For peace of mind, we may prefer to imagine restaurants as sanitized bastions of total cleanliness. Their spotless surfaces have to exemplify the loft...
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Cleanliness is next to godliness... which is right next door to the nude public bath that got you clean in the first place.
Nope, I'm not writing about military service. I have come to strongly believe that we would, in fact, live in a better, kinder world if every teenager took a job in the service industry before entering adulthood.
There are no money problems. There are people problems. Success is not how many zeroes your bank account has. It's about making the most of the life you have.
There was something about Jim and I my new neighbors never suspected: we're gay slobs. We're one dried cat carcass away from a cameo on Hoarders.
"In most cases, it's safer to make a salad on a toilet seat than it is to make one on a cutting board," says Dr. Charles Gerba (a.k.a. Dr. Germ).
ATLANTA — Could your kitchen at home pass a restaurant inspection?
New research suggests that at least one in seven home kitchens would flunk t...
Everyone in my family has traits associated with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. So my family is a bit neat. I've never met, or dated, a woman who was as neat as me.
In 1910 there were no drugs as powerful as sulfa or antibiotics, but the government and the medical profession were beginning to wrestle with regulation of the medicines that existed.
Is your neighborhood spic and span or rife with refuse?
The Bloomberg administration puts most of the city in the former category and promises to k...
What do you see on your desk? Piles of paper. Half-empty coffee cup. Part of Wednesday's lunch. No wonder we waste up to 3 hours a week "looking for stuff." Today is the day to change all that.
The biggest impact on our happiness begins with the difference between thinking about it and doing something (which is a step that most people never take).
I am extremely untidy - not quite the most untidy person I know (that accolade belongs to a friend whose wife cleared out his study to discover a deco...
As you take steps to avoid the germs and viruses that proliferate as winter progresses, you've no doubt received a good share of advice on how to avoi...
Don't want to eat an establishment where mice and rats rule the kitchen? Go browse those establishments that have received Golden Apple Excellence in Food Safety Awards.
For most of us, messiness isn't an esthetic choice; it's more like a genetic curse. Thankfully there's now an entire industry of products, Web sites a...
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