Some Ways to Keep Those Outdoor Bugs Away

Some Ways to Keep Those Outdoor Bugs Away

I’ve lived in the Northeast for 10 years now and somehow every summer I forget about bugs. As the days become longer I get excited about grilling, ice cream, and shorts. Ignorance is bliss. But then one night I’ll be...
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Three kinds of  Great and Mighty Kitchen Scrub Brush

Three kinds of Great and Mighty Kitchen Scrub Brush

Every time I pay a visit to Target, Bed Bath & Beyond, or the Container Store, I get sucked into the cleaning and dishwashing section. And there seems to be a new gadget aimed at making doing the dishes easier...
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Make Good Use of Baking Soda in Your Housekeeping Chores

Make Good Use of Baking Soda in Your Housekeeping Chores

We talked a lot about baking soda last week — it’s a small but powerful tool for natural cleaning around the kitchen. We showed you 10 ways to clean with this good stuff, including getting those burnt stains off your...
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The Best Splurge When Moving In to a New House

The Best Splurge When Moving In to a New House

Moving into a new house — with a new kitchen! — involves a lot of labor. We have some recommendations on what to prioritize, but one reader pointed out that you shouldn’t do it all yourself. Here’s Jaclyn P’s recommendation...
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