Summer Bucket List 2022 “You only have 18 summers with them, make it count!” I remember as a new mom hearing the words “You only have 18 summers with them, make it count. MAKE IT COUNT.” Those words struck me to my core because while I didn’t quite understand the depth of those words, I...
Top Design Trends 2022 It is no surprise many homeowners are reassessing the things they want their home to possess and are looking for ways to break from the past. The recurring theme in 2022 tends to be based off creative expression, individuality and freedom. Not only do we expect to see design trends to...
Top Destinations for Spring Break 2022 Although Spring Break is usually tied to college trips, it is actually one of the best times for all people to travel. Whether having kids in town or going solo, our AWay Home Loans team wanted to recommend some of the best sought-out travel destinations for the spring. Whether...
Pumpkin Patches There are many perks to living in the DFW Metroplex. One of our favorite times of the year is the fall! In our house football is on the T.V. and something is always either on the grill or crockpot. The smells of apple crisp and pumpkin fill our home and I am one...
Summer Bucket List Summer in our house is a big deal. It is one of our family’s very favorite times of the year. A time to restart, stay up late, swim all day, sleep in, eat ice cream and have movie days. It is a time to take trips with our family, visit the beach,...
Spring Outdoor “Spruce Ups” My 6-year-old has reminded me all weekend that it is now Spring. That” March 22″ is officially the 1st day of spring. I love this time of year. It stays lighter for longer and the weather seems to be “just right.” I love seeing all the flowers start to bloom and...
Superbowl Food & Game Ideas Superbowl Sunday is in just a couple of weeks and now that we know who is playing, it’s time to determine a couple of things! Who will you be cheering for? Chiefs or the Buccaneers? How will you be spending it this year? At your home? Or will you be...
Superbowl Food & Game Ideas Superbowl Sunday is in just a couple of weeks and now that we know who is playing, it’s time to determine a couple of things! Who will you be cheering for? Chiefs or the Buccaneers? How will you be spending it this year? At your home? Or will you be...
Christmas Recipes Christmas time in the kitchen is one of our favorite things. There is something special about all standing around making some of your favorite foods drinking a good glass of wine with Christmas music on in the background. The smells that linger throughout your home create lasting memories for everyone around. We know...
7 Fun Thanksgiving TURKEY Crafts  With Thanksgiving a week away and kids getting out of school this week for break, we at AWay Home Loans wanted to share some fun, yet simple, TURKEY crafts that will allow you to be present with your kids during this time. As parents ourselves, we know that it’s so...
7 Hidden Places To Go When Social Distancing  It has been nearly eight months since coronavirus was declared a pandemic. There are many places just a short drive away from North Texas that allow for safe social distancing and plenty of fun. Whether you make it a day trip or chose to stay overnight, these...
What is an Adjustable-Rate Mortgage? An adjustable-rate mortgage is a home loan that starts with a low-interest rate for 3-10 years and then the interest rates become variable. You can potentially save thousands of dollars if you choose this route instead of a fixed-rate mortgage, but it’s always worth doing your due diligence and asking...
10 Organization Ideas for your Home Have you ever walked into someone’s house and it just feels peaceful? Like they have it all together? And you leave wondering HOW IN THE WORLD do they keep their home so tidy? How is there not STUFF alllllll over the place? Like really, where is it? The answer...
Cash-Out Refinance and Rate-and-Term Refinance Seems to be the new thing everyone is doing. What is it? Well, we all know its “hot” right now and everywhere you turn people are choosing to refinance their home. But why? What are the benefits? How do you know if its good for you? What is the difference...
4th of July Ideas 2020 The 4th of July has always been one of my very favorite holidays. It screams outdoor bar- b-qs and smells like sunscreen. It’s always been a time to get together with friends and family. It is America’s Independence Day and every time I see the fireworks at the end of...