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Apr 24, 2019
How to Clean a Microwave in Under 10 Minutes
Our microwaves go through a lot — everything from explosive TV dinners and volcanic bowls of chili to cake mug spills and pasta sauce catastrophes. That amount of cooking action can leave us...
Apr 22, 2019
How to Find the Best Electric Pressure Washer for Your Budget
Tired of looking at your weathered deck or riding around in your dingy car? A pressure washer is the perfect tool to get things clean and looking like new. However, finding the best pressure washer...
Apr 14, 2019
19 Retinol Cream Moisturizers for Flawless, Youthful Skin
Turning back the clock isn’t an option, so you have to go to products with proven results when you want healthier, glowing skin. If there's one that has consistently been touted as a game changer...
Apr 10, 2019
8 Makeup Tips for Feeling Beautiful and Confident After Perimenopause Hits
Nothing about perimenopause has been gradual for me, and every symptom has come as a shock. I woke up one day and started having hot flashes — shock! I woke up another day to find myself on an...
Apr 8, 2019
How to Get Easter Egg Dye Off Your Hands Without Harsh Chemicals
With Easter right around the corner, there’s a good chance coloring eggs is on your agenda. But when the fun is over, getting that pesky dye off everyone's hands will undoubtedly be an issue. So,...
Mar 26, 2019
How to Reheat Fries so They're Crispy, Not Soggy
It’s no secret that kids love to eat leftover fries — which means that you need to know how to reheat fries. When done right, day-old fries make a tasty snack or side dish. But before you put those...
Mar 25, 2019
How to Clean an Oven Quickly and Painlessly
Raise your hand if you've ever wondered how to clean an oven. This most-used household appliance can get pretty dirty, thanks to all the spills, crumbs, and other debris left behind every time you...
Mar 19, 2019
Lose 16 Pounds in 3 Weeks and Save $200 a Month With an Instant Pot
Pressure cookers have come a long way from the complicated contraptions clanging and hissing on our mothers’ stovetops. New one-touch, lock-and-seal models such as the Instant Pot ($79.99, Amazon)...
Mar 14, 2019
21 Surprising Foods You Should Never Refrigerate
We all want our food to be tasty, but a lot of what determines how delicious our meals are happens before you even turn on your stove. Knowing how to properly store kitchen staples like onions,...
Mar 1, 2019
8 Clever Ways to Use Nail Polish Remover for More Than Just Your Manicure
Nail polish remover is one of those products we just always seem to have in our homes. You just never know when you’ll want switch up your DIY manicure — but have you ever tried using the liquid in...
Feb 26, 2019
Flour Is the Secret to a Stainless Steel Sink That Shines Like New
There's nothing more satisfying than looking at a freshly polished stainless steel sink. Of course, keeping it so bright and sparkly is a whole different story. There are many ways to polish a...
Jan 31, 2019
How I Finally Stopped Comparing Myself to Others — And 5 Ways You Can Do It, Too
You really need to learn how to stop comparing yourself to others. My counselor was on to something when she spoke those words to me. I was constantly looking around at other women and taking note...
Jan 25, 2019
How to Reheat Steak so It’s Tender and Juicy
Does the thought of asking Siri how to reheat steak make you cringe? If you need to turn up the heat on a piece of meat, then learning how to reheat leftover steak properly is a must. While...
Jan 22, 2019
3 Hacks for Getting Play-Doh Out of Clothes Once It's Been Through the Wash
Play-Doh is fun, but it's an easy way to mess up not only your entire house (ever scrubbed Play-Doh out of a rug?) but a good pair of pants as well. All it takes is just one sliver of the clay left...
Jan 16, 2019
The Best Ways to Get a Spotless Carpet Without Renting a Steam Cleaner
If your house has carpet — plus kids or pets — then you need to know how to deep clean carpets without a steam cleaner. Because let’s face it, mud and red fruit punch are not a good combination,...
Jan 12, 2019
15 Ways to Use a Lint Roller on More Than Just Clothes
When you’re about to head out for an important meeting and find a patch of your pet’s fur clinging to your sleeve, you probably reach right for your lint roller to quickly solve the problem. That’s...
Dec 28, 2018
Avoid the Firework Freak-Out: Simple Ways to Prepare Your Dog
New Year's Eve seems like the perfect time to kick back and relax with loved ones — but that magical fireworks display may actually create a stressful situation for your furry friends. Fortunately,...
Dec 27, 2018
5 Common Foods You're Cooking the Wrong Way — And How to Fix Them
You might not call yourself a fancy chef, but you probably consider yourself pretty good in the kitchen after years of experience. So you may freak out a little bit when we tell you that you're...
Dec 27, 2018
Avoid Plugging Space Heaters into Power Strips at all Costs, Firemen Warn
With the weather getting chillier, many people are bringing out their space heaters to stay warm and save on heating bills. The problem, according to at least one fire department? People are...
Dec 20, 2018
There's a 20-Minute Cleanup Routine That Will Quell All Your Dirty-Kitchen Anxieties
Do you ever look up from the dinner table and marvel at the state of your kitchen? "How did things get so messy?" you wonder as you notice the remains of this morning's coffee still in the pot. You...
Dec 4, 2018
The Best Way to Reheat Rotisserie Chicken so It's as Delicious as the Day You Bought It
Although the holiday season is usually filled with main dishes like roast turkey and ham, there’s still something to be said for the ease of a “grab and go” chicken from the grocery store. For...
Nov 22, 2018
11 Things You Should Never Put Down Your Garbage Disposal
Knowing all the things you should never put down your garbage disposal is key to keeping your device in tip-top shape. We don’t blame you for tossing your food scraps down the drain without...
Nov 15, 2018
Ellen DeGeneres Makes 61 Look Like 41 With Self-Care and Smiles
It's no wonder that no one believes Ellen Degeneres' age. The iconic TV host has always looked so vibrant and youthful throughout her successful career. But the beloved celebrity turned 61 on...
Nov 13, 2018
Funny Holiday Hacks to Fix Any Turkey Day Disaster — If You Think Outside the Box
These days, it seems like you have to have a whole host of Thanksgiving hacks just to get through a successful dinner — especially if you're hosting your first Thanksgiving dinner. There are...
Nov 12, 2018
Perimenopause Is Turning Me Into My 15-Year-Old Daughter
“She must have had a bad day,” my husband says, referring to our teenaged daughter, nodding his head up the stairs. He’s sitting at the dining table, sorting mail; I’ve just come down the stairs in...
Nov 6, 2018
Coffee May Reduce Risk of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, Study Suggests
There’s no part of the morning routine as sacred as that first sip of freshly poured coffee. In fact, most fans of the dark brew know not to schedule any meetings until well after they’ve downed a...
Nov 1, 2018
Post-Halloween Hangover? This Apple Cider Vinegar Drink Will Reset Your Body After a Sugar Binge
Now that Halloween is over, many of us are likely feeling the unfortunate after-effects of eating all those sugary treats. It’s just so hard to resist the mini-sized candy, isn't it? While there’s...
Oct 31, 2018
14 Easy and Delicious Meals You Can Prepare in One Skillet
Some nights, after working all day and helping the kids with their homework, there's no time left to make a delicious, healthy meal from scratch. Fortunately, there are several recipe ideas that...
Oct 27, 2018
14 Fast and Affordable Kitchen Updates to Freshen Up Your Space
The kitchen is the center of most homes — a busy, well-used space where everyone gathers. So it’s not surprising that it can become a little worn out after years of use. But, it’s also the most...
Oct 25, 2018
10 Genius Ways Clear Nail Polish Can Make Your Life so Much Easier
Most of us have a bottle of clear nail polish sitting in our bathroom cabinets. We usually reach for it to seal a fresh manicure, but the simple product can be used in so many other ways to help...