Finds & Gifts

Verilux Cleanwave

CLEVER FIND: Verilux CleanWave Sanitizing Wand

Though I’m not a germaphobe per se, I have become more and more disdainful of public environments as I get older. I take a hard look and a deep breath before …

Razorpit razor blade sharpener

Clever Find: Razorpit Razor Blade Sharpener

It’s the world’s cleverest and most classic business model – the Gillette Marketing Model – the consumer is given a razor as a loss leader to encourage subsequent and repeated purchases of razor blades …

sweatblock

Clever Find: Sweatblock to stop excessive underarm sweating

I knew that my beautiful teen daughter was self-conscious about her “excessive underarm sweating problem” but I didn’t know the extent of it until AFTER we found the solution. Actually, …

Porthole Infuser Flask

Father's Day Gift Guide: Gifts as Conversation Pieces

We know that, like us, you want Father’s Day gift ideas to move beyond the tie, the watch and the tool set. Finding great gift ideas for men is an inspiring …

FreshTape

Clever Find: FreshTape, a reusable, recyclable food bag sealer

How do you reseal the open bags in your pantry? We’ve tried it all in our home. From the expensive-for-nothing chip clips to office clips to rubber bands and plain …

Mothers Day Gift Guide 2015

Handmade Mother's Day Gifts on Etsy ~ Because handmade is simply more thoughtful

This year, we decided to put together our Mother’s Day gift guide uniquely from Etsy shops. For one thing, we love supporting independent artists and businesses. For the other, well, we firmly believe …