this is a page for

Category: Appliances & Gadgets

Linksys and WeMo gives you the perfect gifts for a smarter home

I’ve been starting to explore products that make our home smart.  As in WeMo smart.  I am really enjoying the WeMo products that I have in my home.  For example, the WEMO Mini Smart plug, lets you control your home from anywhere: plug any device into the Wemo Mini and you can turn it on or off from across the room or across the…

Carpet cleaning made easy with Hoover Canada

I was recently  gifted two used rugs from my stepmom which came in a beautiful light grey and blue and since they were previously loved and with little Pomeranians it wasn’t in perfect condition but we needed them, I figured I could clean them.  Top it off with my three kids running around well, let’s just say I needed something seriously strong. Let…

BISSELL CrossWave All in One Review ~Keeping Tidy this Fall Season with BISSELL Canada

Next to ironing one of my cleaning woes is washing the floors. Because of the size of our space, I’d spot clean.  I never had the right tools and to think of using a stinky mop, well that’s just out of the question. Living in a building where laundry is in the basement the idea of having to rewash my steam mop just ends up…

KiiPix for printing your pics! #KiiPix

There’s a sweet little portable printer I’d like to tell you about, called KiiPix by TOMY.  It’s relatively easy to use, costs about $50 and you can find it at Toys R Us, I think this is the perfect gift for the tween or soon to be a tween in your life. KiiPix™ is a portable instant picture printer that produces retro-stylized…

A new way to listen….

Earbuds.  Let’s dish about them.  My mother is adamant that my kids are not to use them, especially my son who likes to wear them when gaming.  “Nothing should go in the ear!” as she yelled at me when we were in Winnipeg this past summer and the fact that my son said he hears the game better and his friends when he…

Get ready for back to school with Epson Printers: Epson Expression Premium 6000X

I am ready to tackle school projects, print our school calendars( I was so bad with this last year), forms, pictures and so much more with the Epson Expression Premium 6000X!  My previous printer has fallen short in a big way.  Often not connecting properly which drove me crazy and a pain to use.  Now I’ll be able to even get a little crafty…

Back to school & in the dorm they go with some helpful gadgets #CampusReady

Are any of your kids heading to university for the first time?  In a blink of an eye, before you know it they are off! I asked some of my veteran mom friends what they are getting for their kids as two of theirs are heading to the dorm this fall and aside from decor items, I wanted to chat with them about gadgets.  Here are…