Rebecca McCusker

Rebecca McCusker

Rebecca is a freelance writer and creative director who loves writing about health, wellness, and living the good life outdoors. She lives in the Ohio countryside with her husband and Australian Shepherds, and when she's not writing, she's playing piano and guitar in her folk-rock band.

STORIES BY Rebecca McCusker

ReadThe Art of Coffee While Camping

The Art of Coffee While Camping

There’s no finer joy than waking up in the wilderness. From the first time you unzip your tent,...

ReadThrowing a Fondue Party 101

Throwing a Fondue Party 101

Growing up, my family wasn’t the type to get creative with dinners. Mom would serve up chicken...

ReadThe Importance of Wearing Slippers—Not Shoes—in the Home

The Importance of Wearing Slippers—Not Shoes—in the Home

When I visit my Japanese friends in their homes, their shoes are lined neatly by the door. This...

ReadIn Celebration of the Potluck

In Celebration of the Potluck

A friend from college had the best wedding ever. It was nothing fancy—there was no ballroom dance...

ReadHow to Heat Your House with a Wood-Burning Stove

How to Heat Your House with a Wood-Burning Stove

When my husband and I were house hunting, traipsing all over the Ohio countryside for the perfect...

ReadThe Powerful Health Benefits of Matcha

The Powerful Health Benefits of Matcha

As a health writer and researcher, I spend my days reading and interpreting clinical studies,...

ReadHow to Make an Incredible Cold Brew Coffee

How to Make an Incredible Cold Brew Coffee

When most of us wake up in the morning, we want a healthy dose of caffeine to give us a jump...

ReadThrow a Japanese-Style Tabletop Barbecue

Throw a Japanese-Style Tabletop Barbecue

Whenever my husband and I visit our friends Micah and Ayumi in their charming yellow house in...

ReadStay Prepared by Stocking Your Car With These Essentials

Stay Prepared by Stocking Your Car With These Essentials

It’s easy to take our cars for granted. But without them, we would be grounded at home. Our cars...

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