In Nebraska you never know what to expect for weather. We have been fortunate enough to get a warm spell for the week but soon enough the cold weather will be settling in giving us our first taste of cabin fever for the season. It can be tough to entertain yourself, or little ones, when … Continue reading Exploring the Metro Area for Winter Activities
School aged children anticipate snow days almost as much as Christmas and Hanukkah. While an unexpected day off is more than welcome for children, for their parents, it can pose a problem. Having to rush around for last minute child care or planning a day of activities to keep the kids engaged can be stressful. … Continue reading Snow day preparations!
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, we wanted to find a way for our community to give back! We are hosting a food drive for Foodbank for the Heartland. To add a little bit of fun to the drive, we have weekly challenges that can earn residents entries into a prize drawing. We have based … Continue reading Food Drive at Shadow Lake Square Apartments in Papillion!
Today, Nebraska got its first round of inclement winter weather! Although the snow can make it feel like we are in a Winter Wonderland, it can also cause many issues. Here are a few ways that you can stay safe while dealing with snow and ice. Walk like a penguin. The phrase may seem silly, … Continue reading Winter Weather Safety Tips
Even though we are starting to see the colder temperatures that come with November, things are just starting to heat up here at Pacific Gardens. We have several projects that are ongoing or will be underway, including repair/re-striping of the parking lots, work on our roofs and siding, and paint touchups on the hallways of … Continue reading Looking Ahead! Ways to Finish out the Year Strong!
Consider these tips when planning your Thanksgiving or Friendsgiving dinner this year. Use a folding table – You can use a simple table cloth to cover it. No need to put it out until it’s time to eat and easy to take down when the meal is over. Make it a potluck and/or buffet style … Continue reading Planning a Thanksgiving Dinner in Your Apartment
Happy Halloween! The day is finally upon us. Here are some tips to ensure that the only scares you’ll be having are from ghosts and goblins! Per the guidelines from the FDA, the Consumer Product Safety Commission, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: •Wear costumes that say “flame resistant” on the label. If … Continue reading Safety tips for Halloween!
People are busy and we want to make sure we can make things go a little easier when it comes to applying for an apartment. At Shadow Lake Square Apartments in Papillion, you can apply for your dream apartment from the comfort of your own home (or wherever you may be)! You can breeze through … Continue reading Convenient Online Applications and Rental Payments at These Papillion Area Apartments!
HOME FIRE DRILLS KNOW WHERE TO GO Come up with a couple different routes and choose a designated spot to meet each other near your home that is a safe distance away from the building TEST YOUR SMOKE ALARMS Test your smoke alarm at least every 6 months. It is a good idea to have … Continue reading National Fire Protection Month!
At Pacific Gardens, we like to think that we’re just a little different from your standard apartment community. Wide open courtyards, vibrant and abundant with trees, flowers and shrubbery. Heck, our apartments are like a mystery box; you never know what surprises are going to be in one of them until you go inside. Who doesn’t like … Continue reading Rare Opportunities Coming Soon