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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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When Should Seniors Stop Driving?

Getting older doesn’t have to mean an end to driving. Find out if your older family members are safe behind the wheel.

Safe and smart | Car safety

5 Smart Home Innovations From the Future

The next generation of connected technology is promising homeowners more bells, more whistles, and more WOW. Check out these new smart home products you have to see to believe.

Smart technology | Smart home

5 Fast DIY Smart Home Upgrades

Smart home technology is getting less expensive and easier to install and use. Consider these 5 simple, DIY upgrades for a smarter home.

Smart technology | Smart home

3 DIY Pest Control Hacks for the Kitchen

Flies on your figs? Moths in the macaroni? Here are 3 non-toxic ways to nix common kitchen pests. See how to keep the critters out of your cupboards.

DIY hacks | Home and garden | Safe and smart | Home safety

Be Smart About Zika: 4 Things Travelers Need to Know

The Zika virus pandemic is raising some major concerns for travelers. Here are 4 things to know about this growing public health emergency.

All the news | Safe and smart | Travel hacks