PLACES YOU NEED TO CLEAN NOW

Let’s be honest — there are some pretty seriously germy spots that might get forgotten during your regular cleanings. And some of these places might surprise you! Here are 26 items that you might want to go clean right now. 1. Kitchen sponges Sure, you use sponges for washing your dishes and wiping countertops, but…

THINGS A BURGLAR DOESN’T WANT YOU TO KNOW

Successful burglars have lots in common — home owners who unwittingly give invitations to robbery. Here’s how thieves thank you for your generosity. You come home to an open front door, a ransacked house, and missing valuables. How did a burglar know you’d be gone? How did they get in? 1. Thanks for the ladder!…

Mother’s Day By The Numbers

  Key Mom Stats: 2 billion in the World (82.5 million in the U.S.) First-time Moms: Average age of new moms is 25, vs. 21 in 1970 Kids: Modern moms average 2 kids (1950s: 3.5 kids; 1700s: 7-10 kids) 4.3 babies are born each second Working Moms 72% of moms with children over 1 year…