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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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

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Is New Car Tech Changing the Way You Drive?

New in-car tech may help keep you safe, but it may also be impacting the way you drive. Find out what’s changing.

Safe and smart | Smart technology

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3 Cool Land-and-Sea Road Trips

Hit both the road and the high seas with day trips to the San Juan Islands, Balboa Island, and the Outer Banks.

Travel hacks | Destinations

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5 Home Repairs You Shouldn’t Ignore

We’ve all been tempted to put off for today what we can deal with tomorrow, but here are 5 home repairs you should never, ever ignore.

Safe and smart | Home safety

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How to Survive Without AC

Yes, you can keep cool this summer without cranking the air conditioner. Find out how CFLs, cotton sheets, and a bowl of ice can help keep your home cool.

DIY hacks | Home and garden