Don’t Take the Heat!

Summer is a great time to enjoy the outdoors, but the heat and humidity can add up to danger! Emergency rooms see an increase in cases of heat stroke and dehydration in July and August. The American College of Emergency Physicians gives this advice on how to stay safe...

2011 Kitchen & Bath Trends

Home design, just like clothing design, evolves each year being affected by changes in lifestyles, the economy, the environment, even politics. What are the trends for 2011? A survey of kitchen and bath designers by the National Kitchen & Bath Association gives us...

The Best Non-Stick Cookware? Grandma’s, Of Course!

The concerns over non-stick surfaces in today’s cookware have been well publicized. But who wants to give up their convenience? Just pull out grandma’s old cast iron skillet and you’ll soon be a fan! Okay, we know it’s heavy, and it takes a little maintenance, but...