MUA Journal review

REVIEW – One of the unexpected but truly beneficial results of the pandemic has been the new focus some companies have placed on the mental well-being of their employees. My employer for instance goes to great lengths to provide us with tons of resources for bettering and maintaining our psychological well-being. Personally, I’ve found that …

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BLUETTI launches the Veterans & Military benefits program

SPONSORED NEWS – May, red poppies will bloom across the country. Memorial Day is hre, too; It’s a day of remembrance, also a self-reflection time for a more peaceful future. The luxury freedom—family dinner, backyard barbecue, and the alike summer activities are what we’re expected to cherish today. While the power outages may mess everything …

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XVX M84 75% Mechanical Keyboard review – Another budget mechanical keyboard with some interesting choices

REVIEW –  This is XVX’s new mechanical keyboard that according to their website fuses art and modern technology as one. It’s an eye-catching piece that drew Ooo’s and Ah’s from my family as soon as I took it out of the box What is it? The XVX M84 is an 84 key, 75% wired or …

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Mingda Magician X 3D printer review – It’s not Capt Kirk’s replicator, but it’s close!

REVIEW – Ever since Captain Kirk pulled a plate of food from the replicator on Star Trek in the 60s, I think we’ve all harbored dreams of having everyday objects provided for us in a just-in-time manner. For some, that means 3D printing. There are several folks here who have reviewed 3D printers over the …

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The Nomad Goods Apple Watch Sport Strap has a slim new look

NEWS – There are tons of Apple Watch bands available. But one of my favorites is from Nomad Goods. To me, their Sport Strap is the perfect everyday watch band. I reviewed the original back in 2017, and it is still part of my rotation. And, now they have introduced a slightly different variation, the …

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Ryobi 18V ONE+ Lawn Mower review – a great mower for small yards with not-so-great batteries

REVIEW – Battery-powered lawn mowers have several benefits over their gas-powered cousins:  No more trips to the gas station, no need for oil, no worries about burning off all the gas before storing it away for the winter, less noise for your neighbors, and so on.  Last year was the first time that I used …

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SwitchBot Curtain Robot Version 2 review – A great product made even better!

REVIEW – I reviewed SwitchBot’s previous model Curtain Robot version about a year ago here and have been using them every day since. I love them and jumped at the chance to see what’s new. How will they stack up? Let’s have a look! What is it? “SwitchBot Curtain Rod 2” is a motorized robot …

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Ollny LED 80ft warm white solar string lights review – affordable easy ambiance

REVIEW – Fairy lights are all the rage.  You see them as backgrounds in Zoom meetings, in photos of Instragram-worthy patio shots, in catalogs of all types, in movies, and on just about every Pintrest board.  But not all fairy lights are created equal.  This is especially true for solar fairy lights.  Despite the low …

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Monoprice Monolith M1000ANC Bluetooth headphones review

REVIEW – Although I wouldn’t call myself an audiophile, I do enjoy decent quality music and audio playback. The Monolith by Monoprice M1000ANC Bluetooth Headphones review offer came along, and it had the one feature my other headphones were missing. Read on to find out what it is! What is it? The Monoprice Monolith headphones …

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Comfytemp Weighted Heating Pad review – Relief for your whole neck and back

REVIEW – If you’ve ever had a sore back, you know that a heating pad can help soothe the pain. But most heating pads are small and might not be large enough to cover the full area of your back that hurts. The Comfytemp Weighted Heating Pad does not fit in that category because this …

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Move over adjustable dumbbells, adjustable kettlebells are coming for you!

NEWS – If you’re a fitness buff then I’m sure you’ve seen the adjustable dumbbells from companies like Boflex NordicTrack. If you’re more of a kettlebell person and would like the same functionality, you should check out the adjustable kettlebell from Kettlebell Kings. Their adjustable kettlebell has removable plates that let you customize the weight …

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