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Highlights: ChiTAG 2014 (PRIVO)

Highlights: ChiTAG 2014 (PRIVO)

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 ...
The Headlamp that Lit Up Our Lives

The Headlamp that Lit Up Our Lives

Over the course of the past year and the hundreds of products we’ve had the opportunity to tell you about, there have been a few items that crept into our daily usage here at home. One of these came at an opportune time last Spring wh ...
A Freeze in mid-May? No Way!

A Freeze in mid-May? No Way!

Here in Iowa it is generally accepted that the last freeze day each year occurs on May 15.  After that date there should be no nights where the temperature drops below 32 degrees or any hard frosts occur. Or so I thought. In actuality the M ...
Are You Cooking to the Right Temp?

Are You Cooking to the Right Temp?

Sometimes things just fall into place. When trying out new products for SahmReviews.com I typically spend hours thinking about the product, how it fits into our lifestyle and how to best present it to our readers. For this little kitchen ga ...
Energizer Bunny vs. The Drain Monster

Energizer Bunny vs. The Drain Monster

There are definitely things that should never see the light of day.  I’m referring to the black, gooey, spongy, twisted ball of yuck I pulled from our daughter’s sink. Here’s a preview – notice the solid-looking mess ...
You Spin Me Right Round Baby Right Round

You Spin Me Right Round Baby Right Round

I’ve been asked many times why I’m a SAHM (Stay-At-Home-Man), and the honest answer is for my children. When I was their age, my father was stationed overseas for many months at a time and he missed many magical years during mine and my bro ...

The DIY One-Two Punch

I’m not a creative person. I’m also not that good at DIY stuff. We have a trifecta when you add in the fact that I’m too cheap to pay for repairs. So that leaves it to DH to fix things up. To repair things. To be creative ...
Because Kids Keep Going and Going

Because Kids Keep Going and Going

When family and friends started having kids, I remember them joking about buying stock in battery companies. I laughed but really didn’t appreciate the true nature of the comment until I had kids of my own. I swear that we go through ...
Something for the Hard-To-Shop-For Person

Something for the Hard-To-Shop-For Person

Growing up, I never knew what kind of gifts to get my dad.  Mugs, ties, whatever – I don’t even remember what kind of stuff we gave him. I’m sure my mom just picked something out and put our names on it.As we got older, my ...