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4 DIY Costumes for Halloween

Halloween can be one of those holidays that can sneak up on you. Whether you’re looking for a last-minute costume for you or your child, here are five super-cute do-it-yourself options that you can put together in a snap.


This is a great one to do with a bunch of friends, but perfectly fine to do on your own, too. It’s Where’s Waldo? — and it’s as easy as ...

Tips for Storing Produce

Do the fruits and vegetables you buy seem to go bad before you have time to eat them? You’re not alone. Americans throw out about 19 percent of vegetables and 14 percent of fruits they buy. Here’s how storing them properly can cut down on produce waste.


Leave refrigerated produce unwashed and in its original packaging or wrapped loosely in a plastic bag with holes to allow for good airflow ...

End-of-Summer Cleaning Tips

Now that summer is officially over, it’s time to clean and store those things you won’t be using again until next year. Here are some recommendations for cleaning and packing away all your seasonal items, from clothing to kayaks.


The Grill

Scrub grates and crevices until they’re spotless. OK, at least try your best. In all seriousness, a thorough cleaning will get the pit looking like new and make it safer ...

How to Host a Winning Game-Day Party

You don't have to be a die-hard fan to throw an awesome football-watching party. And you aren’t limited to Sunday afternoons — Monday and Thursday nights are up for grabs, too. Here are five tips that will ensure you score big with your guests.  

On the invitation, ask everyone to wear their team’s colors to get into the spirit. And don’t just invite sports fans — you’ll want a good mix ...