Fall Foliage in Atlanta
New England may think it has the most famous claim on beautiful fall foliage, but Georgia offers dazzling leaf displays, too, thanks to our plentiful ash, birch, gum and oak…
Chicago Fall Foliage Drive
That chill in the air signals the end of summer. Fortunately, nature offers a nice antidote to packing away the grill and the beachwear: the brilliant display of golden yellows, fiery oranges…
Fall Leaves with Rake
With all the barbecues, baseball games and road trips that go on during the summer months, home maintenance projectsmay not seem very appealing. But, before Old Man Winter bears down…
Turkey Frying Safety Tips
Turkey frying is an exceptional way to lock in the delicious flavor and juices of a Thanksgiving bird while offering a crisp and tasty alternative to the traditionally roasted main…
6 Halloween Safety Rules for Homemade Halloween Costumes
Goblins, ghouls, and ghosts… oh my! Both store-bought and homemade Halloween costumes can be wickedly fun – and also unsafe. Long costumes, a lack of fire-retardant material, masks that obscure…
Halloween carved pumpkin
In the 2005 study “The Seasonal Nature of Fires,” the Federal Emergency Management Agency noted there is often a spike in fires on Halloween. But, that doesn’t mean you can’t…
Two sailboats enjoying the fall boating season
The fall boating season can be a nice change from the heat of the summer. It also means adding more precautions to your boating routine. Read what changes to be…
4 Car Care Tips for Extreme Weather
The weather report is in—and it calls for partly crazy skies with an unpredictable front moving in from the Pacific! Weather across the country this winter, and every year it…
Prevent Your Thanksgiving From Getting Deep Fried
This Thanksgiving, many home cooks across the United States will dust off their turkey fryers in preparation for the big meal. Unfortunately, turkey fryers can pose the risk of fires and…
5 Safe Driving Tips for Deer Season
Some people count the days until summer vacation. But every summer, I count the days until November—the start of buck hunting season. While my wife wishes I’d take up a…