Three “Must Do” American Road Trips

It doesn’t matter if you’re a busy parent or a footloose single person: The classic, American road trip stirs the soul. So when the open road calls, consider heading out to one of these three famous routes:

Kick Off the Football Season with a Tailgate Party

Getting ready to tailgate before the next game? You’re not alone: About 50 million Americans tailgate every football season and spend $12 billion enjoying one of America’s favorite pastimes. Before you crank up the party, check out our tailgating infographic for tips and interesting facts.

Allergy Season Survival Guide

Try these tips to keep your home allergen-free. Sneezy? Dopey? Grumpy? No, the Seven Dwarfs aren’t in town—but spring is. And if you have seasonal allergies, you might just be feeling, well, sneezy, dopey and grumpy. Pollen from trees, grass, … Continued

Tips for Buying a Used Boat

An affordable nautical adventure awaits! Have you always dreamed of owning your own boat? While it’s a romantic and exciting notion, you need to understand what the required investment of money and time actually is. Buying a used model can … Continued

Tips for Operating a Personal Water Craft

Ensure your thrill ride is a safe one. People ride personal water crafts (PWCs) across with a gleeful sense of abandon. Made popular with models such as Jet Ski, WaveRunner and Sea-Doo, PWCs now remain as much a part of the aquatic … Continued

Get Smart About Common Gardening Goofs

Avoid plant-related pitfalls with some sage advice. Maintaining a beautiful garden is more than a way to increase curb appeal to your visitors and passersby; your efforts may also pay off when resale or rental time comes along. So how … Continued

5 Tips for Safe Boating

With summer in full swing, heed these reminders for fun on the water. For boat owners, basic safety goes a long way toward an incident-free summer on the water. The good news—more boaters are being safe. A record low 672 … Continued

Go Camping in Your Own Backyard

Try these seven steps to keep things safe and fun. And try our campfire recipes to keep your adventure tasty, too. There’s nothing like the great outdoors, and camping is a great way to enjoy the fresh air. If you … Continued