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The FLÎKR Fire is a tiny fire pit for indoors because what could possibly go wrong?

NEWS – The FLÎKR Fire is a personal decorative and functional tabletop fireplace for inside your home that is less than $100 to install. Actually, there’s no special install needed. Just place the FLÎKR Fire on a stable surface, fill with 5 ounces of 70% or 91% isopropyl rubbing alcohol, light it and you will …

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HoMedics Drift review – a beautiful zen gadget that comes at a price

REVIEW – Do you need a new way to relax after the stresses of the day? You can binge-watch the popular new show on Netflix, you can listen to music, or you can use the HoMedics Drift which creates a beautiful and almost magical sculpture that you can watch as a metal sphere rolls silently …

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Use this globe to document your globetrotting adventures

NEWS – Love to travel? Then brag about your past destinations by recording them on the Globe from Plotter USA. Available in black, white, or cream, the Globe is made of high-quality paper that allows you to write on the world map that is printed on its surface. It also has a built-in weight so …

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Geekmem review – Put a deconstructed iPhone on your wall

REVIEW – When a gadget geek wants to decorate the walls of their office, they probably don’t think about paintings from famous artists like Monet or Picasso. Geeks tend to go for Stan Lee and Jack Kirby. Another alternative is a bit more techie. It’s a deconstructed iPhone from Geekmem. Let’s take a closer look. …

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Datacolor ColorReader EZ review – Match and find paint colors in a click

REVIEW – Color is big business. It’s something most of us take for granted, but getting the color right can be quite complicated. It doesn’t matter if we’re talking about paint colors, or the space gray of a MacBook Pro; in either case, there’s someone (or many someones) behind getting that exact shade right. It’s …

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Twinkly Flex app-controlled LED light strip review – get creative with your indoor accent lighting

REVIEW – I’m into interesting indoor and outdoor lighting and have written too many reviews of different products to link here.  One of my favorites is the Twinkly series of app-controlled lights, like the Twinkly Strings. Twinkly is back at it, bringing new products to market.  This time, it is indoor lighting with Twinkly Flex.  …

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The perfect gift for the crazy cat person in your life

NEWS – When was the last time you thought about socks for your furniture legs? If your answer was never, you’re probably in the majority. Believe it or not, furniture socks are really a thing, and these furniture socks are designed to protect your floors from scuffs and scratches. Not only that, but they look …

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Use this projector to create washi tape art on your walls

NEWS – If you’re a stationary, bullet journal, or planner nerd, you will know what washi tape is. If you don’t, washi tapes are rolls of decorative low tack tapes that easily stick and restick to paper and now walls. The GrafiTape from Animi Causa is a small wooden projector that will project you or …

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Ludela Gen 2 Candle Review – A candle that is remote controlled

REVIEW – We are starting to get into the holiday season and for me, that is when I am most likely to have candles lit around the house.  I am not a big person for scented candles.  I find most of the scents overwhelming and intrusive.  I do love the soft glow from a real …

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Twinkly Music review – Animates your holiday lights to music

REVIEW – Last holiday season, I had the opportunity to review Twinkly Strings – controllable holiday lights. I really liked them and they became a prominent feature in our holiday display. This year, Twinkly is back with Twinkly Music – a wireless controller for Twinkly lights that adds audio reactivity to your Twinkly lights. Let’s …

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Twinkly Strings 400 LED multi-color lights review

REVIEW – It’s that time of year where we risk life and limb to decorate for the holidays.  For many of us, that involves lights and the requisite swearing that comes from burned-out strings.  LED lights have definitely reduced that, but they’re still just lights, right?  Twinkly says “NO”!  Lights can be more! What is …

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Darice Bowdabra bow maker and craft tool review

REVIEW – Presents are fun.  What makes them more fun?  Bows!  Our family has a long-standing Christmas tradition where if the present you’re opening has a bow, you have to take it off the present and stick it to your head before you can open the present.  You can’t take any bows off until you’re …

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