As fall approaches and tucked-away boxes of coats and sweaters begin emerging from dusty corners of the basement, we all find ourselves with clothes that have gone out of style, no longer fit, or look like they’ve seen better days. But think twice before chucking your closet’s misfits in the nearest dumpster! Believe it or not, most of those clothes are reusable, and options for reusing old clothing abound -- without having to sew. Read on for ways in which you can give new life to your old clothes.

There’s nothing like a fresh and clean home, is there? Unfortunately, it may seem like there’s not enough time in the day to squeeze in the hours needed to get your home spic and span. Clever cleaning hacks will let you cut the time spent scrubbing, dusting, and wiping down various surfaces in your home. Here are 30 unbelievable cleaning tips anyone can use!

Fall means vibrant red, orange, and yellow foliage, lots of pumpkins, and refreshingly cool temps. But, it also means winter isn't far away. Here are a few projects—from looking after your exterior to maintaining your heating system—that can help your home brace for the cold and save you some cash.

Time for yourself is often the first thing to go when life gets busy or stressful. Even under ideal circumstances, carving out time for you can be a challenge. Couple this with guilt or feeling like claiming me-time is selfish or unnecessary, and you can easily create a situation where your own needs aren’t being fed. It’s a recipe for burnout, overeating, and simply not being at your best. Do you struggle with allowing yourself the self-care and me-time you need to thrive?

It’s never too late to learn how to swim. If you never had the opportunity as a child, you can easily learn to swim as an adult. At first, being in the water may feel strange, unfamiliar, and even a little worrying. But with time you’ll become acclimated, gaining a level of confidence you may have previously thought unimaginable.

Toxic people have a knack for worming their way into your life and taking over. It’s generally pretty obvious that these people are more trouble than they’re worth, but that doesn’t make it any easier to cut them off. Sure, they’re messing up your life, but they’re also your friend, partner, or relative. It’s difficult to toss that relationship away.

Maybe your grandchildren live nearby, and you often fill in as a babysitter. Perhaps they live at a distance, and visits are an eagerly awaited special event. You might even be one of the growing number of seniors who are raising their grandchildren when the children's parents can not. No matter what your situation, when grandchildren are in your home, you want them to be safe, and you want to be able to enjoy their visits without worry.