How to plan for a hike

Going for a hike on a nice day can be a great workout and a fun way to spend an afternoon. But before you set out on the trails, make sure to take the proper steps to plan for your hike.

Airbnb offers daily dachshund rental

An Airbnb in southwest Michigan allows guests to bring their own dogs. But for travelers without a canine, they offer dachshund rentals, reports.

How to paint a fence

Is your fence in need of a new coat of paint? Before you start painting, follow these tips.

What's hot on patios this summer?

When the weather obeys, patios can be an extension of our homes. With the right decorating, patios can actually feel like another room in your house.

Tips for biking to work

Biking to work is a great way to get to work, benefit the environment, and get you outside before you start your work day.

Facebook's most annoying changes

Facebook has ticked off its users again, this time by forcing mobile users to download its Messenger app. Check out the rest of Facebook's most annoying changes.

10 ways Facebook changed how we talk

From "friending" to "status update," Facebook has changed the way we talk. With the social media giant launching "Reactions" Wednesday, here are 10 ways Facebook has changed language.

Where to see the solar eclipse

On a single day in August, the sun will disappear behind the moon, and sky watchers in the eclipse's path across 14 states from Oregon to South Carolina will witness a total solar eclipse.