Spring cleaning for health

Spring cleaning for health

It is spring…well, now it is almost summer, but some of us are just now getting to spring cleaning, the deep-down cleaning where even the base boards get washed and we throw out, donate, or recycle otherwise stuff that we have not used in a while. Yes, spring cleaning is something many do to keep a clean, balanced house. The thing is, though, we should also engage in spring cleaning for our health. We...

12 writers share their mothers' weirdest email habits

12 writers share their mothers’ weirdest email habits

If you have a mom and your mom has Internet, you probably have stories of your mom's email and Facebook use. Maybe yours is one of those moms who fits the entire email into the subject line, leaving a lot of white space and a "Sent from my iPhone" signature. Maybe your mom is deep into… (more…)

Probiotics may provide seasonal allergy relief

Probiotics may provide seasonal allergy relief

Probiotics are good for your gut, your mental health — and now, your seasonal allergies, according to a new study review published in the journal International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology. Researchers pored over data already collected from 23 randomized trials involving 1,900 people, with 17 trials showing people with seasonal allergies improved from probiotics. Participants… (more…)

Mother's Day 2015: Top 12 gift ideas for the techie mom

Mother’s Day 2015: Top 12 gift ideas for the techie mom

Mother's day is almost upon us and we know lots of you are wondering what to get your mom this year. Not all mothers are the same and some may not appreciate the typical flowers, cards and candy as they would a smartphone, tablet or some other kind of tech. So we have compiled a list… (more…)

May the Fourth be with you! 10 quotes for Star Wars Day

May the Fourth be with you! 10 quotes for Star Wars Day

Around the world, May 4 is known to sci-fi junkies as Star Wars Day. The day was created to honor the famous film franchise. Why was May 4 designated Star Wars Day? So that people could have a play off the trademark line "May the force be with you" and celebrate saying the pun-tastic line: "May… (more…)

4 Earth Day apps to download now

4 Earth Day apps to download now

Earth Day was created in 1970 when it was first celebrated by Denis Hayes. Since then, millions of people have joined the celebration making it the largest secular holiday in the world. According to a recent report from personal finance website WalletHub, the most eco-friendly states in the United States are: Vermont, Oregon, New York, Minnesota,… (more…)

What's the worst Easter candy for you?

What’s the worst Easter candy for you?

From chocolate to marshmallow bunnies to jelly beans, Easter is a holiday that anyone with a sweet tooth circles on their calendar. If you want to get through Easter Sunday without putting on the pounds, here is a helpful guide on the worst Easter candy for you and what you shouldn’t feel guilty about eating. The… (more…)

April Fools mini-drone sells out immediately

April Fools mini-drone sells out immediately

A mini-drone advertised by a Chinese smartphone maker as an April Fools gag has sold out, after it turned out the joke had become a reality, reports technology website CNET. Advertising their OnePlus DR-1 mini-drone that fits easily in the palm of your hand, the company double-bluffed eagle-eyed April Fools hunters by actually selling a limited… (more…)

Funny April Fools' Day quotes to share

Funny April Fools’ Day quotes to share

People around the world plot to prank their friends, colleagues and loved ones on the first day of April to honor April Fools' Day. The holiday, which originated in France in the 16th century, is celebrated with gusto and hoaxes. This year, if you're not in the mood to prank or be pranked, here are ten… (more…)

The best of April Foolishness 2015

The best of April Foolishness 2015

Well, it’s that time of the year again. The calendar reads April 1, and despite a heartfelt plea from John Oliver, the world has once again started playing silly little gags on one another, even though they have no hope of surpassing the classic April Fool’s Day jokes of the past. Let’s face it: it’s unlikely that anything that pranksters will attempt to pull off today will come anywhere close to matching the BBC’s Spaghetti...