Gadgets and Gifts

by Amy Smith

dancing leaves (1)Dancing Leaves Flowering Tea Set- Perfect for any tea-lover, this all-in-one set provides 5 Flowering Teas, handsewn tea leaves and flowers that blossom into a bouquet of unique shapes and exquisite flavors when steeped in hot water. Complete with a 16 o.z. glass teapot, the 5 flavors include Starlight Rose, Dragon Lily, Lavender Dream, Sunset Oolong and Golden Jasmine.  Each tea can be soaked up to 3 times for 15 pots of tea.

$34.99 (5 blossoms w/ teapot) $185.94 (6-pack, 6 teapot sets) 


Screen Shot 2014-01-31 at 9.46.17 AMClocky and Tocky Rolling Alarm Clocks

Wake up even the deepest sleeper with an alarm clock that’ll make you jump right out of your bed- literally. Snoozing a few extra minutes just isn’t an option anymore. If you press snooze, they’ll jump off your nightstand and run around your room.

$39–$58 www.nandahome





Screen Shot 2014-01-31 at 9.46.27 AMCold-EEZE Cold Remedy Lozenges

Brave those winter illnesses with a remedy that is formulated with Zinc Gluconate, Rose Hips, Echinacea and natural energy from Ginseng. The formula helps reduce the duration of the common cold and promotes immune health and antioxidant support to help keep you healthy, naturally.








Screen Shot 2014-01-31 at 9.47.00 AMHot Cherry Pillow

In need of a little TLC? This new therapeutic pillow is available in 5 different sizes and uses moist heat to instantly alleviate sore muscles and joints, increase circulation and dissolve stress. Real cherry pits are encased in a natural-dye jean fabric and when the pillow is heated it smells just like fresh cherry pie.






Screen Shot 2014-01-31 at 9.46.36 AMFoldable iDevice Stand

Prop your iPhone or iPad on this lightweight and compact stand for easy viewing. You can adjust the angles and fold it away when it’s not in use.









Screen Shot 2014-01-31 at 9.47.29 AMSimpleDock Station for Macbook

Connecting your Macbook has never been easier. this dock station is perfect for your home or office and it charges mobile devices. Simply plug in your USB hard drive, printer or card reader for an instant connection.





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Fifty Shades of Grey Wine

Bring the passion alive with a wine created to encompass the same sensuality from the bestselling novel.  Savor the romance with Red Satin, a decadent red blend of Petite Sirah and Syrah with flavors of black cherry and cocoa powder. Or indulge in the White Silk blend of lychee and honey, crisp grapefruit, mineral and pear with a hint of butterscotch.

Prices vary/









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Heat Holders Thermal Socks

Keep those toes toasty this winter with a sock that is 7X warmer than cotton socks and 3X warmer than ordinary thermal socks. They are designed to hold more warm air close to the skin keeping feet warmer for longer and can be purchased in a range of styles including long, slipper, children and boot socks.

Prices vary/








Screen Shot 2014-01-31 at 9.47.37 AM(Splurge!) Singing Machine

Nothing says, I love you, like giving your special someone the permission to belt their heart out with no shame! This machine is perfect for karaoke nights or just a jam sesh and it can wirelessly stream music from any Bluetooth compatible device. It comes complete with a 7” LCD color monitor and two microphone jacks.

$230.99 and Costco





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