Where to Dine in Durham for Cinco de Mayo

Cosmic Cantina

It’s almost here – the best excuse to dine out in Durham on Mexican cuisine and margaritas. Start making plans for Cinco de Mayo in Durham now. Here are three of the hottest places to eat in Durham for authentic Mexican cuisine this spring: At 1920 Perry St., the Cosmic Cantina makes every tortilla right […]

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Find Southern-Style Eats at Durham Bulls Athletic Park

Find Southern-Style Eats at Durham Bulls Athletic Park

It’s almost spring. That means it’s almost time for sunshine, warm weather, and Durham Bulls baseball. Do you know the best places to find some delicious southern-style food at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park? Inside the park, you can find The Pit. This restaurant boats some of the best Eastern North Carolina-style barbecue and slow […]

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Sushi Restaurants Near Our Apartments in the Heart of Durham

Sushi Restaurants Near Our Apartments in the Heart of Durham

They say students and armies move on their stomachs. Fortunately, there are plenty of restaurants in Durham to keep everyone satisfied and the hunger pains at bay. Here are just three of the best and most popular sushi restaurants in the city. Sushi Love – Who doesn’t love sushi? Between the shrimp, tuna, and sushi […]

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Upcoming Events at the Sarah P. Duke Gardens

One of the benefits of living at Trinity Commons is the community’s location within walking distance of Duke University. One of the assets Duke University offers to the local community is its Sarah P. Duke Gardens, voted one of the top 10 gardens in the nation. With spring coming quickly, the gardens are gearing up […]

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Bring the Summer Style to Your Apartment With These Decorating Tips

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It’s summertime, and the living is easy. It’s also not at all difficult to give your apartment a summer makeover. Update your interior design along with the seasons with these smooth summer decorating tips. A new area floor covering is a quick way to make a big design statement. You could choose a rug with […]

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5 Great Ideas for Quick and Easy Picnics Outside Your Apartment

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Picnic weather is here again! Time to break out the picnic basket, grab a bottle of your favorite beverage, and head to the park. You’ll probably want something to munch on while enjoying the fresh air and flowers, so here are some picnic recipe ideas. Tomatoes and peaches might sound like an odd couple, but […]

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Cleaning on the Clock: How to Clean Your Bedroom in 30 Minutes or Less

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A fresh, clean bedroom will help you rest better, in more ways than one. This room often gets ignored for other rooms that tend to show neglect more obviously. You can spiff up a bedroom in less time than it takes to watch a TV sitcom. Here are some 30-minute bedroom cleaning tips. It’s all […]

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Safely Clean Your Hardwoods and Avoid These 5 Cleaning Solutions

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Hardwood floors are a sought after feature for many apartment hunters. However, some apartment dwellers over-think the cleaning process. Hardwoods are simple to care for, yet there are certain things you should not do. Here are some tips on how to clean hardwood floors the right way. Skip vinegar cleaning solutions. While vinegar is a wonder […]

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3 Places in Your Apartment That Allergens May Be Hiding

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For many of us, allergy season lasts for 12 months at a time. While pollen and outdoor allergens can be the culprits, those irritants could also be lurking in your apartment. Here are a few hidden allergens in your apartment to be on the lookout for. Check your houseplants. It’s likely not the foliage but […]

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