defending your castle

Defending Your Castle With a Catapult

Home is where the heart is. It is also where all your stuff is though. For that reason and more, it is worth protecting. But who wants to deal with alarm systems or security companies when instead you could hav...
Yogabed Mattress

Coming Home To A Great Night’s Sleep

I live on the road. And by living on the road, I mean I flew 13,000 miles in the continental US last week alone. And with all this jet-setting comes the inevitable hotel room beds which are often anything but c...
Smart-TV

Cut The Cord: No Smart-TV Required

The centerpiece of my front room is my Zenith 12-S-370 radio from 1939.  It's the radio my Great-Grandfather purchased to enjoy the "wireless".  Similar vacuum-tube filled cabinets once dictated most of America...
Video Doorbell by Ring

Ring: Your Front Door Watchman

I hear my doorbell chime and instantly my phone rings.  I ignore the chime that beckons me to the door and hit the accept button on my phone.  The video call starts and I see the peddler on my doorstep.  I spea...