Whether you are planning a date night or an activity for the whole family, it seems only fitting if you are on Cape Cod to enjoy a meal outdoors surrounded by nature. What better way to do that than plan a Cape Cod picnic! Our concierge, Allison, has planned and participated in more picnics than she can count on the Cape, so here are her tips for planning the perfect day.
Cape Cod is known for many things: beautiful beaches, amazing sunsets, & ICE CREAM! Here’s what Simplified staffers shared as their favorite spots for Cape Cod ice cream shops: Continue reading
A new school year means a fresh start and new beginnings. Blank planners just ready to be filled. New shoes to get started off on the right foot. And a renewed excitement of all the things to come. Succeeding in this new school year starts with planning ahead and preparing the essentials. Before that excitement gets bogged down by the thought of all the things that still have to get done, here are our back to school tips for success. Continue reading
Taking precious family snapshots to fill your home with is a wonderful idea. It’s also a quick way to create an atmosphere full of love and memories. But knowing how to organize those family memories can sometimes be tricky. We’re sharing some of our great ideas for organizing them. Continue reading
Do you have an area in your home you’ve been meaning to organize but just don’t know where to start? Are you hosting an event soon and need your space guest-ready? A professional organizer may be a worthwhile hire. Before you make that decision however, it is important to know if that’s the right choice for you. Does everyone need a professional organizer? Will it really help you? How can you find a reputable one? Read on to find out if hiring a professional organizer is the right fit for you and your needs.
As a team of Cape natives, we’re know a thing or two about Cape Cod beaches. But before you become a beach bum, here are some helpful tips to ensure you enjoy all the Cape has to offer. Continue reading
Nothing says summer on the Cape like a Cape Cod clambake —fresh New England lobster, buttery corn on the cob, steamer clams, mussels, potatoes, delicious clam chowder… all enjoyed in the company of friends and family. After planning dozens of clambakes for our family and clients, we couldn’t wait to share this helpful guide to planning your own!
Whether you’re a Cape native or enjoying a summer vacation, the local Cape Cod farmers’ markets are for everyone. With markets in almost every town, you will find fresh fruits, meats, seafood, heirloom vegetables, donuts, jams, juice, granola, olive oil, cheese, marinara, jellies, honey, potted and cut flowers, herbs, mushrooms, breads, butters, soaps, spices, pickles, salads, chocolates, eggs, and so much more! Continue reading
We are busy scheduling home moves for the fall, and let’s face it: moving can feel stressful and exhausting. Not only does it feel like there are a million things to do before the big day, but you also can’t predict things like weather and traffic. And, if you’re in Boston like us, “moving day” is often the same for hundreds of people across the city. (That means, hundreds of moving trucks blocking the roads!) Don’t sweat yet; as long as you plan ahead and get help when you need it, you’ll have a smooth move to your new home. To get you started, here are five moving tips. Continue reading
Boston is blessed with an incredible local food scene. Lucky for us, when summer arrives, so do farmers’ markets! Skip the grocery store this week , grab your reusable bag and head to a local market. Too busy? Have us shop for you with our Simplified Errand Service! Just send us your shopping list and we’ll find everything you need at these Boston Farmers’ markets.