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A Messy History of Egging and Toilet-Papering Houses

Around the Great Lakes area, they call it “Devil’s Night.” In Massachusetts, it’s called “Cabbage Night.” There’s also “Gate Night,” “Moving Night,” “Goosey Night” and…

Why Can’t I Put a Freakin’ House on My Wedding Registry?

Every functioning kitchen needs a $30 champagne chiller. It doesn’t matter who you are; the chiller is a necessity. No modern couple can live without…

Why Dads Become Absolute Dads About the A/C

Right after the birth of his son, Tony Forde felt something click. It wasn’t necessarily the cosmic shift in perspective that comes with becoming a…

How Does Refinancing My Home Work?

If you had the chance to save money on your mortgage payment — or get it over with sooner, or even use it to raise…