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Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Omron Upper Arm Blood Pressure Monitor

If you or a family member has hypertension, it is important to check your blood pressure regularly. Even if it is under control with medication, things can change and your medication may need to be adjusted. High blood pressure is not called the "silent killer" for nothing. What you do not know can hurt you and even kill you. In 2006 we bought an Reli-On/Omron Upper Arm Blood Pressure Monitor, and it has worked well since.

GE 1.1 Cu. Ft. Stainless Steel Countertop Microwave

Just recently our old GE 1.1 cubic foot countertop microwave bit the dust. However, we were not that disappointed, because it had served us tirelessly for about 8 years. Also, I was pleasantly surprised to discover that GE still makes this model (although there have been a few changes). This was pretty much a "no brainer" when it came to seeking a viable replacement.

Fiskars Hatchets Make Chopping and Cutting Easier

Many of you have probably enjoyed Fiskars scissors. These cutting tools are superior to most you will find on the market today (at least at reasonable prices). Yet, you may not be aware that they make other fine cutting tools like axes and hatchets. A while back we bought a 14 inch hatchet and it has been an excellent tool.

Monday, January 13, 2014

In Search of a Simple and Dependable Coffee Maker

As you look at coffee maker machines these days you will see some very high tech models. Before long, some of the latest machines will brew coffee, make breakfast, and give you a kiss "goodbye" in the morning. Yet, this will probably come with a hefty price tag and if you want something that just makes coffee, the Mr. Coffee CG model may be just what you need.