Kathy Strickler

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Three DIY Bug Traps That Actually Work

Defend yourself against stink bugs, mosquitoes, and fruit flies<p>Uninvited guests at your summer cookout can be real pests. So get rid of your annoying insect visitors with a DIY bug trap. But bear in mind that not all the traps you find on the Internet work.<p>A sonic mosquito repellent is one failure. …

Miracle of Tea Tree Oil: 80 Amazing Uses

Essential oils have been used for healing and medicinal purposes for centuries and most certainly long before we had pills, capsules and big pharma …

How to Make Money Online Without Really Trying

The good news: Making money online is no longer a pipe dream. The bad? Who knows where to start? There are countless success stories of people …

30 Best Websites And Apps That Will Save You Money On Almost Everything

In these tough economic times, most of us are doing what we can to save money. There are many websites that can help you do just that, and you can …

30 Best Random Lifehacks of the Week

Making your life easier in at least one little way might be just what you need to get through the week intact. You never know when a stale cake will …

Be Guarded Against Diseases: 10 Things That Weaken Your Immune System And 12 Immunity Boosters You Should Eat

Your lifestyle may be preventing you from getting the best out of your immune system. Why not try these tips and see what you should be eating.

How Not to Be Broke—10 Powerful Books to Learn about Money Management

Learn how not to be broke by learning about money management with these popular, must-read money management books.

Transform Your Life In 2 Weeks: 14 Simple Things To Do That Will Make You Healthier And Happier

Have you noticed that your quick fixes or diets don’t last very long and you end up going back to your old ways? That’s because we are creatures of …

Why I Killed My Standing Desk, and What I Do Instead

<i>Standing desks may be all the rage, but they certainly have their downsides—and they aren't for everyone. Writer Mikael Cho explains why he ditched</i> …

Standing Desks

25 Simple Habits Anyone Can Take Up To Live A Healthy Life

More than 40 percent of the actions you take every day are based on habits. Unfortunately, a good portion of those habits are bad ones for most of …

Set Goals by Time Instead of Distance or Quantity

Setting goals is the easy part, achieving them is the difficult bit. But that success is more likely if those goals are set based on a unit of time …

Johns Hopkins University

My Mom's Wonderful English Muffin Bread!

Before I type this post, I must warn you, if you come across several misspellings, it’s because I am attempting to type and eat toast with honey on …

33 Proven Ways to Reduce Personal Debt

<i>Editor’s Note: When I heard that my friends Gina and Josh Masters had recently paid off $66,000 in debt and had made a list of the 33 lifestyle</i> …

Personal Finance

Write Recipes on Jars for Easy Make-Ahead Mixes

Over the years, we have featured some cool make-ahead mixes you can keep ready for a quick-fix snack, such as a single-serving cake or this super …

Hot Chocolate

Supercharge Your Podcasts This Weekend

We love podcasts. That's why we make our own! If you love listening to them, you ought to have a system for managing them and finding new ones. This …

Apps

10 Common Tech Questions (and Their High Tech Explanations)

There are certain problems we all deal with every day, but don’t know why. Why do I need to keep resetting my router? Do I have a virus? What happens …

Android Phones

How To Take Care of Your Smartphone Battery the Right Way

While your iPhone's new operating system comes with plenty of advantages, iOS 7's not without its drawbacks. Battery life just ain't quite what you'd …

Batteries

This Calculator Tallies Up How Much the New Health Care Plan Costs You

We've taken a look at the larger effects of the U.S.'s new health care plan, but if you're interested in seeing exactly how much you'll be paying for …

Health Care

Simplify Your Wardrobe

<i>This post is written by contributing author Vanessa Williams.</i><p>So here we are, well into the new year now, and that can only mean one thing in my …