Hey readers! Welcome back to the Lux on Capitol Blog. Today we’re sharing some tips for keeping your car in prime condition. One spot we like for car tips is CarCare.org. Head to the link for answers to most common questions. If you have any kind of commute in the Indianapolis area, or if you spend a lot of time in your car, it can sometimes feel like a second home. And just like any home or living space, your car needs to be kept tidy. This isn’t just an aesthetics thing; it can be a safety issue as well. Empty water bottles rolling underneath the pedals is dangerous and keeping a lot of things in your car can attract burglars. Incorporate your car into your typical apartment-cleaning routine and you’ll have it in shape in no time. Here is a quick checklist for cleaning your car: (more…)
Welcome back to Lux on Capitol’s blog. This is a space where we share ideas and inspiration for apartment living. Check back monthly for DIY’s, recipes and information on local hotspots around Indianapolis. Our apartments are more than just amenities, they’re about the lifestyle you can create and cultivate while living here. Our blog is the place to get those ideas and then you get to go out and make your space your own. This month we are sharing a great dinner idea. This is perfect for a nutritious home cooked meal. (more…)
Making your home your own can really be a lot of fun. Your walls are literally a blank canvas to express yourself with, especially through different items like photos and artwork. Switching out items as you develop your personal style will give your apartment a unique style and portray your sense of self. You want to choose things that you love because you’re certainly going to see your walls more than anyone else. Get some more ideas and tips in this month’s Lux on Capitol Blog. (more…)
Last month, we talked about fighting the winter blues. A great way to combat seasonal depression is exercise. Here at Lux on Capitol, we have a state-of-the-art gym and yoga studio. Reach all your fitness and exercise goals here — without even leaving your home!
The last few months have been full of celebrating and partying. After the festivities, your winter wonderland might be feeling more like a dark cave. Never fear! We want to help you feel happy and healthy all winter long — even after the bows and lights are long gone.
As you head out of town for Holiday Travel, you’ve got to make sure you don’t forget the gifts. Or the tickets. Or your vitamins. And run all of those errands before you go. There’s a lot to think about and remember when you’re planning a holiday trip. Here at Lux on Capitol in Indianapolis, IN we’re all about preparation. In order to take one thing off your plate, we’ve compiled a list of all the essentials you’ll need for holiday travel. If you’re flying the friendly skies, packing a well-stocked carry-on can be the best gift you give yourself this season! We found some tips from Simply Taralynn. She gives some great advice for packing, what to bring, and what to leave behind. For those who are driving to their destination, this list of
The holiday season is fast approaching. Here at Lux on Capitol we love when you can use your space to host your guests and loved ones. Our homes make a great spot for celebrating the season. We’ve gathered a few tips to help with the stress that may sometimes come with hosting others in your home! You want your friends to think you’ve got it all together and planned, but also want an effortless feel at your event or during their stay. Use these ideas to take away the stress — and give you more time to spend with your loved ones! Don’t be afraid to learn from trial and error here; some guests feel most comfortable with clearly defined private space and others are okay with an air mattress in the living room. Put together a basket of useful items for your guests, and they will be pleased to find what they may need close at hand. These tips come from Randi Garrett Designs.
One of our favorite ways to mark a new season or holiday at the Lux on Capitol Blog is by baking up a storm of delicious treats. No tricks here — just an easy way to incorporate this seasons sweetest veggie! These Pumpkin Mummy cookies look spooky but taste spectacular! If you want to cut down baking time and effort, go ahead and use store bought pie crust and it will taste just as good. Follow this recipe from Omgchocolatedesserts.com!
It’s here! The Lux on Capitol is happy to share a new blog with our residents. In our blog posts we will be featuring our community amenities, apartment living tips including various aspects of organizing your apartment, DIY projects, and apartment decor. We also will share local events, places to eat and shop, and fun places to visit in the Indianapolis area. In fact, don’t be surprised to find the history of your city or famous landmarks in our blog posts.Recipes, movie reviews, and book reviews find their way into our posts too. Check back every so often to see what’s new here in the blog. We’ll start off the blog with an overview of our apartment community located in Indianapolis, IN. Thanks for reading! (more…)
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