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There's a precious moment in an episode of TV's Boston Legal when Denny Crane, the ‘mad-cow-diseased' founding attorney reflects, “It’s fun being me," that struck home with enough viewers to create a t-shirt with those words. Is it middle age when we first become truly comfortable with who we are? We’re not very different in the way we think, talk, or behave from when we were younger… we’ve just stopped fixing our personalities for other people. If we just didn’t have to fix our eyes, ears, joints, and various other parts of our bodies that break down, we’d be perfect!
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There are so many new gadgets out this year that older or retired Dads and Grandpas would love. They cover the gamut from low tech to high tech, while all being user-intuitive. In looking for the best gift ideas out there for older dads and grandpas, I searched for gadgets that are not the usual boring ideas. My picks are for some of the most effective and best rated gadgets on the market. Perfect for Father's Day, Christmas or any other time you need a thoughtful and useful gift.
Know someone with back pain? Here are 10 of the highest-rated low-budget gadgets that can help ease back pain. Each of these devices help in different ways to relieve pain. Depending on the pain you have, using a combination of several of these devices can dramatically reduce the frequency and intesity of back pain.
As you get older, some thingsget more difficult. Putting on beauty products and cosmetics is one of those. Prescription lenses or reading glasses help with reading but what about other activities like grooming or applying makeup? Here are six tools I think you'll find very helpful....
Babes, whether you never leave home without your brute (attack man or attack dog), or you don't have a brute, you should always be able to protect yourself. Even martial artists often carry small weapons with them to make their moves even more effective. Today, there are a number of cool, concealable, and even disguised lightweight weapons that won't take you long to learn to master. And once you do master them, you will feel more confident out and about without your brute!
Need the perfect gift for your mother in law? Along with the funny and silly gift ideas for your less than perfect mother in law, we've also collected up some great gift ideas that are thoughtful and useful ones your mother-in-law should love. So whether you are looking for funny gitt ideas or great gift ideas, read on.
Arthritis, or any hand pain, can be very limiting. Pain can impair performance on the simple things we do every day, like closing a jewelry catch or fastening buttons on your shirt. Assistive gadgets have less of a stigma than they used to, and they're actually getting cooler as more people are using them... because they actually work and make life easier. Here are 10 new really cool and "handy" gadgets that just make routine movements less taxing on our hands. They even make great gifts!