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    Thoughtful is the new “smart” (and, a giveaway).

    alarm clock giveaway

    There are more important things than alarm clocks, sure. Most of us just have some alarm clock or other… it tells time, it shrieks at us to wake up in the morning. Sometimes the alarm goes off on the weekend, because we forgot to tell it not to. Sometimes we throw a sock over it because it’s numbers are so bright. And sometimes we wish we could wake up to something more gentle, but it’s all beeps and buzzes. Usually, we…

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    That’s my jam (and, a giveaway)

    THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED.  The kids and my musical tastes vary so wildly that you never know what you’re going to hear. We have an agreed-upon system for who gets to…

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    Big Giveaway Week: Neato Vacuum

    THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED.  After a drizzly weekend in Boston, I’m happy to be back in the never-ending toasty weather that is Los Angeles. I had a blast at the Wayfair…

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    Tech on trend: Marble

    The marble trend is having a moment. Where it was once relegated to fancy bathrooms and english kitchens, smooth white marble has leapt out of the home, showing up as a design…

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    High Tech Guest Room: Choosing a TV

    How do you choose a TV in today’s market? If you’re like many of us, you head to a big box electronics store, march over to the TV wall, and then…