Whether you love or hate it, gift shopping at any time of year always takes up more time and energy than you expect. Holiday gift shopping in particular is a beast of its own since everyone else is shopping at the same time and there’s a million more social obligations. A personal concierge can help you choose and locate the perfect gift, purchase it, and make sure it is perfectly wrapped and delivered on time. Meanwhile, you get to enjoy the best part of gift giving: making someone’s day. Continue reading
Thanksgiving is tomorrow, and you’re likely one of three people. You’re a holiday wiz who has has every plate already planned, an over-caffeinated and under-rested parent still cleaning up Halloween decorations, or you’re somewhere trying to balance in between. Regardless of which you are, this Thanksgiving checklist is for you. (If you haven’t already, take a glance at our Thanksgiving Prep list as well!)
There are so many things to do in Boston Thanksgiving weekend. Whether you get tickets to see the Bruins, shop till you drop on Newbury Street on Black Friday, or make it to the opening night of Boston Ballet’s The Nutcracker, rest assured there will be something for everyone in the family to enjoy.
The holidays are an opportunity to show appreciation to your employees and enjoy time together unrelated to your day-to-day work. They’re also the busiest time of year for many companies. With a growing to-do list and a limited amount of time, there’s no better time to have a professional concierge team organize and plan a work holiday event. Our team at Simplified will ensure any holiday gifts are thoughtful and completed on time.
It can be December 24th when we finally sit down and make our pre-holiday checklist. At that point, we are often paying for rush shipping, ordering prepared foods, and buying gift cards. Don’t let the weeks leading up to the holidays fly by without you noticing—get a head start this year! With Thanksgiving on the horizon, it will be December before we know it. After years of helping our clients during the holiday season, we are sharing our go-to checklist for this time of year. Continue reading
It’s finally starting to feel like fall here in Boston. For many, that means back to home projects and focusing on maintenance to make sure your place is in tip-top shape for winter. If you’re not sure where to begin, here is our fall home preparation checklist to get you started. Continue reading
To some, fall is their favorite time of year. To Cape Codders and people visiting the cape, “fall” can sound like a dirty word. Let’s be honest: no one really wants to put their flip flops or beach chairs away. However, in recent years the Cape has improved at becoming more of a year-round destination by hosting many festivals and restaurant fall events. Whether you’re local or visiting, our Cape Cod team can make travel arrangements, run errands, and so much more to save you time and energy. Leave the details to us.
The fall is becoming a bustling time – come check out these fun Cape Cod Fall events! Continue reading
As personal concierges and parents, the Simplified team experiences the back-to-school scramble that often takes place near the end of August every year. No one wants summer to end, so often there is too much to do in a short period of time. Continue reading