These vividly colored pens have a brush on one end and a fine firm tip on the other. I've been using them to take notes and doodle on important phone calls. This 18-pack is cheap, so if you routinely leave the caps off, like I do, there will not be a lot of weeping and gnashing of teeth.
This foldable step stool is 11 inches high, and is only 1.5 inches thick when folded up. It has replaced a non-folding plastic step stool that we’d kept in on the floor in the closet. It feels very sturdy when I stand on it.
Gel-based super glue is much easier to use than regular super glue because it’s thick and easier to control. You can apply a dab to a vertical surface without having it drip. It’s also slightly tacky to begin with, which helps to keep parts sticking together without holding them. And because it’s thicker, it works […]
I bought a Durascoop cat litter scoop about five years ago because the little plastic scoop I’d been using for a couple of years had gotten flimsy from use and would often buckle at the handle. The Durascoop is made from cast aluminum and will never bend. It easily shaves off hardened clumps of litter […]
Popping a new battery in a smoke detector or adding salt to your water softener are easy fixes. But if you run into trouble or a necessary repair in a cramped, tight place, sometimes with no obvious fix or easy access, it can be a pretty frustrating exercise. Since flying blind is the absolute worst, […]
Firing up the engines each morning and attacking the day with gusto and purpose can feel like a mighty tall order sometimes. We’ve all been there. But on those sluggish, why-don’t-I-just-stay-here-in-bed-all-day kinda days, it might just take a rational, calming, reassuring nudge to make it happen. No matter what it takes to keep you motivated […]
You may not realize it, but one of the fastest-growing employee benefits over the past several years is one that’s keeping thousands of workers feeling happier and healthier. Back in 2013, only 13 percent of employers were willing to provide or subsidize standing desks for their workers, but by 2019, that number had exploded to […]