April 16, 2014

Screen Time for Toddlers — Is it Okay?

Toddler Tech

  Screen time for kids has always been a hot topic. Lately I’ve seen a lot of strong opinions (going both directions) on Facebook in response to a recent Huffington Post article. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that infants under the age of 2 have absolutely no exposure … [Read more...]

2014 Honda Odyssey Includes an In-Car Vacuum


    Some ideas really make you wonder why no one thought of them before. Take this for example: Honda has teamed up with Shop-Vac  and put the first ever in car vacuum in their 2014 Honda Odyssey. Brilliant. One look at the inside of my car and you'll see that a vacuum would … [Read more...]

ecoATM Pays Cash for your Outdated Electronics


It's not very often that I run across a company that has a genuinely innovative idea and the courage to be creative with it. EcoATM is a San Diego based company that's making some serious waves in the recycling world. They have freestanding kiosks that allow you to make money recycling your used … [Read more...]

Mommy Tech – The Best of CES

iBaby Monitor

Note from Rachel: We usually make an appearance at CES ourselves but this year between me being on partial bedrest with this pregnancy and my husband having a broken ankle it just wasn't happening. Our special guest editor Paul Bryan stepped in and tackled the show for us.  Today, it seems like … [Read more...]

Review: Eton Soulra Solar Powered Speaker Dock


With Earth Day still fresh on our minds, we've been looking for simple ways to reduce our carbon footprint. For over 40 years, Earth Day has been devoted to raising awareness about our environment and finding ways to do our part to preserve our resources for generations to come. I can’t think of … [Read more...]