There's an ongoing debate about the adverse effects of pet owners allowing their dogs to sleep inside the bedroom.
Making Eco-Friendly Beauty a Reality
When it comes to products we buy as consumers, and we are increasingly adopting a green mentality.
Walmart Employees Can’t Stand This
When it comes to shopping at Walmart, it can be a bit daunting to navigate the sheer number of options available.
America’s Favorite Jam Might Surprise You
Jam is just fruit cooked with sugar, pectin, and an acid (like lemon juice) to yield a sweet spread perfect for filling in the crannies of an English muffin. The mashed fruit..
Can You Share Your Shampoo With Your Dog?
It's your pup's bathtime and you've just realized you're our of doggie shampoo. It's pretty late and odds are you won't be able to get a fresh bottle until tomorrow. You're..
How to Live More Sustainably With Your Four-Legged Friends
As the world goes green, it has forced us to reevaluate our daily practices. Our workplaces are going green, our schools, our kids, even supermarkets, are making an effort to..
Revisit the Annoying Voice We All Know and Love: The Nanny
It's been more than twenty years since Fran Drescher appeared on our televisions as the American nanny who grated on our ears and won our hearts. The cast around her never..
Where Did the Lazy Susan Get Its Name?
Walking into your favorite dim sum place, you're greeted with a very familiar scene, one of the pleasing smells and a somewhat large table prominently holding a lazy Susan in..
The Ugly Truth Behind Cat Cafes
Anyone who loves cats would probably love the idea of a little cafe where you can go, sip on some cappuccino, and share a table with an adorable furry friend. In theory, it's..
The Reason San Francisco is Tearing Down its Iconic Coca-Cola Sign
Sometimes the best advertising is the oldest. When asked to explain why it decided to tear down its iconic electronic sign on Bryant Street in San Francisco, Coca-Cola told..
Why Halva Might Be the Most Culturally Diverse Candy Ever
Halva can be traced back to the 7th century as an Arabic invention, but it was the Ottomans who spread it to Europe.
Better Playgrounds Could Help Kids Get More Exercise
The playground at Lake County Intermediate School in Colorado was in desperate need of a renovation. The schoolyard just had a few swings, some rusty climbing equipment, a..
The Untold Truth of Banana Milk
Maybe you're lactose intolerant or just don't like dairy milk; luckily, there are plenty of non-dairy milk alternatives to match your taste. The global non-dairy milk market..
How The Hummingbird Survives Freezing Cold Nights
The Andes mountain range of Peru is home to the hummingbird. The region is rich in wildflowers and low in predators. There is one threat, however, and that is the cold. The..
What Happens When You Drink Almond Milk Every Day
Almond milk has become a popular, dairy-free alternative for many who prefer to avoid dairy.
Why You Should Start Adding Vanilla Extract to Your Coffee
Over half of all Americans like to drink coffee every day, and not just one cup; we're talking, on average, three cups per day, which equals a whopping 400 million cups of..