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Is the AeroLife air-based nutrition system the future of food?

on Saturday, January 25th, 2014

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of AeroLife™ . All opinions are 100% mine. One day humans will no longer need to eat foods or drink liquids in order to receive their proper daily nutrition. Does that sound like a crazy idea? The AeroLife air-based nutrition system makes me believe a Read More…

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The world’s most flexible lunchbox comes from Norway

on Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News

You spend time each morning carefully crafting your lunch sandwich just the way you like it, then you wrap it in waxed paper or a plastic zipper bag and put it in your lunchbag.  When lunchtime comes, you pull out your lunch only to discover your sandwich has fallen apart into a mess, with condiments Read More…

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Ice the competition with this chess set

on Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

If you like chess, but you need a new challenge or perhaps you’re just tired of the other player forever pondering his moves, this chess set will add a definite time constraint to the game.  The Ice Speed Chess Set  from ThinkGeek comes with two silicone molds that will make two complete sets of chess Read More…

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Cuppow BNTO – turn a canning jar into a Bento Box

on Saturday, August 10th, 2013
Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News

If you’re looking to join the upcycle movement and make sure your cookies and milk don’t turn into soggy cookie soup before you can enjoy them, you need to check out the Cuppow BNTO canning jar lunchbox adapter. It’s a 6 oz BPA, BPS and phthalate free food-grade recycled plastic cup that fits into a Read More…

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Fizzy Farm planters bring the garden indoors

on Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

Ever since my cancer adventure a couple years ago (I can’t believe it’s been that long…), I’ve changed a lot of things in my diet in order to become healthier. I cut out 95% of the diet soda that I drink by carrying a Bubba Brands Hero bottle full of iced tea to work every Read More…

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Keep fresh herbs fresh longer with the Herb Savor

on Friday, May 17th, 2013
Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News

If you like to use fresh herbs in your cooking but you’re tired of how quickly those expensive packets from the grocery store wilt, you need the Herb Savor from Prepara.  The Herb Savor has been proven to keep herbs fresh for up to three weeks.  You just place the herbs in the basket with Read More…

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Gears + chocolate = I want some!

on Friday, February 1st, 2013
Posted in: Miscellaneous, News

It’s almost the weekend folks. For me that means I can eat junk. Yay! I have this thing where I don’t eat sweets during the week, but starting Friday night, all bets are off. That’s why these edible gadget gears are calling my name right now. They are hand crafted chocolate candies made by Andie’s Read More…

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Star Wars Light-up Saber Chopsticks

on Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

Don’t feel that Mr Lucas has milked his series enough and feel the need to give him more money?  :)  These illuminated Star Wars Chopsticks are from NCSX  and are available for pre-order in Sith red or Jedi blue for $22.90 a pair.

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Excuse Me Sir, I Think That’s My Seat!

on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012
Posted in: Miscellaneous, News

Ever been to a food festival or function where seating always seems to be at a premium?  Too scared to go get dessert in case your seat won’t be there when you get back? Well while Fakefoodonline creates fake food meant as props or for children, why not keep one of these in your gadget bag.  Then Read More…

Liquiglide Could Fix Your Sticky Condiments Problems

on Wednesday, May 30th, 2012
Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News

Do you have a bunch of condiment bottles in the pantry sitting upside down so that you can get every last drop out?  Do you worry about how much condiment you’re actually throwing away because you just can’t get the last of it out of the bottle?  Sick of thumping that ketchup bottle and ending Read More…

Sushibot – Feed an army of hungry Sumos

on Thursday, April 12th, 2012
Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News

The kids and I love making Sushi rolls, but it can be a tedious and slow process. The Sushibot was demonstrated at the World Food and Beverage Great Expo 2012 in Tokyo. Produced by Suzumo, a company that specialises in sushi making machines from domestic to commercial, the machine is capable of making up to 300 rolls Read More…

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Gogurt Slurp Saber – Buy you must?

on Monday, January 30th, 2012
Posted in: Miscellaneous, News

“Just in time for Star Wars Episode 1 in 3D”  - Gogurt glow-in-the-dark yogurt lightsabers. I’m just hoping that it’s not actually the yoghrt that glows in the dark.  More money spinners for the never ending Lucas franchise. Check out the video after the jump.

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A Totally Non-Tech Review…

on Sunday, September 18th, 2011
Posted in: Miscellaneous, News

This review has nothing to do with a new tech device, or case to protect it, or bag to carry it, or even some wild theory on the long awaited iPhone 5. Nothing like that. I am here to tell you, I have found the ultimate milkshake….yes, that is right, milkshake :). This magical dessert Read More…

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We All Scream for Homemade Ice Cream!

on Saturday, September 17th, 2011
Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News

If you like homemade ice cream, but don’t like the large quantities that most ice cream makers produce, check out the Sassafras Ice Cream Maker from Sassafras Enterprises.  This little ice cream maker produces about 1 pint total, and you can even make two flavors at once.  You don’t need salt, and you don’t have Read More…

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Hungry in Paris at 2am – Try the 24 Hour Baguette Dispenser

By: Brett Cooper
on Tuesday, August 16th, 2011
Posted in: Miscellaneous, News

If you are lucky enough to visit Paris in August you may notice that many of the 33,000+ bakeries are closed and that there are no 24 hour convenience stores.  Why you ask?  The answer is simple, August is the month that many Parisians take off for vacation and the country does not have the Read More…

Bananaguard – Is that a banana in your pocket or….?

on Tuesday, August 16th, 2011
Posted in: Gear, Home, Kitchen, News

We all know fruit’s good for you however in Australia, due to Cyclone Yasi devastating Australia’s  crops, bananas are very expensive.   So I don’t want to chuck a banana in my gadget bag or pocket and end up with bruised, mushy and inedible  fruit, they’re just too expensive to waste.  That’s besides the devastating effect that Read More…

Let Your BBQ Tongs Tell You When the Food’s Done

on Monday, August 15th, 2011
Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News

The built-in thermometer in these BBQ tongs will give you a temperature reading within 5 seconds of picking up a piece of meat from the grill.  The Parasia International Digital BBQ Tongs have a LCD digital display that shows the temperature, sounds an alarm when the food has reached the set point, and detaches so Read More…

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Zojirushi Stainless Steel Lunch Jars

on Friday, July 22nd, 2011
Posted in: Gear, News

Gadgeteers aren’t going to be satisfied with a plain brown lunch bag – where’s the fun in that?  We want a lunch box that does something special.  The Stainless Steel Lunch Jars from Zojirushi should please any gadget lover.  They will keep your lunch hot (or cold) for hours, and they look cool doing it. Read More…

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Put Some Joulies In Your Java

By: Andy Simmons
on Thursday, March 31st, 2011
Posted in: Uncategorized

I’ll come right out and admit that I have an obsession with Kickstarter lately, and with the sorts of brilliant ideas that have been rolling out of there recently, it’s pretty obvious why. One of the more recent projects up for funding is Coffee Joulies.  What appear to be large, shiny coffee beans are in Read More…

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me & goji Custom Artisanal Cereal Review

on Sunday, November 28th, 2010

I found out that I was a diabetic back in December of 2004. As soon as I received that diagnosis, I immediately began working out regularly and stopped drinking regular sodas and eating candy bars for lunch.  Within a year, blood tests no longer indicated that I was diabetic. But I grew up watching my Read More…

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Spice up your next meal with this droid

on Monday, May 3rd, 2010
Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News

If you’d rather not be sent to slave away at the Spice Mines of Kessel, this R2-D2 Pepper Mill from Star Wars Shop may be more your speed.  Just fill this trusty astromech droid’s body with pepper and twist his dome to add a dose of spice to your meal.  This R2-D2 stands 4.3 inches Read More…

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Ooma Bowl keeps cookies & milk separate

on Wednesday, April 7th, 2010
Posted in: Miscellaneous, News

A lot of sleek and functional gadgets come through here.  But every once in a while you see something that just makes sense on many levels.  The Ooma Bowl is one of those.  Created by designer Thomas Booth, it features two chambers that allow you to keep two foods separate while you enjoy a meal Read More…

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How do you keep your chips fresh?

on Saturday, February 27th, 2010
Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News

At my house, we’re always looking for a wooden spring clothespin, or binder clip to keep a newly opened bag of chips fresh. A couple of years ago I reviewed QuickSeals, which worked great, but were a bit of a hassle to install. I never did see them in our local grocery stores, so after Read More…

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Laptop Lunches Bento-style Kits

on Saturday, February 13th, 2010
Posted in: News

Okay, this isn’t a gadget, but hey – even gadget-lovers eat lunch!  This bento-style lunchbox from Obentec is a waste-free way to pack lunch for yourself or your kids.  The Laptop Lunches kits were developed by two women who wanted to reduce the staggering amount of paper and plastic waste generated each day in their childrens’ school Read More…

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Lose the fork, Luke!

on Wednesday, February 10th, 2010
Posted in: Miscellaneous, News

Fan of Star Wars and sushi?  This elegant utensil for a more civilized age may help add some fanboy/fangirl fun to your next galactic feast.  Two-pack Star Wars Chop Sabers…er…Sticks are plastic and feature highly-detailed, movie-accurate lightsaber hilts in three different blade colors–Jedi Luke Skywalker blue or Yoda green (Yoda’s is slightly shorter length) or Read More…