The secret to the perfectly shaped patty is all about getting your hands messy. But if the idea of putting your hands into raw meat freaks you out then this mini burger press is right up your alley. It shapes six mini patties in minutes making it the perfect tool for easy summer grilling and entertaining. Make hamburger sliders or switch things up and make mini crab cakes instead.
I've got a love-hate relationship with my strainer. Okay, maybe it’s more of a hate-hate relationship. It’s big, bulky and doesn't do its job. That’s why I’m excited about the Vebo! This awesome tool lets you boil, steam, and strain in just one pot! When you’re finished boiling or steaming, use it’s handles to take it out and strain. Not only does it cut down on dirty dishes, but it reduces clutter too because it can be stored inside a pot!
This snarky and sophisticated menswear line is all about looking good while you’re having a good time. Its outspoken tanks and koozies aren’t for the faint of heart. If you lean towards sophistication we recommend the bow ties, polo shirts, and swim trunks that are a little more reserved.
This organic Sea Mist spray gives you that effortless beach style without stepping foot in sand. If you are planning a trip to the shore a few spritzes of this stuff will hydrate and protect from the salty air drying out your hair. Not only will it make your hair look good, but it will leave your hair smelling like lavender.
Carrying around your iPhone and wallet can be hassle. That’s where the BookBook comes in. It’s an all in one iPhone case and wallet! There’s even a camera hole for convenient picture taking. Twelve South is a small company whose employees aren’t just Apple users, they’re Apple fanatics. They’re set on making 12 accessories a year that are designed to enhance your Apple experience.
There’s a pretty remarkable story behind this line of pet products. Carol Perkins was a model for big fashion magazines and was even on Broadway before a brain tumor brought her career to a halt. She began making pet products in her apartment as a way to cope. Her friends loved them so much she launched Harry Barker, named after her Sheltie. Her hemp bed rolls are eco-friendly, hypo allergenic, and machine washable!
Okay,so maybe your New Year’s resolution to get fit only lasted until February. It’s not too late to try! This wireless activity and sleep tracker is designed to help you have a healthier and active lifestyle. Even though it’s only slightly larger than a quarter, it can handle a big amount of data. When you’re on the go, it tracks steps, distance, stairs climbed and calories burned. It also learns your sleep cycle and counts your hours of sleep!
Being a new parent is scary and exciting all at once. The Snuza Go baby monitor is designed to ease your anxiety when your baby goes to sleep (when is the key word here). The movement monitor is small enough to fit on your baby’s diaper. It detects the tiniest movements and an alarm will go off if your little one hasn’t moved in 20 seconds. This baby monitor is great to take on trips because it’s easy to pack!
All Real Deal Brazil hats are handmade in a remote part of Brazil from old, rugged tarps that once covered Brazillian cargo trucks, so each hat is completely unique. Real Deal gained a serious following when Woody Harrelson wore one of their hats in Zombieland, of the most successful films of 2009. Prepare for the coming Zombie apocalypse with one of these Real Deal Brazil hats – a vital part of any zombie-fighting uniform.
Babies don’t discriminate when it’s teething time. Whatever they find goes into their mouths and sometimes that means your expensive Smart Phone becomes a chew toy. Jellystone gets that and came up with a chew-friendly phone. It’s BPA free and easy on the gums. Plus, it comes in a bunch of bright colors to choose from! This would make a great baby gift!
I love pizza night, especially when the pie is homemade. These mini pizza stones are perfect for making individual pies! They are small enough to fit in a countertop convection oven or side by side in a regular oven. You can even put them on the grill! They're finished with a special glaze that won’t chip or crack and it’s safe to cut on. When you’re not making pizza use them as cheese boards or trivets. Great multi-use kitchenware!
Beach days are fun until someone gets burned. That’s why this bucket hat is so awesome! It’s made out of fabric that blocks 98% of the sun’s harmful rays. Plus, the fabric is durable just in case it gets crammed into a suitcase or beach bag. It’s definitely a must-have for a beach vacation with little ones!
Dust off the boxes of slides and old film negatives in the attic (or your parents’ attic) and have a fun trip down memory lane. This awesome gadget scans slides and negatives to create high quality images! It also automatically uploads them to an SD card that’s included. Have fun reminiscing!
The PowerSac protects against water, sand, dust, and snow making it an essential for outdoor lovers. Just slip in your phone, wallet, and keys to keep them safe. The seams of this pouch are actually welded together, so it’s waterproof even under almost 20 feet of water! Put it in a beach bag or around your neck to keep your essentials safe and sound.
Addie, our design guru, is at that stage where all her friends are having babies, which means tons of showers! Tea’s bright and global inspired kid’s clothes are sure to make expectant mamas swoon. Started in 2002 by two moms who love to travel, Tea has quickly become a favorite of moms and kids. Last year, their designs beat out big names like Ralph Lauren and J.Crew to win “best all-around children’s wear!”
There may still be a debate about how to pronounce this beloved nut (it’s pee-can of course), but there’s no debating how good they are! Schermer Pecans are like the cream of the crop in the pecan world. They've been around since Alton and Lula Schermer started the company after WWII. Their years of success may be why Prevention magazine ranked them one of the best packaged foods of 2013!
When it comes to separating the yolk from the white, things tend to get a little messy. I always end up with tiny shards of shell in the mix no matter how hard I try! That’s why this egg separator is so great. It literally plucks the yolk right out of the whites! All you have to do is squeeze the silicone part and release. It comes apart in two pieces, so it’s easy to clean.
For Alisun Franson cruising on her bike is part of daily life. It was only fitting for her to start a company centered on it. Alisun’s company (named for her grandma) features matching seat covers and bike satchels that are sure to make your bike stand out from the rest. She also does really cool things with recycled bike gears and inner tubes, like this awesome orbital necklace. Alisun loves cruising so much; she gives back to local bike shops.
Ever heard of Arame Seaweed? Well, it’s vitamin and mineral rich and it’s in this awesome Mermaid Bath Bomb. Sea salt along with the seaweed helps to soften skin. The lavender inside it helps you to relax. Every single penny in profits from The Mermaid will go to the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society that helps protect ocean ecosystems around the world.
This iPad flip cover is definitely a throwback to a time before flat screens. I’m pretty sure this looks exactly like the TV we had in our living room growing up. Thankfully, that’s all this iPad flip cover has in common with our old turn dial TV. It’s great for adding a little retro flair to modern technology!
Carla made her first makeshift WubbaNub in a hotel room during a family trip. Sewing her baby’s favorite animal and pacifier together seemed to be the only way to keep it from getting lost. She knew from experience a lost binky was a terrible thing. Happy with the results she decided to make more. The stuffed animal is easy for baby to hold and it’s much harder to lose!
Instant-read cooking thermometers are great when they work, but finding one that actually does its job isn’t easy. So, hopefully we’re saving you from overcooked or worse, undercooked food by telling you about the Thermapen! It reads the temperature in just 3 seconds and is individually tested for accuracy. This cooking thermometer is water resistant, so cleaning it is easy! It’s a must-have for outdoor grilling!
Small kitchen? Maximize space with these awesome wall mount dispensers! They are perfect for storing dry goods like cereal, beans, and rice. Not only do they save space, but the attached measuring cup makes measuring ingredients quick and easy. Each twist of the knob equals one ounce to help you keep portion size in check. But really, who can eat just one bowl of cereal?
Carrie and Matt named their Nashville, TN shop after Carrie’s maternal grandparents, Imogene & Willie. But really their store is a tribute to all their grandparents and family who taught them the meaning of hard work and how to have fun. While they’re mostly known for their rigid jeans, you’ll find other cool products like this sea salt soap that’s known for its great lather.
Metallic leather. Yes, please. This cross-body bag is perfect for summer travel and goes with just about anything! Each bag is made to order and is handcrafted from fine goat and calf leathers by skilled craftsmen. I love the bag and the price!
If you’re going for sentimental, this card isn't for you. But if you’re aiming for off kilter with a little bit of sarcasm thrown in, then it’s perfect! Bald Guy Greetings was started by a balding guy, Ian, who wrote a snarky message on a birthday cake for his friend. The message was so well received, even by the birthday boy, that’s someone suggested he should write greeting cards. So he did.
The handy AluCup is the perfect hangout for your iPhone or iPad mini. It’s made of heavy duty aluminum and has a soft rubber inside for extra cushioning. The four cable slots will keep the cord out of your way while you work. Keep it on your desk or take it with you wherever you go.
Sometimes all you need after a stressful day is a good soak in the tub. Barbara Lynn, the founder of Body and Soul Restorations, knows all about long days. She’s had 15 years full of them and that’s why she came up with Parched. The stress fighting combo of oatmeal, lavender, chamomile, and Dead Sea salt will have you relaxed and refreshed in no time!
I’ll admit I don’t take the best care of my electronics, especially when I’m travelling. That’s why this heavy duty briefcase is a must-have for jobs that keep you on the move. The outer shell is super durable and water resistant just in case there’s a sudden downpour. Inside, there’s room enough for a 15 inch MacBook Pro and an iPad, plus foam padding for extra protection.
Toss your flimsy old koozie and say hello to the Scorzie. The stainless steel body and foam insert help keep your drink cold and your hands dry. But that’s not even the best part. The Scorzie has twistable home and away bands built in to keep score of any game up to 21 points. If your corn hole team is really hardcore, you can even customize your Scorzie by adding a logo. Tailgating just got a lot more fun!