Finds & Gifts

reuser the Classico Jars with reCAP

Clever Find: reCAP Mason Jars

Mason jars are just plain cool. Hipster restaurants think they have discovered them (I got served my water – again – in a Mason jar just yesterday), but Mason jars …

Biaggi Zipsak foldable luggage

CLEVER FIND for travelers: ZipSak, luggage that folds

We have recently downsized from a 5 bedroom house with a full basement to a three bedroom apartment. We let go of LOTS of things that we knew wouldn’t fit in our …

Use SwimSpray to prevent chlorine hair damage

CLEVER FIND: SwimSpray eliminates chlorine odor & damage

Whether you’re swimming in a pool or a water park to escape the summer heat, relaxing in the hot tub or swimming year-round to exercise, the chlorinated water will take …

Our readers' favorite summer posts

Our Readers' Favorite Summer Posts

We are taking a little break this week. In the meantime, you might enjoy these favorite summer posts that our readers have returned to again and again. Enjoy! Natural self-tanners – It’s not …

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 …

Inglorious Fruits and Vegetables

Let's Talk About Food Waste and What We Can Start Doing About It

I admit. I’m guilty of it myself. Picking only the prettiest fruit or vegetable at the market. Staying away from the blemished, spotty or misshapen product. Except for this eggplant which …