As the days grow shorter and temperatures start to dip, mice begin looking for a cozy place to curl up for the winter. Filled with appetizing aromas, our heated homes are an irresistible lure. Here are a few time-tested tricks to rebuff an invasion.
Anyone who has witnessed a hurricane’s wrath knows what a powerful punch the storms pack. Seemingly sturdy trees can be uprooted like dandelions, their trunks snapped like toothpicks. And airborne branches can become projectiles, causing serious damage to property. Thankfully, planting certain tree species with an inherent resilience …keep reading
What you expect is a room where you can relax and enjoy your stay. It should go without saying that you want it to be free of bedbugs, bites or even a bad case of the heebie-jeebies. But these days, you can’t be too careful. Bedbug infestations are rising. Don’t …keep reading
With farmers’ markets, cooking shows and a zillion easy recipes out there, getting your kids to share your culinary passion seems like it should be a no-brainer. And yet, when it comes to coaxing the kiddos, you can’t force-feed the issue. So where do you start? We asked the experts. …keep reading