7 Best Dehumidifiers for a Dry, Comfortable Home
Not sure if you need a dehumidifier? Here’s how to figure out if you have too much moisture in your home—and which of the best dehumidifiers on the market is right for you.
How to Recycle Your Old Mattress: 6 Easy Options
Dreaming of getting a new bed? Before you do, read up on mattress recycling to upgrade without harming the planet.
The 15 Best Washable Rugs for Your Home
Spot-cleaning doesn't always cut it. For high-traffic areas and spill-prone families, you'll want these washable rugs.
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!
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
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...
What Does TTYL Mean?
You’ve probably read it in a text or seen it online, but what does it mean, and how...
The History Behind 13 Popular Easter Traditions
From coloring eggs to gifting baskets full of candy, here's the history behind your favorite Easter traditions.
Why are there 10 Hot Dogs in a Pack but only 8 Buns?
I'll never understand why this wasn't fixed a long time ago!
6 Places You’re Most Likely to Catch Coronavirus
Nope, the pandemic isn't over. Here are the places where experts say you're most likely to catch COVID-19.
If You See These 11 Behaviors, Your Dog Might Need Obedience Training
A little help can go a long way with everything from poor leash manners to general nervousness—and ensure that your...
50 BLM Charities (and Organizations) to Donate to Right Now
Today and every day, Black Lives Matter and numerous nonprofits exist in a show of allyship toward the Civil Rights...
Which One Doesn’t Belong? See If You Can Spot the Image That’s Different
Try to solve these challenging puzzles by finding the image that doesn't belong with the rest. How quickly can your...
Why Do Dogs Have Tails?
Fluffy, curly, short, or stumpy, doggy tails are an adorable feature of our furry friends. But if not for human...
What is Wordle—And How to Win, According to an Expert
Wordle is the new viral trend at the top of your Twitter feed—here's everything you need to know.
The 18 Best Face Masks for COVID-19 Protection and Comfort
A new variant means it's time for a new mask.
If You See Bloated Food Packaging, This Is What It Means
Steer clear of products with bloated packaging at the store. It's a food safety issue—here's why.
If You See a Red Porch Light, This Is What It Means
What does a red porch light mean? You often see them in February, but it's not for Valentine's Day.
Henry Louis Gates Jr.: The Lasting Impact of Alex Haley’s “Roots”
Alex Haley’s landmark book began in Reader’s Digest, where he worked as a senior editor. Its impact is still being...
13 Air Travel Rules You Should Know Before Flying During the Pandemic
Getting ready to fly? Read these important rules before you head to the airport to make sure you're cleared for...
Why Do We Say “Quit Cold Turkey”?
Planning to let go of a habit or two cold turkey in the New Year? Learn where that expression comes...
100 Things Turning 100 in 2022
It’s a big deal to celebrate such a big number, and we should know, because Reader’s Digest is turning 100...