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The Top Three Pros of Renting an Apartment

The Top Three Pros of Renting an Apartment

If you enjoy the freedom of paying rent instead of a mortgage payment, you are not alone. Over one million people are currently renting homes, apartments, and other properties around the country.  Sometimes it’s hard to decide between renting an apartment or buying...

Three Dog Beaches Near You

Three Dog Beaches Near You

Are you and your dog feeling a little cooped up? It’s nothing a little California beach time won’t fix! There are some great dog beaches near Anaheim that will accommodate you and your furry friend so you can both soak up the sun! Here are three great options to check...

Improving Your Credit Score by Paying Rent Online

Improving Your Credit Score by Paying Rent Online

Is the stress of improving your credit score wearing you out? You can ease your worries by doing this one simple thing: paying your rent online! A 2017 TransUnion study followed 12,000 renters who reported their rent payments to the credit bureaus for a full year....

8 Fun Facts about National Bagelfest Day (Plus Other Bagel-Related Info)

8 Fun Facts about National Bagelfest Day (Plus Other Bagel-Related Info)

July 26 is National Bagelfest Day! If you’re wondering what that’s all about and how to celebrate it, you’re in luck! Here at Twin Pines, we’ve done all the bagel-related research for you! So, without further ado, here are eight fun facts about National Bagelfest Day...

Clean Up the Park for a Fun, Memorable Day

Clean Up the Park for a Fun, Memorable Day

We have many beautiful parks nearby that benefit our residents by providing outdoor areas for recreation and relaxation. But, did you know that if that same park is full of litter, it can negatively impact its visitors by increasing their anxiety and depression? And...

5 Fun Activities to Do with the Kids This Summer

5 Fun Activities to Do with the Kids This Summer

This summer is unlike any other in living memory. Despite the challenges, there’s still time to make good memories with your children. Here are five fun activities to do with the kids this summer:   1. Neighborhood Scavenger Hunt We all need a little outside time...

4 Mobile Apps that Help You Stay Mentally Fit

4 Mobile Apps that Help You Stay Mentally Fit

Everybody has a different way of practicing self-care. For some, grabbing a treat from Glee Donuts & Burgers and having a picnic in Harry Dotson Park is just what they need to help clear their head and find some peace. Others may practice self-care by visiting...

What Helps Clean Apartment Air?

What Helps Clean Apartment Air?

What Helps Clean the Apartment Air? Did you know that, according to the EPA, indoor air pollution is in the top five environmental dangers? The EPA estimates that indoor air can have nearly five times the amount of pollutants as outdoor air—and some homes face 100...

4 Ways to Create a Meaningful Memorial Day

4 Ways to Create a Meaningful Memorial Day

Memorial Day is here again! A chance to take a break from our busy lives to relax and honor the brave men and women who fought and died while serving in the US Armed Forces. With parades canceled and social distancing measures still in place, this Memorial Day will be...

How to Live a Green Lifestyle

How to Live a Green Lifestyle

Arbor Day celebrates the importance of trees in our ecosystems and communities. Usually, people celebrate by planting new trees, but it doesn’t hurt to implement a green lifestyle all year long. Here are some ideas to help you shop, live, and dispose of items in a...