Living

Get rid of that yucky kitchen sponge!

Trust me, you don’t want that thing lingering on the sink any longer.

Why you should have an afternoon routine

Afternoon is the worst time for distractions, fatigue, and reduced efficiency. A solid routine can help.

How to care for a chef’s knife

It’s arguably the single greatest tool one can have in the kitchen, so treat it with respect!

‘Nature nerd’ creates vivid compositions showing the bright side of fungi

Made out of mushrooms and other found objects, these artworks reveal another way of looking at these amazing organisms.

British couple has a zero waste wedding feast

Charlotte and Nick Baker managed to feed 135 guests on rejected food that was delivered one day before the wedding.

"The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit" (book review)

It’s as if Chris Knight left for a weekend camping trip, but didn’t come home for a quarter-century.

6 lighthouses the government is selling for nearly nothing

If your dream home checklist includes seclusion, round rooms and the sound of waves all and night and day, these obsolete lighthouses are up for grabs.

Teens are as inactive as 60-year-olds

Aren’t young people supposed to be filled with boundless energy? There’s something very wrong with this picture.

Marie Kondo has kids! How’s she coping?

As every parent knows, babies have a knack for making an organized life nearly impossible.

Wondering what to do with all those herbs?

Some ideas for coping with the bountiful surplus that comes at this time of year