Kathy Landin is a freelance internet pop-culture junkie (and web video producer). For a brief time in 2011, she was THIS close to being Charlie Sheen's social media intern for the summer. She's blogged for local TV stations, anonymous dating adventures and stupid advice columns. Mostly she entertains herself by practicing the fine art of idiocy, which you can watch in Kathy Landin's "I'm an Idiot" Show. Or, if you have a short attention span, get 140 characters of idiocy on Twitter.
Lyme Disease Q & A: Facts You Should Know Before You Take That Hike
It’s play-outside season for all of us now, finally, and with new reports that more deer ticks survived the winter, we need to arm ourselves with the facts about Lyme disease.
Report Says More Ticks Survived Winter — Look Out for Lyme Disease This Summer
A new report indicates that there is likely a larger population of deer ticks this season, meaning there are more tiny carriers of Lyme disease to look out for.
10 Alternative Recipes for Cinco de Mayo That Will Make Your Mouth Water
This year on Cinco de Mayo, to honor our neighbors to the south and inspire greater cultural awareness, why not try some new and different foods and beverages?
New Study Links TV Watching and Poor Sleep in Kids
A new study links lack of sleep in children to the amount of television they watch while they’re awake.
7 Simple Ways to Limit Screen Time for Kids
Many moms and dads are wondering how they can help limit the time their kids spend in front of those ever-present media screens. Here are seven tips.
Vitamin D Basics — What You Need to Know About This Super-Nutrient
Today we'll take a broader look at this wonder-nutrient that you probably aren’t getting enough of.
10 Things You Didn’t Know About St. Patrick’s Day
Everyone enjoys putting on their best green clothes on March 17 and being Irish for a day. We’ve all heard there was a saint and something to do with snakes in Ireland and now we have parades and drink green beer. But what do we really know about St. Patrick’s Day?
5 Surprisingly Romantic Valentine Getaway Cities
This year, instead of the flowers that fade and the box of candy that ruins resolutions, consider treating your Valentine to a romantic getaway for two.
5 Surprising, Fun, Creative Date Ideas for Valentine’s Day
What should you and your special someone do on Valentine's Day? Every year, it's the same question. It's time for some new, fun, different ideas.
10 Tips for Throwing the Best Super Bowl Party of All Time
So you want to throw the Super Bowl of Super Bowl parties, huh? We’ve all been there. Nothing makes you the toast of the town quite like a supremely awesome Super Bowl party does. It can be done, but how?
5 Hilarious Calls Made to the Butterball Turkey Hotline
We aren’t all master chefs accustomed to cooking huge meals for dozens people, so the kind folks at Butterball have been answering all our Thanksgiving-turkey-cooking-related questions for years. And during that time, they've had some funny calls.
5 Seasonal Holiday Jobs You Should Definitely Avoid
Not all seasonal jobs are created equal. Last week we took a look at some examples of holiday employment that offer good opportunities and benefits; now it's time to examine what kind of work you should actively avoid this season.