Reviews

Why I Decided the Amazon Kindle Is Awesome – Episode 1

February 3, 2011

Amazon has been advertising for some time that their Amazon Kindle e-book reader is their top-selling product. Which is saying a lot, considering Amazon is the most popular shopping site on the Internet today. (According to Alexa.com, Amazon currently ranks as the 15th most popular Website in the world.) My family has not gotten a […]

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Nintendo 3DS – Is It Worth the Money? DS Features Comparison

January 20, 2011
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Current Nintendo 3DS Availability: As of March 15, 2011, the Nintendo 3DS may be sold out for pre-orders in some stores; however, the the Nintendo 3DS is still available for preorder on Amazon.com! For the time being, at any rate. If you’re interested in the 3DS, you can still pre-order a Cosmo Black Nintendo 3DS […]

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Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 2 – Rockerick Rules – Review

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The second installment of the Diary of a Wimpy Kids series is called Roderick Rules. Here, we start off with Greg Heffley informing us that this is the beginning of his second journal–which his mother apparently bought for him because she was proud of herself for making him write so much the previous year. Greg […]

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HHGregg – Recent Experience and Review

January 14, 2011
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On Friday, my dishwasher finally kicked the bucket. I think the water pump died, AND some rubber parts burnt up (I could tell by the terrible smell)–but I don’t have an “official” diagnosis because I didn’t get it looked at. I know if wasn’t pumping water out any more, and a couple of rubber parts […]

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Zappos Review – Return Policy, Prices

December 30, 2010
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In mid-December, the weather men started calling for snow. So I fished around in my son’s closet for the boots I had bought him last season. Unfortunately, even though I had bought them a little large to try to make them last longer, my son had outgrown them, anyway. With snow expected the very next […]

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Kinect Impressions – Day 2 Review

December 29, 2010
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Read Here For Kinect Impressions – Day 1 A Review for Our Second Day I played Kinect Adventures with my son today–the game that is always packaged along with the Kinect sensor bar. Despite watching my company going nuts over the game on Christmas Day, I didn’t realize how compelling the game would actually be […]

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Unusual Asian Snack – IMEI Blueberry Cakes – a Mini-Review

December 28, 2010
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For Christmas this year, one of my friends gave me several of these tiny little blueberry cakes. They’re called IMEI cakes, and can be found (according to my friend) at Asian foods shops. I tried looking these cakes up online and didn’t have much luck in finding them. They’re very similar to a blueberry fig […]

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Xbox 360 Kinect – Review – First Impressions

December 26, 2010
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For those of you who have been reading my blog, you know that Santa Claus was bringing our family an Xbox 360 with Kinect this Christmas. It is really my son’s main gift from the Big Guy, but he always shares everything with me, so it’s like it’s a gift to both of us. Before […]

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