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I’m a gadget lover. There is no denying that. I’m all about having the best new gadgets with the coolest features. Today we’ll take a fresh look at appliances to show you that even something like a stove or vacuum cleaner can deliver that gadget envy with amazing new features.

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How to Prepare Delicious Soups Using a Blender

by Blogger ‎01-31-2015 02:48 PM - edited ‎02-02-2015 01:52 PM

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In Canada, we still have another month or so (if not more) of winter. Unless you live in Vancouver, all you want to do after a hard day of work and trekking home through the cold is catch up on Sons of Anarchy on Netflix and spoil your belly with something creamy and savoury like a grilled-cheese sandwich. However, your mom or concerned significant other is probably harping on you to eat your vegetables. Are you following their advice? Probably not. It’s winter, after all, so bring on the carbs! 

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Top 5 Juicers - As Rated by Future Shop Customers.

by Blogger ‎01-29-2015 03:34 PM - edited ‎02-06-2015 01:36 AM

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It's probably not much of a stretch to suggest that just about everyone on this entire planet likes juice―at least of one variety or another! And if you prefer to make your own juice (as many do), then step on through the portal below to read all about your very own thoughts and opinions on the top juicers available from Future Shop today. After all, there's really no better shopping advice anywhere than that which comes from one's own peers! So click through and read on...    

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Easy tips to save time in the kitchen

by Blogger on ‎01-22-2015 12:45 PM - last edited on ‎01-22-2015 12:48 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Finding time to eat properly and live a healthy lifestyle isn't always easy. Life today can be hectic, and sometimes there just aren't enough hours in the day to do everything we need to do to be our happiest and healthiest selves. Thank goodness, then, for time-saving shortcuts! And that's what today's blog is all about―saving time at meal time! So if you're like me and can use all the help you can get when it comes to making nutritious meals in a more timely fashion, then click on through for a few tips and tricks (i.e., time saving products) that will help you to prep. easier, cook faster, and eat healthier!

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Kitchen Essentials for a New Mom

by Blogger on ‎01-15-2015 03:39 PM - last edited on ‎01-15-2015 03:42 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Finding out that you're having a baby can be overwhelming. Luckily, these must-have kitchen essentials got my cooking space ready for the biggest change of my life.

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Design Your Own Stylish Kitchen ... on a Budget!

by Blogger on ‎01-08-2015 10:40 AM - last edited on ‎01-08-2015 10:42 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Kitchen appliances vary greatly in price, but just because you can pay a fortune for a quality, stylish machine doesn't mean you have to! This blog is about being inspired to design your own low cost (yet stylish and modern) kitchen, so read on for several fine examples of just what I'm talking about, and let the inspiration begin!

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Best Hot Beverage appliances as rated by customers

by Blogger on ‎12-18-2014 09:53 AM - last edited on ‎12-18-2014 04:41 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Once again it's time to see what youthe loyal and discerning Future Shop customermost highly recommends among an amazing group of related products. The product category in this case is a particular favourite with me: hot beverage makers! Included herein are coffee makers, tea kettles, espresso machines, and pretty much anything else that's capable of making our favourite hot beverages! So click on through and read the blog to see what your very own favourite hot beverage making products are and why you love them so much!

 
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Several Key Benefits of Using Steam Laundry

by Blogger ‎12-13-2014 01:30 AM - edited ‎01-04-2015 10:12 PM

 

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If you've recently been thinking of switching up your regular laundry routine and opting for steam laundry cleaning instead, you've certainly come to the right blog! Inside I discuss several key benefits of adopting a steam laundry system. The knowledge herein is truely of the must have variety! 

 

Researching this article was a highly educational experience for me. I learned so many interesting (and useful) tidbits of information that I will now share with you... read on!

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Cricut Explore Review - a machine that brings your ideas to life

by Blogger on ‎12-07-2014 10:34 PM - last edited on ‎12-17-2014 09:45 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Ever since I was a little child I loved sewing, painting, cutting—creating with my hands. It brings me joy. First you imagine something and then you bring it to life.  Also you immerse yourself in these tasks and lose completely a sense of time and space; it’s only you and the thing you’re creating. That’s exactly why when I had the opportunity to test Cricut Explore I got super excited. Now, you may ask: What is it? Cricut Explore is an electronic cutting machine that can turn your idea into a finished project. All my Christmas projects done in a matter of minutes, without the use of an exacto knife?! Can this be true?

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5 Great Gift Ideas for Her

by Blogger on ‎11-28-2014 12:05 PM

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December is just around the corner and we all know what that means: it’s time for us to get our acts together and get a move on with holiday shopping! Earlier this week, Leo covered 5 Great Gift Ideas for Him, but what about for the special ladies in our lives? Whether it’s your wife, girlfriend, mom, sister, daughter, cousin, or dear friend—if you’re looking to spoil her for being extra good this year, you’ve come to the right place. Curated by yours truly, here are five great gift ideas for her worth considering:

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Range Wars: Induction vs. Gas Ranges!

by Blogger on ‎11-19-2014 02:29 AM - last edited on ‎11-19-2014 10:55 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Are you ready for some rock-em sock-em ranges? Think you know which type is best?? Truly the answer depends on several different factors that ultimately boil down to each end user's individual needs. In other words, each of these oven types certainly has its place. In today's blog I examine the many features and benefits of each type of range (gas vs. induction) and consider any potential drawbacks that either system may have. The bottom line: Whichever type of range wins with you personally and best suits your individual cooking requirements, you're the true winner here for doing your research and uncovering which type of range you need! So click on through and read my blog to begin the learning process! And just for the record, the winning range type is...

 
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Appliances 101: Top Appliance Facts that Everyone Should Know

by Blogger on ‎11-13-2014 01:14 PM - last edited on ‎11-13-2014 04:48 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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"Now what I want is, Facts. Teach these boys and girls nothing but facts. Facts alone are wanted in life."

 

So goes the opening of Charles Dickens's 1854 serial novel, Hard Times, and when it comes to learning about and understanding our favourite household appliances, I couldn't agree more! Which is why today we're going to explore that very issuekey facts about household appliances! The facts presented herein have been culled from the recent 'Appliance 101' series of articles on the Future Shop Tech Blog. These articles cover such appliances as refrigerators, ovens, microwaves, and dishwashers. So if you've been thinking of buying any of these appliances in the not too distant future, click on through and read up on several key facts that will help you to better understand them! 

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Top 5 Refrigerators as Rated by Future Shop Customers!

by Blogger on ‎11-07-2014 11:58 AM - last edited on ‎11-10-2014 08:34 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Consulting customer ratings and reviews is a great way to learn more about a product that you may be considering buying. This truth is further strengthened by the fact that most people writing such reviews are honestly and objectively doing so based on their own individual experience with the product. This is good enough reason, then, to examine some of the top rated products available at Future Shop as reviewed directly by customers. In this installment, the product is refrigerators. Read on for the products, ratings, and select customer comments.

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Recipes to Enjoy this Fall

by Blogger on ‎11-07-2014 10:22 AM - last edited on ‎11-07-2014 12:03 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Let’s embrace the cold weather and cuddle up with warm fall recipes to enjoy this season. More importantly, it’s the best time to enjoy the autumn harvest in your soups, stews, and desserts, such as apples, cranberries, sweet potatoes, and squash. Yummy! Here are the best fall recipes to devour this chilly season. 

 

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Since winning Top Chef, I've had a lot of people ask me to share my kitchen knowledge. I've noticed a few topics that seem to come up over and over again: reducing food waste, meal timing and keeping the kitchen clean. So, I've compiled some of my top tips for tackling these three kitchen predicaments.

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