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How do you Decorate for the Holidays?

My husband and I have had this ongoing argument for all 14 years of our marriage. How will we decorate for the Holidays? He doesn’t want to climb into the attic to bring down my treasured nativity set or mantle decorations, and he definitely won’t get up on the roof to put up lights. This… Continue Reading How do you Decorate for the Holidays?

Sous Vide Cooking – What’s all the rage about?

  Starbucks introduced sous vide egg bites in January, and they sell out nearly every day.  Up until a few months ago, I hadn’t ordered them because I didn’t even know what sous vide meant.  I finally tried them since I’m trying to eat less carbs, and now I understand all the hype.   They are… Continue Reading Sous Vide Cooking – What’s all the rage about?

Ticket to a Fantastic Outdoor Movie Party

Whether you love to sit down and watch a movie with your family, throw a big party and air the current (or past) great flick, or entertain the kids while you enjoy some adult conversation with your friends, outdoor movie nights are a great way to put a new twist on a classic evening activity.… Continue Reading Ticket to a Fantastic Outdoor Movie Party

Top 10 New Items Posted

We’ve had some awesome items posted lately so I bring you the top 10: Pongo Bongo Beer Pong Float – $10  Stand Up Paddleboard & Gear – $20 Poker Table – $40 Trailer – $40  Walk Behind Brush Cutter – $92 Litter Vacuum – $435  Chipper – $96 Chocolate Fountain – $65 Hot Dog Cart –… Continue Reading Top 10 New Items Posted

Perfect Weekend in Austin

Planning a visit to Austin or are you a local looking for a fun staycation downtown? Either way, we have the perfect weekend all ready for you-compiled from the Loanables.com team’s favorite places to stay, foods to eat, and things to do in town. Where to stay There are a plethora of high end hotels… Continue Reading Perfect Weekend in Austin

Can you buy Happiness?

father's day

Are the best things in life free? It’s hard to believe they are when we are constantly inundated with marketing taunting all the latest and greatest things available to buy. I know from personal experience, I may not think I “need” anything, but the moment I step foot into a mall, I start wanting a… Continue Reading Can you buy Happiness?

To Buy or Rent: Summer Clothing Edition

Rent or Buy

As I’m shopping for summer wardrobe additions, I can’t help but wonder if I could save money by renting some of the items that I am considering. The more the rental movement grows, the more I am challenging the belief I’ve always had that owning is better. One thing I was surprised to see normalized in… Continue Reading To Buy or Rent: Summer Clothing Edition

Top 5 Things People Search that We Don’t Have (or don’t have enough of)

I bet you have things sitting in your closet or garage that others want to use.  If we can start sharing, we don’t have to buy so much stuff, which means we will reduce our carbon footprint! Here are the most common items people want to rent but there is little to no inventory: Dog crate… Continue Reading Top 5 Things People Search that We Don’t Have (or don’t have enough of)

3 Things Men do Better than Women

Toot Horn

1. Toot their Own Horn. The National Women’s Business Council reports that  “Female entrepreneurs start companies with 50% less capital than male entrepreneurs.”  I am actually living this reality right now with Loanables, but I must also admit I haven’t actually asked anyone to invest yet. Many women downplay their accomplishments; whereas most men see it more like Muhammad… Continue Reading 3 Things Men do Better than Women

TGIF – Weekly Wrap Up

Sous Vide Rental

If you have these things, please list them on Loanables.com These are things people searched for this week that we don’t have on the site (or don’t have enough of): Kids sporting goods – tball, soccer, football gear. Industrial Clothes Iron Legos Concrete saw Record Player So many cool items were posted this week.  Here are… Continue Reading TGIF – Weekly Wrap Up

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