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Local Dog Groomers in Hampton, VA
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Pet Friendly Apartments
Dog named Duke

Whether you're looking for a groomer to luxuriously pamper your pup, or simply in search of affordable, convenient grooming services, you're in good luck in Hampton, VA. Here are five outstanding dog groomers that are just minutes from your front door. 

Dog named Duke
 
10 Must-Have Kitchen Items For Your Apartment
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Apartment Living
Lady in Kitchen at Monticello at Town Center

We've come up with a handy list of 10 basic items that most cooks, whether novice or experienced, will want in their kitchens. You won't have to exhaust an enormous budget or fill up all of your cabinets when you keep stocked in the essentials, and you'll find it's easier to prepare your every day, favorite dishes with just a few must-have items.

Lady in Kitchen at Monticello at Town Center
 
Summer Activity Guide
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Life in Hampton, VA
Two lounge chairs in the pool, with a bottle of wine

We've compiled a list of our favorite, local activities that are all just a short drive (or, in some cases, a bike ride) away. Shake up your summertime routine, explore your neighborhood and take on adventures all over town with our fun and family-friendly summer activity guide.

Two lounge chairs in the pool, with a bottle of wine
 
10 Easy Father's Day Dinner Recipes
Beautiful sunset over apartment building at Monticello

Whether the dad in your life prefers a hearty meal packed with protein, or something lighter and filled with fresh, ripe vegetables and healthy fats, you can easily prepare him a meal he will remember. You don't have to turn yourself into a world-class chef to whip up a heart-warming Father's Day dinner, and we've got a list of recipes to prove it.

Beautiful sunset over apartment building at Monticello
 
5 Amenities Our Residents Rave About
Back of the clubhouse from the pool area.

When our residents come home to Monticello at Town Center, they come home to more than an apartment-they come home to an experience. We thought we'd take a moment to highlight 5 of our spectacular amenities that help to create that remarkable experience for our residents. Enjoy!

Back of the clubhouse from the pool area.
 
8 Tips for a Stress-Free Move
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Apartment Living
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Here's a list of 8 tips to keep your packing process smooth and simple, so your stuff finds its way safely and securely to your new home. After all, moving day should be filled with happiness. Take our tips and give yourself the gift of your easiest move yet.

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Dog Washing Basics
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Pet Friendly Apartments
dog eyes

If you use a good system, lots of positive reinforcement and some loving touch, bath time can be fun for you and your furry family members. We have a basic, practical method for prepping, washing and rewarding your dog that will keep you both in your happy place so you can get back outdoors without worry.

dog eyes
 
Monticello at Town Center, 2016 Property of the Year
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Monticello at Town Center awarded Community of the year!

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Recipes for Two
Lady in Kitchen at Monticello at Town Center

Outstanding, easy-to-prepare and seasonal recipes for two actually do exist! Whether you prefer to cook for yourself and a roomate, for your spouse or partner or just for yourself, you have options.

Lady in Kitchen at Monticello at Town Center
 
Beat Winter Blues
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Apartment Living

January signals a new year, but with its arrival comes Winter, along with its colder temperatures, shorter days and longer nights. For many, January signals a Winter slump that can quickly turn into a case of the Winter Blues. This year, we want to do our best to help you avoid falling into a cold-weather rut.