings for your space at our apartments in northwest Oklahoma City, there's a few simple ideas for living a little greener with your shopping habits. Go for secondhand items. Garage sales and Craigslist make great sources for gently used items. Not only will it be cheaper, but you'll be buying something that could … [Read more...]

Explore the Outdoors at Nearby Martin Park Nature Center

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Time to get out of the house and back to nature, and the Martin Park Nature Center is the perfect spot to do so! Just a mere three miles away, the Nature Center is one of the perfect parks in Oklahoma City to explore in the natural state of the area. It dedicates 144 acres to an area where wildlife can live peacefully, and people can come to enjoy the … [Read more...]

Oklahoma City Dining Spotlight: Cafe 7

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If you're hungry and don't feel like cooking the second you get home, it may be time to head to Cafe 7. Not only is this great Oklahoma City dining option only a quick half mile away from The Retreat at Quail North, meaning that you can walk there in record time, but they strive to have meals out to customers within seven minutes. They're also an option … [Read more...]