KITCHENAID ARTISAN STAND MIXER: THE FUTURE WAS THEN

Pros: Capable of performing the tasks it claims.  Multiple beater choices come standard.  Tilt-Head locking mechanism.  Power-take-off accepts attachments for juicing, pasta creation and other kitchen chores. Cons: Weight may make it difficult to move for some.  Excessive motor noise and gear-clash annoying.  Dated styling and moderate footprint make countertop storage an issue. The Attrezzi

SAUDER’S “MULTIMEDIA STORAGE TOWER” IS WELL WORTH 40 BUCKS

Sauder Multimedia Storage Tower, Cinnamon Cherry Pros: Price (about $40 including shipping). Capacity. Ease of assembly. Satisfactory appearance. Cons: Back panel’s permanent “fold marks.” Last March I was in the process of completing my collections of (mostly) “racing” video games for the PlayStation 2; GameCube, and original Wii systems. I’d decided to segregate those older games from

GORGEOUS COPPERY BEAUTY

Iris germanica Copper Classic Note:  while i do not find Copper Classic on Amazon, I do find many other varieties Pros: easy to grow, lovely, hardy, returns year after year, does not need a lot of care or attention Cons: My favorite flower; wish blossoming time were year round Botanical Name for this lovely Iris germanica : Copper

HOMEDICS ZEN SPRINGS TABLETOP FOUNTAIN: YOU ZEN ME

HoMedics Envirascape Zen Springs Tabletop Indoor Fountain  WF-ZEN (Non-Illuminated) Pros: Asian design influence.  Composite material has weight (stability) and features bronzed highlights.  Quiet operation.  Doesn’t leak.  Small footprint. Cons: Those alleged “soothing sounds of cascading water and falling rain” were omitted from my Zen.  Water pump must remain totally submerged to maintain quiet operation.  The Zen‘s peace and harmony

RECYCLED FIBER

O Cedar® Cotton Deck Mop Pros: well made, inexpensive, easy to use Cons: the string ends will fray with use O Cedar® Cotton Deck Mop featuring an innovative design  fabricated of absorbent 100% cotton, 99% of which is recycled material is constructed to the product standards regarding quality, durability and usefulness. Most floors in our rural