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    Caring for My Mother’s Plants Is Helping Prepare Me for a Life Without Her

    Sometimes I hate caring for my mother's plants, but I know they'll be a source of comfort in the future

    22 Dark Riddles That Challenge Your Morbid Curiosity

    Take a stab at these dark riddles that are to die for!

    How to Use Baking Soda in the Fridge to Eliminate Funky Odors

    This kitchen staple has a million helpful uses around the house. Here's why keeping baking soda in your fridge is...

    Word Power Vocabulary Quiz: Baker’s Bounty

    Match the word to its correct definition to test your Word Power

    The Best Small Cities in America—What You Need To Know

    A ranking of the top ten small cities reveals ideal, safe communities to raise a family with great schools, thriving...

    Why Houseplants Are Better Than Dogs

    Keeping my leafy roommates alive is my ideal way to be a caregiver

    What Does a Red or Yellow Dot on Your Tires Mean?

    If you had new tires installed recently, red and yellow paint dots on the sidewall are perfectly normal. Here's why...

    Word Power Vocabulary Quiz: A Fairy-Tale Formula

    Match the word to its correct definition to test your Word Power

    100 Congratulations Messages That Are Perfect for Any Occasion

    Looking for the right words to show just how happy you are for someone? These congratulations messages will do the...

    The Trick to Making Carved Pumpkins Last Longer

    Expert tips on how to keep your jack-o’-lantern shining bright until Halloween night

    Word Power Vocabulary Quiz: Words with 3 RRRs

    Match the word to its correct definition to test your Word Power

    How Long Will Food Last in the Fridge Without Power?

    Follow these expert tips when there's a power outage, and you can save the food in your fridge—and save yourself...

    How Often Should You Wash Your Jeans?

    Yes, there is a correct number! Here’s what experts say about how frequently you should wash jeans to keep...

    100 Condolence Messages That Show Your Support and Sympathy

    Don't be so afraid to say the wrong thing that you end up saying nothing. These condolence messages will help...

    100 Thoughtful Get Well Wishes That Show How Much You Care

    Whether you want to go with something funny, serious, loving or empathetic, these perfectly crafted get well wishes will show...

    How Every State Capital Got Its Name

    "Juneau" the origin stories behind all the state capitals? Keep reading, and you will!

    100 Wedding Wishes That Send the Perfect Message on the Big Day

    These sweet, thoughtful and funny wedding wishes will strike just the right note

    Word Power Vocabulary Quiz: German-Inspired Words

    Match the word to its correct definition to test your Word Power

    Why Better Mental Health Care Won’t Stop Mass Shootings, According to a Psychiatrist

    Everyone deserves access to the mental health care they need, but that wouldn't mean the end of gun violence

    10 Best Bed Quilts for Cozier Nights

    These cozy bed quilts are the ideal blend of traditional comfort and modern style.

    What Is the Electoral Count Act—and Why Did the House Vote to Reform It?

    Updating the 135-year-old Electoral Count Act could help safeguard future presidential elections. Here’s how.

    California Just Banned Gas Cars—Will Your State Ban Them Next?

    The planet is in trouble, and a gas-car ban just might help. But how will it affect you?

    Brain Games, Quizzes and Puzzles

    From brain-busting riddles to fun quizzes, this selection of brain games, quizzes and puzzles will keep you entertained for hours.

    10 Best Cordless Vacuums You Can Buy Right Now

    We found the best cordless vacuum options for every budget, flooring and space.

    11 of the Best Warm Blankets to Wrap Up In This Year

    We found the coziest warm blanket options for every room, style and budget. Watch out, winter!

    25 Real-Life Robots That Already Exist

    Dozens of real robots exist today—and you might stumble on some of them in your everyday life. Check out the...

    WordleBot 2.0 Is a Game-Changer for Wordle Fans

    The New York Times WordleBot will take your Wordle game to the next level. We explain the tool's new upgrades.

    The 12 Best Vacuum Cleaners, According to Cleaning Pros

    Trust us—they're game-changers for your cleaning routine.

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    How to Clean Your Windows Inside and Out, According to Cleaning Pros

    Say goodbye to dirt and streaks! Once you learn how to clean windows the right way, you might wonder...