High Tech Gifts for You, our Friends, or your Family!
Having trouble finding the perfect gift for your friends and family? Are you also trying to keep up with the technology trends of the 21st century! Well look no further as we got you covered. Here are 3 high tech toys to give to the special people in your life.
If you or your friend has a pet this is the gift for them! With this pet cam you can set up in your home and live stream all your pet’s actions to your smart phone! Its got everything you could want, HD Streaming, night vision and two-way audio! It EVEN comes with a treat dispenser that allows you to give treats to your pets remotely! If your friends like to go out and want to keep tabs on their pets this could be the perfect gift for them! Head over to Petcube.com and purchase this bad boy for only $320!
The June Oven
Everyone has a friend who loves to bake! Help them out by enhancing their cakes to Great Canadian Baking show levels with the worlds first intelligent convection oven. This oven preheats three times faster and maintains uniform temperatures across the appliance. This oven even has an HD camera, so you can see how the food is cooking! You can even control it through your iPhone! It’s a bit pricy at 1,495 but clearly this is a must have for all baking maniacs!
We all love singing in the shower obviously, and we love to listen to music in the shower too! But who wants to bring their iphone into the bathroom and accidentally ruin it with water damage! Well this shower head contains a wireless speaker that allows you to livestream personalized playlists or listen to your favorite radio station. Synch it with your smart phone or laptop using Bluetooth and you wont ever want to leave your shower! And at $302 it is worth every penny!
Scratch the Techy itch you or your friends have and splurge a little! These new high tech toys will improve your life no doubt!
Christmas Markets to get you into the Holiday Spirit
Looking for Christmas gifts? Or maybe you want to make some DIY presents for your family this year instead of the usual. OR perhaps you just like walking around Christmas stores getting into the holiday spirit! If you answered yes to any of these then this is this blog post about Christmas and craft markets throughout Canada is for you.
The Nutcracker Market
Located in Montreal, this non-profit Christmas market is the first of its kind located in the city. Located at the Montreal Palais des Congrès' shopping mall the benefits the Nutcracker fun, allowing kids see a performance of The Nutcracker who may not be able to due to illness offs over 105 exhibitors and tons of local goods to shop for. Truly throwing you into the festive spirit head first. Make sure you get out there soon, the Market is open from November 30th to December 10th.
Quebec City’s German Christmas Market
Here we got a month-long festival from November 23rd to December 23rd. This festival sets its sell apart from the rest with its gorgeous and romantic festive settings. Old Quebec is known for getting the holidays right with its lovely European architecture and decorations. However, when you add this to the Holiday markets you’ve got the perfect setting! So make sure you get in there with a loved one or even with your family and enjoy.
Lastly on our list we have the Christknidl Market in Kitchener Ontario. A lot of towns across Canada have this German market but in Kitchener it is considered the original. It’s a weekend long from December 7th to the 10th. Bring your family, there’s plenty of food sip on some nonalcoholic German beverage Gluhwein as you take in the polka and live Nativity scene. Make sure you don’t miss out on some German culture!
There you have it, get in the Christmas spirit at some nice markets!
Three DIY Cleaning Tips for those on a Budget
Tired of spending a ton of money on cleaning supplies that is full of unhealthy chemicals and no actual guarantee that it will work? Are you also tired of trying homemade cleaning supplies that claims to work but never seems to get the job done? Well I am both tired of spending money and using cleaning products that never work. So, I am here to show you some DIY cleaning methods that are guaranteed to help.
Probably the popular and necessary cleaner along with counter cleaners. What you are going to need to concoct a perfect window cleaner is one fourth cup of rubbing alcohol, a fourth cup of white vinegar, 1 tablespoon of cornstarch 2 cups of warm water and of course a spray bottle. All you need to do is add all these ingredients into a spray bottle and shake before spraying.
If your silverware is getting tarnished there is a simple way to fix that. What you will need is 1 aluminum baking dish a cup of boiling water, a cup of baking soda, a cup of sea salt, half a cup of white vinegar, a rag for polishing and rubber gloves. First, add the baking soda and salt to the baking dish and slowly pour in the vinegar. Then, add the boiling water. After doing that place each piece of silverware into the mixture. Let soak for 30 minutes and then wipe with a cloth and your silverware will be looking brand new in no time!
Maybe the bane of every working adult’s existence, coffee stains are tough to fight. But fear not, there is a way to get rid of your stained shirts. What you will need is 1 egg yolk, 2 teaspoons of warm water, a cloth and a toothbrush. First blot the are with a clean cloth, then add an egg yolk to two teaspoons of water in a bowl. Make sure the water is warm and not boiling. Mix well. Then, dab the mixture onto you coffee stain with a cloth. Once you do that use the tooth brush and gently rub in a circular motion to help lift the stain. Lastly just throw you shirt in the wash to rinse out any residual egg yolk and your clothing will be looking good as new.
So there you have it, three DIY cleaning solutions that will save you a buck and actually work!