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Posted on 17. May, 2013 by Melanie.
It’s Friday everyone! If you live in Gainesville, there’s lots to do this weekend. And for our friends in Orlando and Lakeland – we hope you enjoy the sunny weather (we’re apparently due for some rain up here). Need some rainy day craft ideas? Here’s some we like. This week we did our Spring photo [...]
Posted on 16. May, 2013 by Melanie.
Staples events in our area are happening this weekend – and ALL of them on Saturday May 18. To help you decide we listed the cliff notes of each event. Tell us in the comments which one looks most promising. 1. Children of all ages are invited to the 4th Annual Sweet Dreams’ Touch-A-Truck event. [...]
Posted on 13. May, 2013 by Melanie.
This week beer lovers raise a glass to celebrate American Craft Beer Week. Today’s guest post comes from Javier Espinosa. Javier is the Senior Designer at neutral7 design group, a home brewer and longtime beer aficionado – who sees the beauty in beer and design. Thanks Javier for this great list. Cheers everyone! _________________________________________________________________________________ Did [...]
Posted on 19. Apr, 2013 by Melanie.
Spring brings a lot of changes. Fresh green blooms, cool and sunny afternoons, not to mention Spring cleaning and clearing your space. Maybe you go through a constant home evolution in your CMC apartment and you’re itching for the next new look. Here’s a few DIY projects we’re loving on the interwebs this week. And [...]
Posted on 05. Apr, 2013 by Melanie.
One of the neat things about Gainesville, Florida is the vibe. Gainesville is a place with it’s own annual traditions (Gator sport season anyone?), there is a community ‘same-ness‘ that makes you feel like nothing has changed…and yet Gainesville also feels as if it’s in a state of constant growth and evolution. There’s always something [...]
Posted on 02. Apr, 2013 by Melanie.
It’s the last day of CMC’s 2013 Resident Appreciation Week – phew! We’re still compiling hundreds of photos but you can get a few snipsnaps on Instagram. We hope you enjoyed following along with us and if you’re a resident reading we really hope you were able to attend your respective property’s event. __________________________________________________________________________ On [...]
Posted on 28. Mar, 2013 by Melanie.
Day Four and going strong. We begin the recap at Spyglass Apartments and their Aspen Getaway. As opposed to their hot’n’spicy Monday in Mexico event, the team served cool snacks: an ice cream bar and s’mores made fresh at the clubhouse. Hunters Crossing hosted a fun scavenger hunt on their property. The first ten residents [...]
Posted on 26. Mar, 2013 by Melanie.
This is the fourth and final installment of our series with the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce for Women’s History Month. Each week during the month of March we highlighted a women in our community who is involved with this year’s History Month Theme: Women Inspiring Innovation Through Imagination: Celebrating Women in Science, Technology, Engineering [...]
Posted on 21. Mar, 2013 by Melanie.
Can we just get an AMEN for our Maintenance Men? Not to say the ladies on our maintenance team aren’t awesome but man, oh man, these men really jumped in the spirit of CMC’s Resident Appreciation Week. Baking, shaking and doing all things in between. We’re still blown away buy all the baking that happened [...]
Posted on 20. Mar, 2013 by Melanie.
It’s Day Two of Resident Appreciation Week and we’re rolling right along. The weather has cleared up nicely since Monday so it’s time to take this party outside. SEE WHAT WE DID ONDAY ONE At Spyglass the staff got down Nawlins style with a Fat Tuesday party. Beads and a golf cart parade – what [...]