EcoFlow Wave portable air conditioner review – Cool any room or a tent outdoors!

REVIEW – Summers in New York can get really hot, and I always seem to find myself in a space that needs air conditioning but can’t accommodate one due to the structure or lack of AC power. I am sure that anyone facing this dilemma would love it if someone would design a portable air …

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OtterBox Defender Pro Pixel 6 case review – A phone case for the very rugged (or the very clumsy)

REVIEW – When I got my first smartphone, I was working in stream restoration, a field that involves a lot of water, rock, and heavy equipment. A co-worker told me that I needed to get an OtterBox case for my phone since they were the toughest and provided the most protection.  That was the first …

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Levels metabolic health tracker, Worx paint sprayer, and more – Review updates

REVIEW UPDATES – Today I have updates to five of our past reviews. We like to do these review updates on a regular basis to check back with products we’ve tested to let you know how well they are holding up since posting our original review or if notable new features have been added. Check …

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GIGALUMI 8-Pack Solar Fence Lights review – Ambient lighting for your backyard

REVIEW – Since we moved into our new home last year, I have been on a never-ending quest to add more light to our backyard.  My dream would be to run low-voltage LED lighting throughout the yard and trees.  Until I get more money saved, I have resorted to using solar lights in the backyard.  …

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WolfWise UPF 50+ Easy Pop Up Beach Tent review – Quick shade for your fun in the sun

REVIEW- The WolfWise UPF 50+ Easy Pop-Up Beach Tent is a small beach tent for up to 3 people that’s relatively simple to set up and a quick way to get some shade What is it? The WolfWise UPF 50+ Easy Pop-Up Beach Tent. The name pretty much says it all.  The WolfWise site states …

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Elegear 4 in Inflatable Double Sleep Pad review – great for camping and even floating on the lake!

REVIEW – I have a thin air pad that I use when weight is a concern but for those longer camping trips where I can park right next to my campsite I wanted something a little more comfortable since my back isn’t getting any younger. Let’s see if the Elegear 4 inch Inflatable Double Sleep pad …

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Vitapod review – Make your water tastier!

REVIEW – I hate drinking water. I know it’s good for me and important to stay hydrated but I hate drinking plain old boring water. I’m constantly on the look out for healthy water additives that taste good without adding lots of unnecessary chemicals and sugars to my body. I had seen Vitapod advertised on …

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Olight Arkfeld flashlight review – Flat and fabulous!

REVIEW – We’ve done a lot of Olight reviews over the years and I have always been impressed with their products. Their newest item which I’m showing you today is the Olight Arkfeld flashlight. Let’s see why it’s my cat Ozzy’s favorite flashlight. What is it? The Olight Arkfeld is an LED flashlight that is …

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Toro 21” 60V Battery Personal Pace Super Recycler lawn mower review – It’s deja vu, all over again

REVIEW – A few years ago, I bought—and really liked—the TORO Super-Recycler gas mower. Then I killed it. In a move too stupid to admit in public, I neglected to check the oil after a year of use. One day as I was pulling the string, it seized—never to start again. I  had to revert …

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Miracase Phone Holder review – Give your phone a hug with this holder

REVIEW – When the Miracase Phone Holder is open it sort of looks like it’s ready to give your phone a hug. In my reviews I sometimes state the item to which I’m comparing, and whether I’ll replace the old thing with the new thing. My DIY dashboard magnet mount has worked well for me …

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AceBeam E70 mini flashlight review – A flashlight for the fashion conscious

REVIEW – We all love our flashlights, the more powerful the better. But there’s one thing missing from most EDC high-power flashlights: a sense of style. They all look like you’re outfitting for an armed assault, rather than just wanting to have a decent light available while you’re going about your life. Few of us …

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Deal of the day – Save over $48 off the Liene 4×6″ photo printer!

DEAL NEWS – If you’re like me, you have 100’s of pictures on your phone. I love having a huge collection of images on my phone, but there’s something to be said for holding a physical snapshot in your hand. I like to put mine in my journals and pin them up on my bulletin …

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