Life

Cleaning

How to Save Money on Drying Clothes

Save money on drying clothes by air-drying them indoors on a clothes rod. Put as many items as possible on…

Clothing

How to Clean That Ink Blot on the Spot

It figures. The day you wear your favorite white shirt to work, your pen decides to leap out of your…

Special Occasions

Father’s Day 2013: Bottom Line Guide for that Special Dad in Your Life

Grill Dad the Perfect Steak You don’t have to be a great cook to cook a great steak. Here are…

Personal Safety

Do You Use Reusable Shopping Bags? What You Must Know…

Bacteria thrive in reusable shopping bags. Half of the reusable bags in a recent study had bacterial growth, and 12%…

Superfoods

Chia Pets… Cute, Cheap and Healthful Too!

Holiday Gift Grows From Healthful Seeds Every year at this time, you start seeing commercials for Chia Pets... those clay…

Money Savers

Discounts for the Disabled

Ways to save $$$ if you have a chronic illness or other disability Living with a disability, including a chronic…

Televisions

3D TVs and Seizures

How badly do you and other members of your household want one of those cool new 3D televisions? Do you…

Difficult People

What Makes a Narcissist Tick?

Do you know someone who is narcissistic? Or, perhaps more to the point -- do you love someone who is narcissistic?…

Playing Sports

Exercise to Heal Tennis Elbow

Buy a ribbed, pliable, eight-inch-long rubber bar, such as Thera-Band FlexBar -- commonly sold for general physical therapy for less…

Alcoholic Drinks

Wines That Will Impress Your Friends and Cost Less Than $15 a Bottle

These widely available wines generally cost $15* or less but are as good as many expensive wines. They go great…

Cosmetic Procedures

When an Eyelid Bump Lingers

Have you ever heard of a hordeolum? This is the medical term for a sty during its acute phase—when it…

Collectibles

What Are Those World War II Collectibles Really Worth?

You may have a hidden treasure in your attic American soldiers brought home millions of souvenirs from their time spent…

Appearance

Best Mascara for Contact Lens Wearers

Q: My mascara flakes off and gets on my contact lenses, which irritates my eyes. Is there a type of…

Lodging

3 Ways to Save on Hotel Rates

Hotel prices can change by the day, even by the hour. But you can game the system somewhat by using…

Appearance

The Secret to Keeping Spider Veins Away

Nobody wants to see spider veins -- those tiny, twisty, red or blue blood vessels -- spring up on her…