Melisa Raney


Melisa Raney
Melisa is a former television news reporter turned freelance writer (because standing outside during hurricanes got old fast). Some of her work has been featured on CNN as well as local TV stations in Florida and North Carolina. Melisa currently lives outside of Atlanta and is a mother of two wonderful kids who occasionally make her head explode.


Families | 01.02.2019

5 Tips for a Successful Children’s Birthday Party at Your Apartment

Have a birthday party in an apartment might seem like a daunting and claustrophobic task. But there are a lot
Apartment Living | 12.30.2018

7 Ways To Be a Better You in 2019

We start with the best intentions but by spring, we've lost all motivation. But not this year!
Families | 12.15.2018

How to Keep Your Christmas Tree Safe from Toddlers

Christmas is a special time with children. The presents, the smiles, the urge to pull everything off your tree. Here's
Holidays | 12.01.2018

7 Holiday Party Mistakes to Avoid This Season

Tis the season for holiday parties, and if you don't play your cards right, you won't be invited next year.
Apartment Living | 10.30.2018

The Best Halloween Candy to Give to Trick-or-Treaters

The Halloween candy you give out to your neighborhood trick-or-treaters can make or break your reputation. Here are the best