Halina Matt

Halina has spent years working to perfect her command of the written word, annoying – er, assisting – many a friend or family member along the way with her pedantic nature. She has an affinity for uncontrollable laughter, British television, take-out Thai food, and writing about personal finance, home and family – not necessarily in that order. When not typing away, she spends her time hanging with her seriously awesome family. Seriously. They’re awesome.
Halina Matt

Articles by Halina Matt

How To Find The Right School When Moving

How to Find the Right School When Moving

How do you ensure that the house of your dreams is in a school district that fits the bill? With a little time and research, you can learn everything you need to know before you make an offer. Here are tips to help you find the right schools when searching for your potential new home.

Five Tips to Getting Your House Ready for Summer

It may be hard to believe, but summer is very close. Before you throw on your flip flops and head to the beach, there are a few things you’ll want to take care of around the house in preparation for the warm summer months. We’ve compiled a to-do list to help you get started.

How to Protect Your Skin from the Cold, Dry Winter

I think we can all agree that this winter has been nothing short of a doozy. The nation has been in a deep freeze for what seems like an eternity, and it’s left many with dry, damaged skin. Don’t worry; there’s hope. There are several things you can do to protect yourself from moisture theft in the harsh, cold and relentless winter months.

How to Keep Your Pets Safe This Winter

If you’re freezing when you step outside your house all bundled up in a warm coat, scarf, hat and gloves, can you imagine how your little furry friends must feel? That fur doesn’t provide as much protection from the elements as you may think. Here are some tips to help you keep Fido and Mittens safe and warm.