Very soon, the kids will be home for the holidays and be looking for something to do. The ‘I’m bored‘ mantra gets tired, very fast, but you do not want to have them turn into couch potatoes in front of the TV or on their phones/tablets the whole time. You want a more convivial, social […]
While shorter, cold, dark days and longer nights, snuggling in front of a warm fire with hot cocoa are all hallmarks of the cold season, less talked about are the winter blues
You toss – you turn. You cannot seem to get comfortable or fall asleep easily. This happens night after night and you are feeling exhausted all the time – often nodding off during the day at work. Chronic lack of sleep is the major cause of high blood pressure, heart conditions and stroke.
When we think of Christmas traditions, we often think of the warmth and contentment experienced in our decorated and seasonally embellished home. Of our desire to bring friends and family together to share in the joyousness of the season and to look toward all the possibilities for the approaching new year.
The feeling of vastness and space is at once linked with peace, serenity and abundance. No surprise then that every time you clear out the clutter and the junk that somehow manages to accumulate of it’s own accord, there is a distinct feeling of accomplishment, followed by a sense of relief, openness and calm.
You are on a comfortable deck chair in the Caribbean, a fruity ‘adult drink’ next to you; the sun is high above, kissing your well-oiled skin. Suddenly, you cannot remember if you left the radio on, or if you locked the patio door.
So … you are at work and cannot remember if you locked your front door when you left for work. You wish you could somehow remotely lock it or least check to see if it is indeed locked.
Gamers come in many forms. From the casual gamer to the serious expert gamer, there are many consoles available from which to choose that will satisfy even the most serious, ‘Is it morning already?‘ gamer.
Electric lighting is as old as electricity itself, it’s about time they get smart. Smart lighting is the easiest and cheapest way to get on the smart home bandwagon. It is as easy as screwing a bulb, literally.
If you like the ease of making your own cup of tea for one from fine loose leaf teas without the hassle of cleaning up the teapot afterwards, one of these tea mugs with a built-in infuser is your perfect answer.
Coffee Machine Reviews
Have coffee will travel, these compact manual espresso do not need electric power, just your favourite coffee ground, hot water (in hot water flask) and some elbow grease to enjoy your coffee anywhere at anytime you want.
Kitchen Appliances & Cookware Reviews
Search ‘essential kitchen tech’ on the internet and there are millions of search results. Unsurprisingly people’s ideas of what kitchen tech is, seems to vary quite considerably. Where you live is as important as how you live when it comes to kitchen appliances – from the bijou one-room apartments of Paris to the sprawling open-plan […]
Entertainment Tech Review
The much anticipated “work with Alexa” update by Sonos for its existing multi-room wireless speakers has arrived together with Sonos One, the company’s own take on an Echo alternative. A smart speaker that inherently supports Alexa’s skillset with built-in microphones.
Fitness, Sports & Leisure
Inching closer and closer to flagships from the likes of Apple and Samsung, Huawei’s flagships are no less impressive. The flagship duo, Huawei P10 and P10 Plus with 5.1-inch and 5.5-inch display respectively takes Huawei aspiration to greatness a step closer.