Making Quick Clean-Up of Summer Messes Safe

Warm weather is making its way across the country and with it comes days spent at the beach, picnics in the park, sporting events, and memory-making family road trips. As kids and pets head outdoors for adventures, their return is often marked with dirty, sticky, smelly stains and odors. In the hustle and bustle most moms and dads reach for an all-purpose wipe to quickly clean up these messes. And why not? They’re fast, easy and portable. But is your favorite wipe safe? We often worry about our kids accidentally ingesting cleaning products, and all-purpose wipes aren’t an exception. You keep…

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You’re Outta Here! Strike Out Grass Stains for Good

Summer is here! Baseball season is in full swing – no pun intended – and millions of kids all over the country are heading outdoors. These little boys and girls of summer play their hearts out on Little League and t-ball diamonds, on soccer fields, and in backyards for friendly games of flag football. Soon, though, those dazzling white baseball pants and bright jerseys look like they’ve lost a round with the ground. How can you win against grass stains?

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Too Much Humidity Is A Bad Recipe For Body Odor

The average person has 2.6 million sweat glands. And on hot, humid days, every single one of them is firing on all cylinders! You end up looking like you just dove into a pool (though certainly not feeling like it). Worse, though, is the embarrassing body odor. In the words of Dr. Seuss, the words that best describe this situation are “stink, stank, stunk.” What causes the smell – and more importantly, what can you do about it?

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Barbecue Sauce Stains Ruining Your Summer Look? Try These Stain Removal Tips

Grilling is contagious. You step outside and inhale the aroma of sizzling steak, juicy chicken, and fresh burgers from your neighbor’s yard. Soon, you’re firing up your own grill – or inviting yourself next door. The first bite is a savory reward; the second is a blob of barbecue sauce down the middle of your shirt. Oops. Got your pants, too. How can you enjoy the feast without the mess?

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Don’t Let a Moldy Tent Ruin Your Next Camping Trip: Tips to Ensure Good, Clean Fun

Get out the sleeping bags and lanterns! Every summer, about 40 million people trade the hustle and bustle of everyday life for the peace and quiet of parks, forests, and campgrounds. Fun, affordable, and flexible, camping is the ideal family vacation. Ideal – until you start packing up your gear. Last year, you shoved everything into the garage before taking a well-earned shower. Now, your tent is a smelly, moldy mess. What can you do to clean it – and how can you prevent this unpleasant surprise in the future?

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10 Tips to Beat Allergies and Take Summer Back!

For many people, summer brings the promise of backyard barbeques, long walks on back roads, and invigorating hikes through pristine mountain air. And for you – it promises sneezing, wheezing, and teary eyes. Seasonal allergies can put a damper on the fun, and grass, hay, pollen, and dander can make you wish for the return of cold weather. Don’t let allergens ruin your summer fun. Fight back! But…how?

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