Tag Archive: product reviews

Mar 19

Kitchen Can Opener – Battle of the Best … Kitchen-Aid vs. Farber


I am frustrated – can openers should work (always). They are pretty simple really; just a handle with a cutting blade and a gear wheel. The technology to open cans with a can opener has been with us for over 150 years. It is something humans should have mastered by now. Continue reading ...

Feb 29

REVIEW The Magic Bullet

The Magic Bullet (Single Shot)

My blender recently died and it was replaced with The Magic Bullet (Single Shot Version). The Magic Bullet has some things going for it, but a few irritations and limitations as well. Continue reading ...

Feb 25

Best New Free Blackberry Playbook Apps REVIEW: Score Mobile

Scoremobile in Action - A Great Blackberry Playbook App

Do you want to track all of the newest sports scores in real time, read previews of upcoming games and boxscores, access betting odds, check team standings, and read all of the latest statistics on your favourite players? I downloaded Score Mobile yesterday, and it’s quite impressive. It is a new Blackberry application made available since the OS 2.0 update for the Playbook. Continue reading ...

Feb 15

Non-Stick Cookware and Your Health

The Lodge Logic Cast Iron Skillet

There seems to be growing evidence that non-stick cookware may not be good for you and your children. One chemical used to make non-stick cookware, perfluorooctanoic acid and its salts (PFOA), has been determined a ‘likely carcinogen’ – that is, it is likely to cause cancer. Other research shows that it may also raise bad cholesterol (low-density lipoprotein) levels in children. Continue reading ...

Feb 13

Slow Food with the Rival Crock Pot Slow Cooker

The Rival Crock Pot Slow Cooker

Rival made the original Crock Pot slow cooker. It is a great way to make slow food (as opposed to fast food). As such, it is a healthy, convenient, and easy means for preparing hearty and nutritious meals. The Rival 3.5 quart slow cooker is an excellent value and at Top Pick at froogalism.com. Continue reading ...

Feb 11

Netflix Canada Review

The Netflix Logo

Netflix is currently offering a free one month trial in Canada. I signed up for Netflix a few weeks ago and have really enjoyed using it. It is not perfect, but I feel that Netflix does represent very good value. Continue reading ...

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