Earthmate PN-40 GPS by DeLorme – Geocaching, anyone?

Most people hear GPS and the first thing they think of is dash-mounted vehicle units to help guide you in the car.  I’m here to talk with you about GPS when your method of travel is by bike, foot and car.  The DeLorme Earthmate series handheld GPS are perfect for hiking, biking, boating and more, but … Read more

I Have Your ticket to Family Game Night: Out Of The Box Games

We enlisted a large group of extended family and friends to help us test them and each and every one gave them a ringing endorsement. As board game connoisseurs, we are always thrilled when we find a game that we can add into the favorite game rotation and bring out at any event, and Out Of The Box has a full list of game titles that fall in that category.

Shred Sled Review

Thank you to Shred Sled for this review and giveaway opportunity. No compensation was received in exchange for this Rave Review.  “You’ll twist your ankle.”  That’s the response of everyone over skateboarding age when they see the Shred Sled for the first time. But you know what? This little skateboard-esque good time is not created for … Read more

Bodemi Superhero Cape and Mask – “I Am My Own Hero”

“Super Cute.  Superhero.” I dare you to find something cuter than a kid in a cape.  No, I Double Dog dare you.  There’s something pure and simple about a kid who really feels like he could save the world – the twinkle in their eye, the confident stance, an adorable cape.  Bodemi capes are perfect … Read more

Pulse SmartPen with Livescribe Dot Paper

A Pen that just might be smarter than you are Very rarely does a product come along that I completely don't understand, but I have to admit this was one of those times. When I first heard about the Pulse SmartPen and prepared to do this review, I had mistakenly thought that it was similar to an … Read more

Moonjar Moneybox and Financial Tools

Moonjar Kit It’s a sad day for Rave and Review; just today yet another of our favorite brands has called it quits in light of the bleak economy.  As much as it absolutely pains me to see any brands fail at all, it is especially hard when it is a small family-owned business, as that … Read more