about Rebecca

Rebecca is a freelance copywriter and editor living in the SF Bay Area with her husband and two kids. She enjoys productively channeling her anxiety into safety-minded articles for home and garden, running with her robot trainer, and advocating on behalf of the Oxford comma.

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6 Ways to Keep Ticks Out of Your Yard

If you live in an area where deer ticks roam, follow these 6 simple steps for creating a “tick-free zone” around your home.

Safe and smart | Home safety

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Fire Safety (Part 3): What to Do In a House Fire

 If a fire starts in your home, don’t panic. Follow these steps to help get you and your loved ones to safety.

Safe and smart | Home safety

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How to Survive Without Air Conditioning in Your Car

If the AC in your car gives out, try not to panic. Find out how to survive when your car’s air conditioning is on the fritz.

DIY hacks | For your car

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How to Survive A Wildfire

Wildfire may be one of the most dangerous natural disasters a camper can face. Stay calm and remember these 7 survival tips.

Safe and smart

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4 Home Repairs You Shouldn’t Do Yourself

Saving money by doing home improvements yourself can be a good thing, but these 4 projects are always better left to the experts.

Safe and smart | Home safety