Julie Strietelmeier

There’s a saying that “if it can’t be fixed with duct tape, then you’re not using enough duct tape”. Funny, but probably true. You just never know when a piece of this legendary fixer will come in handy, so why not make it a part of your EDC (Every Day Carry), with this keychain fob… Read More

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If you need a quick break from all the scary weather coverage, you can read about some of the interesting gadgets that we talked about and reviewed this week. Click through for a full listing of everything we posted the last 7 days.  Reviews BONX Grip review ANTOP AT-125B Indoor Antenna and AT-400BV Indoor/Outdoor Antenna… Read More

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I really like the look of the new Desk Shelf System from Grovemade who is known for their accessories made of wood. This new shelf elevates up to two monitors and accessories above the main work surface of your desk to add extra space above and below. The Desk Shelf System is available in walnut… Read More

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I have the Neato Botvac 80 on the main level of my house and a Neato Botvac Connected in my basement. I love Neato Botvacs because they keep my floors clean so I don’t have to. They would be perfect if they could clean their own dustbins and didn’t get stuck in odd places. I… Read More

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Don’t tell my better half, but I have a secret dream to sell everything we own, buy an RV, and travel around the country like nomads. It will probably never happen, but if it did, we would need a way to watch TV while we travel because we love watching all of our favorite shows… Read More

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Check out these rings from Secret Wood. They look like a window into another world but they are really just made of resin with different types of wood or silver bands. Each ring is hand crafted, so no two rings are the same. Small bits of moss, flowers, and real gold flakes are used to… Read More

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Toothbrushes are one of those things we all use several times a day (I hope!) but don’t really give a lot of thought. If you’re like me, you buy a new one a few times a year from Walmart or Walgreens for a few bucks. But would you buy a toothbrush that costs $12 and… Read More

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Are you a bad coin flipper? You know the type who flips to resolve an issue only to have the coin go rolling away never to be found again? The Tempus Spin Coin from J.L. Lawson & Co. provides a better way to find out who goes first in a game or who has to… Read More

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Grab your wallet and take a look at our 5 picks for this week’s notable crowdfunding projects from Kickstarter and IndieGoGo. VENTURE: The World’s Most Versatile 4-in-1 Camera What is it? VENTURE is an HD camera that can be used for live-streaming to Facebook and YouTube Live either via WiFi or 4G/LTE (through your smartphone)… Read More

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This is the first book mark that I’ve seen that doubles as a “flashlight”. It’s the Book Mark Light from the Design Bloom Shop. The book mark is actually a circuit board that has been printed on a thin film with special conductive ink. The Book Mark Light performs like a traditional book mark to… Read More

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I recently switched to an iPhone 7 Plus which means I’ve been on the hunt for cases that will protect my expensive phone from scratches and falls, but aren’t overly bulky. I asked the folks at RhinoShield if they could send me one of their Crashguard Bumper cases because I am a minimal kinda girl. They… Read More

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EDC fans love their gear, but sometimes they run out of pockets to carry that gear. READYMAN offers a genius solution. It’s their EDC Belt Sleeve and it adds a little extra storage space at your waist. The READYMAN EDC Belt Sleeve is a low profile ballistic stretch nylon tube that fits over your existing… Read More

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I love the products that Saddleback Leather Company makes. Let me back up a sec… I love the way Saddleback Leather Company products look. The way they feel and the way they are constructed. I just don’t like using them because they are too heavy and bulky for my own personal preference. But their new… Read More

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With up to 256GB of storage, the Sandisk iXpand Base has been designed for iPhone and iPad users to backup the device’s images, videos, and contacts every time the device is charged. Just plug it in your iPhone or iPad and the iXpand Base takes care of backing up your data while it fast charges… Read More

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Bluetooth trackers have evolved from the boring plastic one color plastic tiles from a few years ago, to superhero inspired Bluetooth finders and now we have these cool Star Wars inspired finders from ThinkGeek. These officially licensed Star Wars Bluetooth trackers are designed to attach to a keychain or object so you can keep track… Read More

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