Are you still struggling with ice cube trays in your home in these dog days of summer? Still running out for bags of ice when you have guests over?
From time to time, this column has suggested using oxygen bleach to clean a surface in or outside of your house.
Relaxing on the beach, hiking through the mountains, trekking around a new city or just keeping up with all the kids’ summer activities – however you spend summer vacation, your feet
From paltry paychecks to annoying coworkers, more than three quarters of Americans are stressing out about something related to their job, according to a new study.
When I filled up my gas tank recently, I paid right around $4 a gallon, and that seems to have become the norm rather than a spike in the price.
One of the big advantages of building a very special car is you can take the basic design and expand on it, and spread the best attributes around into a larger family of vehicles.
For seasonal businesses, those furious months of activity are the difference between profit and loss, keeping the doors open or closing them altogether.
Summertime in Connecticut brings long sunny days, warm weather and school vacations.
July is my favorite time to work in the herb garden. The summer heat intensifies the scent of lemon balm, winter savory, thyme, mint and basil, to name a few.
Usually in this space I talk about home invasions by insects, vermin, water, smells and the like. This time around, though, let's consider an invasion of a different sort.
As the summer months bring beautiful weather and many new activities, it’s important to make sure illnesses won’t hamper anticipated plans.
There are a lot of expressions we use to describe the cars in our lives, such as sporty, luxurious, frugal, dependable, or even “a complete heap.” While these descriptions are apt, w
Americans are more interested than ever in identifying new job opportunities in growing industries.
Have you ever given yourself a SWOT? No. It’s not a typo.
One of the more important aspects of starting to ride a motorcycle (after receiving the proper training, of course) is picking your first motorcycle.
Almost every home gardener has heard claims of aromatic plant species repelling insects, and that some plant associations are more compatible than others are.
As families have gotten busier, traditional mealtimes have become more of a novelty than a necessity.
We’ve seen the popularity of “retro” cars such as the Ford Mustang and Thunderbird, the Chevy Camaro and HHR, and the Dodge Challenger.
Despite a turbulent job market and economy, if you are a recent college graduate, there is much to be optimistic about as you leave campus and head out into the real world.
For some homeowners, it is easy to answer the question: should I do this myself or hire someone to do it? Those of us who are not DIY-savvy will go with hiring an expert.