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Monday, August 7, 2017

(Product Review) WEBSUN Metal Bath Bomb Molds Stainless Steel Set with 3 Sizes 6 Pieces

These WEBSUN Metal Bath Bomb Molds Stainless Steel Set with 3 Sizes 6 Pieces are the perfect molds for making bath bombs and DIY bath fizzies. You can use them for various other projects like jello, chocolate, or other items. More on that below.

I enjoy a variety of crafts and DIY projects including making homemade bath bombs.and other similar products. In the past I have used a variety of methods to mold my bath fizzies, including everything from ice cube trays to silicone molds and sometimes simply shaping my handcrafted bath bombs by hand. I wanted something a bit more uniform in size and so I finally bought a set of bath fizzy molds.

The set consists of 3 round 2-piece molds. They are made of stainless steel, so they should last pretty much forever since they won't rust, bend or break like some of the other molds I have used in the past! The set comes in three sizes including 5.3cm/2.09", 6.2cm/2.44", 7.6cm/2.99" so I can choose whichever size I want to use for my projects.

The molds are made from food grade material, so you can use them for a variety of other projects besides just the bath bombs. The larger one worked great for shaping my cheese ball for snack time yesterday. I used the smallest one for some chocolate candies that I was making. They kids are enjoying making play dough snowmen using all three sizes! Of course, I am using them for bath bombs too, but I just wanted to point out that they can be used for so much more.

They are also nonstick and easy to clean. That is always a plus for me. Just tap them a few times and the bath bombs pop right out. I love when I have an easy cleanup.

I often receive discounts or complimentary samples for evaluation. All thoughts and opinions are always my own and are never influenced by discounts or samples. Questions and comments are always welcome.

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

Freewise Pink Personal Hand Held 3 Speed Fan Video Review

I just bought the FREEWISE Personal Fan Battery Operated Small 4 Inch hand held Portable USB Rechargeable 3 to 10 Hours Play Time 3 speed (Pink) to help me cool off this summer.

Are you feeling the heat of summer? Would you love to be able to carry a cool breeze with you wherever you go? I am very  happy that I found this Freewise personal fan. It is small and lightweight at only 4 inches, but is powerful enough to help me keep my cool during the summer heat.

It is battery operated, so you don't have to worry about cords, or where to plug it in. It is USB rechargeable, so you never need to worry about replacing batteries. Just plug it in and let it charge, then use this powerful little fan for up to ten hours depending on which of the three speeds you choose.

This hand held fan is easy to carry and can be taken with  you anywhere you need a powerful little fan. I use it at my desk, and have taken it out to karaoke. It is the perfect size for dorm rooms, offices, campers, and much more. It would be great for camping, hiking, indoor or outdoor activities.

It comes with a lanyard, a USB charging cable, and a base which holds it nicely in place on your table or desk. It is available in pink (shown here) or in white, which was reviewed separately. Whichever color you choose, these fans are a great way to help cool you off during hot weather.

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FREEWISE Personal Fan Battery Operated Small 4 Inch hand held Portable U...

The FREEWISE Personal Fan Battery Operated Small 4 Inch hand held Portable USB Rechargeable 3 to 10 Hours Play Time 3 speed (White) is one of my latest purchases in my attempt to keep my and my family cool this summer.

It is in the upper 90's again today, so I am thankful for this easily portable hand held personal fan. It is small and light weight, so I can take it with me anywhere I go.

This 4 inch fan comes with a detachable base so you can carry it anywhere, then place it securely in the included base if you want to set it down on your desk or table. This portable fan has been a lifesaver during our current heat wave. It has not only kept me cool, but has also been a great way to cool off my baby granddaughters when they get hot and cranky from the heat.

It comes with a USB charging cord so you can plug it into your computer or power bank for recharging. Once charged, you can use it for anywhere from 3-10 hours depending on which of the 3 speeds you have it set on.I keep mine on my desk when I'm not using it elsewhere, and can easily grab it and take it with me whenever I need it.

I will be taking this fan with me when I go out to karaoke tonight so I can be cool and comfortable while enjoying the show. Luckily for my friends, I bought two of these fans so I will have an extra one to share with them. 

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Monday, July 10, 2017

Uqique Mini Digital Voice Recorder, MP3 Player, Spy Recorder Video Revie...

The Uqique Mini Digital Voice Recorder, MP3 Player, Spy Recorder is a small but mighty device that can serve a variety of functions. Although it is sold as a digital voice recorder for taking lecture notes, this device can do a lot more than note taking. In addition to recording class notes, you can also record a variety of other things. It can be used to take notes for any purpose,  or can even be used as a spy recorder. Just flip the on/off switch and after a few seconds it will start recording. Turning it off will automatically save up to 8 GB of your recording.

For a quick playback you just plug in the included earbuds. You can easily transfer your recordings onto your computer via the included charger/media sync cable. This mini recorder can also be used as a flash drive by saving your files onto it, and you can add your own music files to this device and use it as an mp3 player.

The sound quality is good too. If you watch the entire video you will hear a vocal demonstration so you can judge the quality for yourself. Keep in mind that this was done in a noisier location with fans running all around, so you might hear a bit of the fan noise and the kids in the background, but it will give you a bit of an idea of the quality of the recorder.

I really like that it only takes between 30 to 60 minutes to fully charge this little voice recorder. Although I haven't tried recording for extended times, the seller says that you should be able to get  anywhere from 12~16 hours of recordings on this device at once in the wav format it records in. I have researched this previously though and found most test results allowed even longer recordings. I won't say that this device will last longer since I haven't tested it, but am confident that it will hold at least this much.

I am very happy with this mini digital voice recorder, and would recommend it to anyone.

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

ComfiLife Orthopedic Knee Pillow Video Review

I ordered the ComfiLife Orthopedic Knee Pillow because I have a lot of problems with sciatica, back pain, and joint pain in my knees and hips. I'm telling you, arthritis really sucks! In any case, this contoured knee pillow works great for side sleepers like me because it relieves the pressure and puts my legs on a more comfortable angle for sleeping.

I know that this type of leg pillow is used by many doctors and have even used a similar one in the hospital, so I was pretty sure this would help me with some of my pain as well. I have been using it for about a week and so far am very happy with it.

It is made from memory foam and is very comfortable for me. I also like that it has a removable cover which can easily be washed to keep it clean.

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Sunday, June 25, 2017

Nutra Kids Multivitamin Gummies Video Review

My grandson isn't a good eater, so I bought these Nutra Kids Multivitamin Gummies - 60 Gummies in Pineapple, Orange and Strawberry Flavor - PECTIN BASED - GELATIN FREE - SUGAR FREE - GLUTEN FREE for him. He doesn't like to take vitamins, but the gummies make it a little easier to get the vitamins into him.

These great tasting gummy multivitamins contain a variety of essential nutrients without all the added sugars and preservatives that so many children's vitamins contain.

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Liomor Ankle Support Breathable Ankle Brace Video Review

I've been using this Liomor Ankle Support Breathable Ankle Brace for Running Basketball Ankle Sprain Men Women - One Size, Black for a short time and am happy with my purchase.

This one size fits most black ankle support brace provides good support for both men and women. I have a lot of trouble with my ankles, and have been using this often. It really helps.

It comes with complete instructions for use. It just takes four simple steps to put it on, and you can easily adjust it with the straps. I love that this one can be put on without straining to pull it up over an injured ankle. That can sometimes be so painful that I won't bother using it, but this one is easy to use and isn't painful to put it on.

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Sheiner's Floor Cleaner Concentrate Liquid Video Review

I bought a gallon of Sheiner's Floor Cleaner Concentrate Liquid to clean my floors and various other surfaces around my home. This gallon is a concentrated liquid that makes up to 128 gallons of all purpose cleaner that can clean a variety of surfaces around your home.

I tried it out on several different surfaces and was pleased with the results. I love that it comes in a concentrated form so you can dilute as needed and always have more multi-surface cleaner on hand when you need it.

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Friday, June 9, 2017

(Product Review) Alisten Smart Fitness Activity Band

The Alisten Smart Fitness Activity Band is another of the fitness bands that I have been testing lately. It works really well for keeping track of calories, steps, and distance traveled during the course of my day. It also does a lot more than this though.

In addition to the standard step, calorie, and distance measurements, it also offers a variety of other functions. You need to install a free app, then it is easy to pair with your Bluetooth device on either android or iPhone. You can then use this smart fitness tracker for a variety of purposes including tracking your sleep quality, checking your messages, answer or reject phone calls, and more.

The package includes a USB charger which is easy to use. It takes about 2 hours to fully charge the fitness band, which has a standby time of a couple of weeks. I've been wearing mine for over a week so far and the battery appears to still be at about half full.

This is an effective way to help keep track of your steps, distance, calories burned, and a lot more to better maintain your fitness level and hopefully it will help me lose some weight.

I often receive discounts or complimentary samples for evaluation. All thoughts and opinions are always my own and are never influenced by discounts or samples. Questions and comments are always welcome.

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(Product Review) Alisten Digital Kitchen Scale

When trying to lose weight, portion size is important. The Alisten Digital Kitchen Scale helps me to more accurately track my portion sizes. This food scale is easy to use and can measure either in pounds or in grams, whichever you prefer.

This multi-functional scale is a silver, stainless steel which looks great with any decor. It is easily portable and takes up only a small area, while performing all of my kitchen weighing tasks.

The LCD display is easy to read, and the measurements appear to be accurate when comparing them to another scale that I have been using. It even comes with a set of batteries so you can use it right out of the box.

I often receive discounts or complimentary samples for evaluation. All thoughts and opinions are always my own and are never influenced by discounts or samples. Questions and comments are always welcome.

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Thursday, June 8, 2017

Sheiner's Bio Enzymatic Carpet Cleaner for Pet Stains and Odor Removal Video Review

Between babies, toddlers and pets, I really needed a good stain and odor eliminating carpet cleaner. I decided to try Sheiner's Bio Enzymatic Carpet Cleaner for Pet Stains and Odor Removal on my carpet, rugs and upholstery.

The gallon jug of carpet cleaner came in handy when trying to clean up my stained rugs as well as the couch where one of my grandchildren had an accident. I also used it on one of the mattresses where my grandchildren sometimes sleep. It did a good job of removing both the stains and the odors from these surfaces.

This is handy for both children and pet accidents. Any fresh accidents clean up easily. An older stain I found needed a second treatment, but both the stain and the odor were gone after treating the second time.

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Sheiners Hardwood Floor Cleaner for Wood and Laminate Floors Video Review

Sheiners Hardwood Floor Cleaner for Wood and Laminate Floors left my floors, cupboards and cabinets looking great. It has a fresh, clean scent, with no harsh chemical smell. It is safe for use around children and pets, and no rinsing is required.

I used it on my floors, and also on some of my cupboards and cabinets. It is very easy to use. You can either add it to a spray bottle and spray it on your wooden surfaces, then wipe it down with a microfiber or other cloth, or you can pour it directly on your cloth or mop.

It left my wooden surfaces looking great. I love that it is safe for use around kids and pets, and made in the USA. It is everything I was looking for in a cleaner for my wood and laminate surfaces.

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Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Alisten SH09 Heart Rate Smart Fitness Activity Band

In my constant effort for weight loss and better health, I bought the Alisten Heart Rate Smart Fitness Activity Band to more easily track my heart rate, calorie output, steps, distance walked, and more. I have only been using it for a short time, but so far am very happy with it.

This fitness band is more than just a fitness band. It does more than just the basics like counting steps and other basic functions. This band is equipped with a heart rate monitor which can help you achieve aerobic levels by monitoring your heart rate so you can adjust it to just the right level to be sure your aerobic exercises are as effective as possible.

It also has a sedentary reminder, which gives a vibration to remind you that it is time to get up and move. It also has functions to notify you of messages and incoming calls so you never have to miss these things.

I like that it also helps to track things like sleep quality, so you can easily tell if you are getting enough sleep, and whether the sleep is quality sleep or if you should be concerned about this. Sleep quality is especially important for people like me who suffer from sleep apnea or other similar conditions.

I have used a couple of other fitness trackers, and although some have many of the same features, this one has another feature I like that the others didn't have. It also includes a remote camera on it so that I can easily take pictures on the go.

This fitness band comes with two interchangeable bands, so you can choose the one that best matches your outfit. It is very easy to swap back and forth between the bands whenever you like. The tracker is easy to remove from the band for charging too, and it comes with a convenient USB charger which charges the tracker quickly and easily.

To use this fitness tracker, just install the free app on your iPhone or Android phone. Your tracker is easy to connect to the app via Bluetooth. Either IOS 7.0 or Android 4.3 and above is required.

The only thing I did not like about this fitness tracker was the instruction manual. Don't get me wrong, it had lots of good information, and was set up well and easy to follow. The only problem I had with it was that the print size was pretty small and hard for my tired eyes to read. My son had no trouble reading it, but my vision isn't as good as his. I scanned the manual and increased the font size a bit, and was easily able to read it though.

I have been very happy with this fitness tracker overall, and would recommend it to anyone who wants to keep track of their steps or other activities, fitness, sleep quality, etc. It is a very nice fitness bracelet that is easy to use and can help you to improve your health and fitness levels.

I often receive discounts or complimentary samples for evaluation. All thoughts and opinions are always my own and are never influenced by discounts or samples. Questions and comments are always welcome.

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

CSHope 3 5mm Professional Auxiliary Audio Cable 2 Pack

CSHope Stereo Cable 2 Pack AUX Audio Cables comes with 2 braided nylon cables. One cable is 1 meter (3,3 feet) long. The second cable 3 meters (10 feet) long. Both cables have 24k gold plated 3.5mm male to  3.5mm male connectors.

The red, white and blue colors of this tangle resistant braided audio cable add a patriotic look to these professional quality auxiliary cables. The gold plated jacks provide a quality connection to ensure great sound.

I tested these cables with a variety of devices and gadgets including a couple of smartphones, headphones, a tablet, an mp3 player, and a variety of speakers. The cables are universally compatible with virtually and device with a speaker jack. The price is good, especially for quality cables such as these. They worked well through all of the devices I tried using them with.

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Friday, June 2, 2017

DotStone HDMI Switcher 2 Ports Bi direction Manual Switch Video Review

I ordered the DotStone HDMI Switcher 2 Ports Bi-direction Manual Switch so that I could use it to switch back and forth from one device to another. I have used a lot of signal splitters in the past, but really needed an HDMI switch so that I could toggle between devices.

I love that this is a bidirectional switch, so I can connect it whichever way is needed. Sometimes I want to switch between two input sources such as a computer and a DVD player going to my TV, and other times I need to use a single output source such as my computer, and switch the output signal between my smaller television and the larger HDTV screen.

Although I use my HDMI switch mainly in my home, I can see where it would be useful in an office setting or other locations as well. Keep in mind that this is a switch, and not a splitter, so you will only be able to switch between the two inputs/outputs, not use both at the same time. I read a couple of bad reviews because of this but this is how it is supposed to work. This 2 x 1 / 1 x 2 Bidirectional HDMI Hub works well for the intended purpose.

I have been using this a lot and it does the job well. I am happy with this product and would recommend it to others who are looking for a high quality HDMI manual switch.

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Thursday, June 1, 2017

Rivit's Gadget Video Surveillance Sign Video Review

Many of us feel the need to protect our property these days. This Video Surveillance Sign From Rivit's Gadget is one of several hope protection items I have recently purchased. Although I also have purchased several surveillance cameras for this purpose, this warning sign can be used either with or without cameras to help deter those who may attempt to steal from you or otherwise cause damage to your home, office or other areas.

This aluminum sign measures 12 inches by 12 inches. It is sturdy, and built to last. This weatherproof, rustproof, and fadeproof sign can be used anywhere indoors or out. It comes predrilled with holes at the top and bottom for easy hanging and can easily be hung on a wall, post, gate or fence.

Along with this video surveillance sign, you also get a free bonus of two Warning Under Video Surveillance Camera Stickers which can be placed wherever convenient, and can help to enforce the effectiveness of your sign.

This is certainly an inexpensive yet effective way to help protect your home, yard or business from would be intruders.

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Wednesday, May 31, 2017

(Product Review) Konnor Strong Lumbar Support Waist Cushion Backrest Pad

The Konnor Strong Lumbar Support Waist Cushion Backrest Pad is made of memory foam, and comes with a removable velvet case. Although the pillow itself is not washable, the soft protective cover is easily removed to make cleaning simple. Just remove the cover and toss it into your washing machine.

This lumbar cushion provides a great deal of support for my back whether sitting at my desk or in my car. The contoured shape design for this lumbar pillow helps to improve your posture by supporting your back in the correct way to make sitting for long hours even when sitting in an uncomfortably hard chair. It helps to relieve back tightness, pressure and pain.

It has an attached elastic band which can hold it in place at a chair in your office, or you can simply place it in any chair, car seat, or wherever you want a more comfortable seat. I use mine mostly at my desk, but it would be great in many other places around the home, office or car as well.

I often receive discounts or complimentary samples for evaluation. All thoughts and opinions are always my own and are never influenced by discounts or samples. Questions and comments are always welcome.

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(Product Review) Aulexy Women's Yoga Grip Socks

These Aulexy Women's Yoga Grip Socks come in assorted colors. There is one pair each of black, white, pink, and grey socks. These are a low cut sock that fits very nicely. They are snug, but not too tight. At the back of the cuff is a little tab that helps to keep the socks from slipping down into your shoes.

The socks are thick and soft. They keep my feet warm without overheating. The best part though is the nonskid grips on the bottom of the feet. The pattern is big enough to provide a very good grip so there is no slipping and sliding even on the slickest of floors.

Whether you are doing ballet, pilates, dance, yoga, or just walking around on slippery floors, these socks will help keep you from slipping. The non-skid grips work very well, and the socks have held up nicely to several washings. I am very happy with these socks and would recommend them to others as well.

I often receive discounts or complimentary samples for evaluation. All thoughts and opinions are always my own and are never influenced by discounts or samples. Questions and comments are always welcome.

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(Product Review) Alisten Car Charger Dual Port Auto USB Charger

I recently ordered the Alisten Car Charger Dual Port Auto USB Charger for my car. This is a small car charger that is easy to take along anywhere. It measures just 2.87 inches by 1.07 inches by 1.26 inches, and weighs just 1.41 ounces. It can be plugged into any standard automobile cigarette lighter.

This charger has two USB ports so you can charge two different devices at the same time. This can be used on a variety of devices such as smart phones, tablets, digital cameras, GPS, or any other devices that can be charged via a USB charger.

The package contains one dual port car charger and an instruction manual. You only need to supply the USB cable that is compatible with your iPhone, Android or other device. This charger is safe, reliable and convenient. It has a fireproof shell plus over-current protection so it will automatically shut off before overcharging your device.

Charging two cellphones or other devices while on the road couldn't be simpler. I would recommend this dual device charger to anyone who wants to be prepared while on the road.

I often receive discounts or complimentary samples for evaluation. All thoughts and opinions are always my own and are never influenced by discounts or samples. Questions and comments are always welcome.

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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Big Ant Car Windshield Sun Shade and Two Side Window SunShades Video Review

The Big Ant Car Windshield Sun Shade does a great job of blocking harmful UV rays. Installation is quick and easy using the supplied suction cups. It will help to keep your car cooler during the summer heat. This will not only make you more comfortable during the summer but will also help to protect your car's interior as well as any belongings left in the car. No more burning your hands on the steering wheel or your legs on the seats when getting into your car after it has been parked in the sun for a few hours.

It also comes with a free bonus of two side window sunshades to help keep your car's interior cooler, and also to help keep the sun from beating down on my grandchildren who are riding in the back seat of my car. I remember times when my children got sun burns from a long trip in the hot sun. This is not going to happen to my grandchildren now that I have these car window shades to help protect them.

Installation is easy using the included suction cups. Removal is just as easy. No mess and no fuss. When not in use it folds nicely and takes only a small area for storage until the next use. Just fold it up and tuck it back into the package. It's very quick and easy and takes almost no space for storage.

It is even shipped from within the USA so there isn't any long wait to get this. Mine came in just a couple of days so I was able to use it right away. This is a nice set and will be used often. I would recommend this to anyone who has a car, and especially those who prefer to keep the sun's heat and UV rays from their car.

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Monday, May 22, 2017

FavorGear Calf Compression Sleeves Video Review

I have been having a terrible time with swelling in my legs and feet so I ordered these FavorGear Calf Compression Sleeves to try to help reduce the swelling.

As swollen as my legs are right now, I can't put these on my legs by myself but I was able to try them with some assistance. These calf compression sleeves provide a good amount of support for tired, aching legs.

They would be great for many people such as runners, exercise enthusiasts, or anyone who has pain, swelling or discomfort in their legs. They are also great for those with medical issues such as varicose veins or edema.

They are sturdy and I have no doubt that they will hold up for quite some time. They provide a good deal of help to improve the problems I have been having with leg pain and swelling. These are a good value.

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