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    What Is Greenwashing—and Why Should You Care About It?

    Greenwashing is essentially a lie. But there are sustainable brands out there telling the truth. This guide will show you how to tell the good from the bad.

    Where to Sell Old Stuff to Get the Most for Your Money

    Help save the environment while earning extra cash by finding out how and where to sell your unwanted stuff

    What Are Red Flag Laws—and How Can They Save Lives?

    Red flag laws are becoming more popular, but their success lies in how well they are understood and carried out

    10 Best Zero-Gravity Chairs That Are Perfect for Summer Lounging

    Take your rest and relaxation to the next level with these zero-gravity chairs specifically designed for comfort and better health

    12 Best Cooling Fans That Make the Hottest Days Bearable

    Beat the heat this summer with a little help from the best cooling fan for your personal needs, budget and...

    7 Best Cheap Mattresses for a Sound Night’s Sleep on a Budget

    This is not a dream: These quality cheap mattresses won't break the bank—or your back!

    8 Best Carpet Cleaners for Pet Messes

    These best carpet cleaners for pet messes will make cleaning up after Fluffy or Fido a breeze

    How to Live (Nearly) Plastic Free—One Woman’s Journey Shows How

    It's hard to imagine a life without plastic, but these steps will help you start living (almost) plastic free

    Here’s How Much to Tip at the Nail Salon

    Don't let a headache over how much to tip at the nail salon ruin the fun of getting your next...

    I Tried the Bissell Pet Hair Eraser—the Handheld Vacuum Every Pet Parent Needs

    If you need me, I’ll be following my cat around with this little handheld vacuum

    Our Editors Tried the Best Vacuums for Pet Hair—Here Are Their Favorites

    We tried every type of pet vacuum we could find. These are the best of the best.

    What Is Organic Food, and Is It Better for the Earth?

    There's a lot of confusion surrounding organic foods, from what the term means to labeling to purported benefits. Read on...

    How to Clean Dog Pee from Your Carpet in 4 Steps

    If you're looking for an easy solution for dog pee on a carpet, urine luck

    How to Get Dog Poop Out of Carpet

    Did your pet have an accident? Whether it's an old mess or a new one, here's how to get dog...

    10 Best Pet Stain Removers That Erase Every Trace of Messy Fur Babies

    Accidents happen, but you can safeguard yourself—and your furniture—with these pet stain removers.

    How to Get Cat Pee Out of Carpet

    Cleaning cat pee from your carpet just got easier.

    11 LGBTQ+ Charities to Support All Year Long

    Whether you're a member of the LGBTQ community or an ally, consider donating to or volunteering with an LGBTQ charity...

    The Baseboard Buddy Has More Than 18,000 Ratings on Amazon—Here’s Why People Love It

    This Amazon-loved gadget takes the aches and pains out of cleaning baseboards.

    The Bug Bite Thing Review: It Really Works!

    We tried Amazon's popular Bug Bite Thing—and were amazed at how quickly it stopped itching and irritation from mosquito bites.

    We Tested the Best Air Fryers You Can Buy in 2022—Here Are Our Favorites

    If you've got the counter space, an air fryer can completely replace your oven. See what our editors had to...

    20 Best History Documentaries to Stream Now

    Don't know much about history? These fascinating documentaries are a great way to immerse yourself in events that shaped the...

    11 Best Outdoor Rugs for a Trendy Backyard

    These outdoor rugs are stylish, durable, and built to stand up to all types of weather.

    33 Smart Ways to Slash Your Home Energy Bills

    Feel like the household demands on your hard-earned cash are higher than ever? You're not alone. Luckily, there are steps...

    15 Best Outdoor Pillows to Spruce Up Your Patio

    These gorgeous outdoor pillows are sun- and water-resistant and honor every style and budget.

    What Is Fast Fashion, and How It’s Destroying the Environment

    If you're looking to reduce your carbon footprint, adopt a greener lifestyle, or make one small change that has a...

    15 Podcasts from LGBTQ+ Creators to Add to Your List

    Covering everything from history and politics to pop culture, LGBTQ podcasts are as diverse as the queer community.

    How to Recycle Packing Material, and Why You’ll Want to Use Sustainable Shipping

    Before you add another item to your online cart or toss out those packing materials, check out our tips for...