If you're a gardener, you are no stranger to the classic terracotta flower pot. Terracotta pots are perfect for the garden because they are affordable and more sustainable than cheap, plastic pots. However, these garden staples aren't only good for the outdoors. Think twice before you toss out your old...
It’s safe to say that smooth skin, easy hair removal, thicker lashes and fuller eye brows are on the wish list of most women. Unfortunately, not only are the conventional products often expensive, but they can also involve rubbing synthetic chemicals onto your skin. These chemicals then get absorbed into the...
Have you ever wondered if aspirin can be used for anything other than to relieve pain and fever? Well, this common over-the-counter medication has a ton of surprising uses that most people don’t know about. Bright Side reveals 10 amazing things that aspirin can do for you.   10. Relieves insect bites Aspirin can also help reduce swelling and soothe the...
Keeping the bathroom clean is not an easy task, and it requires a lot of time and effort. Hair-clogged drains, moisture-loving mildew, dirty shower doors, and, ahem, the toilet all make for an unpleasant chore. But we at Bright Side know how to make bathroom cleaning less of a burden. Here are 7 super effective tricks to help you enjoy a great-smelling and germ-free shower...
What types of doodles you draw can say a lot about your personality, it could even mean that you’re a genius! Whether you’re daydreaming, thinking deeply, or not thinking at all – many of us love to doodle. These simple little drawings that can be made with a pen and...
When it comes to Halloween candy, you probably have your old standby favorites that you’ve been enjoying since you were a kid. While the classics are always delightful, it can also be fun to mix it up. Fortunately, there are a number of brand-new treats available this year! Whether you plan...
A cup of hot tea is my cup of tea! This healthy beverage is an incredibly delicious way to reduce stress and start or end the day. Yet, if you are a tea-lover too, you probably do the same mistake as me, and throw the tea bag immediately after steeping....
I love sitting outside and enjoying the hot summer days turn into cool summer nights. What I don't love is getting noshed to pieces by mosquitos. Short of covering myself from head to toe (which decidedly makes enjoying summer weather a little less enjoyable), it feels like I have...
If you spend any time in your local store's cleaning aisle, you will notice that you can easily spend a ton of money on supplies. You don't need to. There are many ways to create great cleaning solutions on a budget. These ten cleaning solutions will save you money while...
No matter where we turn, we are bombarded by advertisements for products that can remove blemishes and imperfections, and make us look like the models advertising those products. What they aren’t advertising however, are the chemicals that are pumped into these products to live up to the claims they’re making. The Dirty...