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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11 Strangest Air Freshener Scents for Your Car

Bacon, turkey legs, Bigfoot … yep, there are hundreds (thousands?) of car air freshener products on the market. See if you can stomach our list of the 11 weirdest ones. Continue Reading 11 Strangest Air Freshener Scents for Your Car

DIY hacks

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What to Know When Renting a Motorcycle or Scooter

Find out what you need to know about renting a motorcycle or scooter, from understanding your insurance coverage to making sure you have all the right gear. Continue Reading What to Know When Renting a Motorcycle or Scooter

Travel hacks | Getting there

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The 4 Best Places to Car Camp in the U.S.

Whether you’re pulling up to a campsite in an RV, a camper, or the family station wagon, spending a few nights under the stars can be an amazing (and affordable) way to experience the great outdoors. Here are 4 of our favorite car camping spots in the U.S. Continue Reading The 4 Best Places to Car Camp in the U.S.

Travel hacks | Destinations

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The Pros and Cons of Buying an Old House

When deciding on buying an old house, it’s important to weigh everything from availability to maintenance costs. Find out what you can expect from an old home (like personality) and if it’s right for you (like potentially smaller closets). Continue Reading The Pros and Cons of Buying an Old House

DIY hacks | Home and garden | Safe and smart

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How to Protect Your Home Against 3 Common Types of Floods

Three of the most common types of home floods are coastal, fluvial, and pluvial. Learn how to help protect your home against them. Continue Reading How to Protect Your Home Against 3 Common Types of Floods

Insurance 101 | Safe and smart | Home safety