Clever Finds

Christmas PJs 1993

Clever Find: Matchy-Matchy Christmas PJ's

By Anne-Marie Kovacs, Chief Wife This photo was taken exactly 20 yeas ago. Our son was just over a year old. As you can tell, he had no concept of sitting …

Stackable-Appetizer-Maker

Clever Find: Stackable Appetizer Maker

By Anne-Marie Kovacs, Chief Wife Hosting season is upon us. Like you, with all the running around, I’m always looking for solutions that will make my life easier while still making …

360-Electrical-Rotating-Outlet

CLEVER FIND: 360 Electrical Rotating Outlet

Stop the war on outlet hogging! The number of electronic gadgets has been steadily increasing in our household every year. As a result, the conveniently placed electrical outlets have become …

Marys-marinating-stick

Clever Find - Mary's Marinating Stick

By Anne-Marie Kovacs, Chief Wife We are well ensconced in the warmth of our home now that the weather has turned really cold, really fast, here in Chicago. Salad-as-a-meal and other light …

dropcam

Dropcam – Video Monitoring so Easy, it’s Scary

By Marjie Killeen, Contributor- Midlife Wisdom Ever wondered what’s going on at home when you’re out? For the last week I’ve been testing Dropcam, a new Wi-Fi video monitoring system that’s …

Clever Finds

Clever Find: It's Superhydrophobic. It's NeverWet!

By Anne-Marie Kovacs, Chief Wife Superhydrophobic*. That’s the qualifier for NeverWet, the new liquid repeller treatment by Rust-oleum. It repels all sorts of liquids like water, ice, mud, oils and dirt. …