FAST AND EASY INDOOR GRILLING – WITH HAMILTON BEACH

Hamilton Beach Indoor Grill with Removable Plate – Model # 25335 Pros: removable non-stick grill plates are dishwasher safe, well-designed drip tray Cons: top of the grill becomes hot so don’t touch it My George Foreman grill had developed loose grill plates and wasn’t performing to satisfaction.  I became spoiled with the convenience of indoor grilling.  However,

RAW PRODUCTS STAINLESS STEEL DECK SCREWS: FASTEN YOUR DECKING DOWN FOREVER

Raw Products Stainless Steel Square Drive Deck Screw #10 x 2-1/2 Inch   Pros: Price.  Quality.  Solid investment.  Sold by quantity vs. weight.  Professional, classy look. Cons: None When the time came to live where I desired, my search was limited to well-built homes of recent construction.  Living through the coldest winter in recent memory

FINALLY! A DEFINITIVE “HOME” VERSION OF SUPER COBRA’S FORERUNNER!

THE 2012 RELEASE OF “SCRAMBLE” (EXCLUSIVELY FOR ATARI 7800) Pros: Satisfying, intuitively controllable bombing. Reasonably “authentic” graphics, audio, and game play. Cons: Compatible only with the Atari 7800 console (ideally with a pristine 2600 joystick connected). Prefatory Note: This “review” is basically a “heads up” regarding the availability of a noteworthy, relatively recent port of the classic arcade game, “Scramble.”

ARGAN HAIR CARE COLLECTION BY ORLANDO PITA

Orlando Pita Argan Hair Care Collection Pros: Wonderful scent, hair feels amazing Cons: Sometimes unavailable at my usual outlet My hair. My hair is difficult.  It’s finicky.  The slightest provocation and it’s weighed down.  Heavy.  Limp.  Or, conversely, it’s dry, frizzy, full of static. My hair can be weighed down, limp, AND full of static

THE EPICA SUPERFAST PEN SHAPE THERMOMETER: BETTER BAKING BY DEGREE

Epica Superfast Pen Shape Stem Thermometer ES-432 Pros: Ease of use.  Bargain price.  Prompt and accurate display of temperature.  Stem length sufficient to avoid burns. Cons: Of Chinese origin.  Small LCD screen.  Protective sheath covers stem, not controls. I had resisted the concept of instant-read technology for purely old-fashioned reasons.  Aside from making candy, my