Yearly Archives: 2014

Bundle Up Yourself and Your Electronics

Bundle Up Yourself and Your Electronics

It’s that time of year. I’m not talking about the holidays this time. I’m talking about the weather. As the cold weather sets in, we remember to drain the sprinklers, prepare the yard for winter, change the tires on the ca ...
Highlights: ChiTAG 2014 (X-Cube)

Highlights: ChiTAG 2014 (X-Cube)

ChiTAGFair is always a fun experience for our entire family but last year we took a different spin and let our young correspondents interview inventors and company representatives. Because they enjoyed it so much (and everyone else thought ...
Have a Plan for Your Resolutions

Have a Plan for Your Resolutions

It’s that time of year again. As the holidays roll around, people take the time to count their blessings, think of people they appreciate and the gifts they have been given in life. It’s also a time when many people reflect on t ...
Thrift Treasure: Rolit

Thrift Treasure: Rolit

One game I think we’ve all played at one point in our lives is Othello. That frustrating 2-player strategy game that has you surrounding your opponents pieces, turning them into your color. This week’s Thrift Treasure is a varia ...
Got Your Kid a Phone. Now What?

Got Your Kid a Phone. Now What?

So you took the plunge and added a cell phone to your family. Now what? Most likely, the newest addition to the plan involved your child. Whether it’s a teen, a tween or even an adult, if you’re paying the bill, you can give you ...
Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

From our families to yours, we want to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Thank you for being a loyal reader of SAHM Reviews, for commenting on posts, for entering giveaways and for sharing our content with others. We have big ...
More K’NEX?  Of Course, We Need Them!

More K’NEX? Of Course, We Need Them!

Ever since my children received their first K’NEX set many years ago, our family has had a love affair with the brand. Our first set was one of the Ferris wheels. Since then we’ve also had the KNEXosaurus Rex Building Set (with motor to mak ...
Highlights: ChiTAG 2014 (Query)

Highlights: ChiTAG 2014 (Query)

ChiTAGFair is always a fun experience for our entire family but last year we took a different spin and let our young correspondents interview inventors and company representatives. Because they enjoyed it so much (and everyone else thought ...
Netflix is Feeding Our Obsession

Netflix is Feeding Our Obsession

Oh how I miss sitcoms like Hogan’s Heroes, Welcome Back Kotter and Saved by the Bell. They were shows that you could sit down and watch, even if you hadn’t seen any of the previous episodes. They were funny within their own 30 m ...
Thrift Treasure: IQ Link

Thrift Treasure: IQ Link

I mentioned in our last Thrift Treasure that we were enjoying a new type of game, the single-player puzzle. This week we have another to show you that is still on the shelves and is just as hard (if not harder) than any we’ve encounte ...