Best Hammocks to Let You Sway Away From Crowds

IF YOU’VE VISITED a park lately, you’ve likely spotted a hammock dangling between trees, its inhabitant lost in a book, napping or daydreaming about a virus-free future. Sales of solo loungers have soared as folks look for ways to relax in open air, a reasonable distance away from the madding crowds. “After...

When a Close Friend Has Doubts About Vaccinations

I was at a barbecue with a few of my closest friends last summer when the topic of vaccines came up. In the kitchen, while grabbing plates and silverware for the table, I flippantly muttered something like, “Anti-vaxxers are the worst.” I assumed we all shared the same stance. “I think I might be one,”...

Do You Really Need To Refrigerate Nut Butter?

While many of us are staying home during the coronavirus pandemic, any food that lasts a while and provides solid nutritional content is a staple. Lately, you might find yourself staring down the various nut butter options in the pantry — cashew, almond and peanut — and thinking, “Should...