Living

Finding an apartment – Buying a home – Living well – Staying healthy – Reducing stress – Cooking – Recipes – Sleep – Exercise – Healthy Living – Entertaining – Smart shopping

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This Retirement Home for Elderly Cats is a Real Thing

(This article appeared previously on Next Avenue.) In retirement, Bruce and Terry Jenkins of Lutz, Fla., knew they wanted […]

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Carrot Stick It to the Man: Framing Healthy Eating as Rebellion

Punk music, angsty bangs, hating your parents and, now, eating a kale salad? Teens’ natural inclination to rebel […]

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Why Making Decisions for Someone Else Just Feels Right

You’ve just swiped for the 9,000th time on Tinder and finally come up with someone who you think […]

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3 Genderless Halloween Costumes for the Deeply Lazy

My friend Megan’s birthday is on Halloween, so every year she throws a massive costume party. And every […]

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Green Halloween: How to Cook Every Part of a Pumpkin

Pumpkins have many uses. Sadly, the only thing I’ve ever done with a pumpkin is carve it—and not […]

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The Not-So-Wonderful Roommate and Tips on How to Get Through It

Maybe you’re a first year at your university taking on dorm life. Maybe you’re living with friends in […]

Cheaper Wine
Want a Better, Cheaper Wine? Go Green

No, not green wine. That would be weird. Green as in eco-friendly and sustainable—organic wine. I see you […]

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Rewire Eats: Triumphant Tiramisu Cake via ‘The Great British Baking Show’

“The Great British Baking Show” has inspired me to put my baking skills to the test and try […]

Why You Should Play Pokémon Go with Your Grandma

(This article, authored by Amy Knapp, appeared previously on Next Avenue.) The Pokémon Go smartphone app was released […]

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Rewire Eats: Meatloaf (eeek!)

When I was a wee lass, my parents (grudgingly through innumerable tantrums) allowed us to veto ONE (and […]

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Rewire Eats: Kale, Bacon, Brie Goodness

I stumbled across this gem from PBS Food recently and just HAD to try it because…BRIE! As it […]

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Rewire Eats: Skip Take Out And Make Your Own Pad Thai

Postmates, BiteSquad, Seamless – it seems like every week there’s a new food delivery app popping up that […]