WELCOME TO FunFinds BLOG POSTS!!

Karen and Susanne are friends who have a passion for finding all things fun, innovative, and useful. These may come in the form of a gadget, gizmo, gimmick, or factoid.  By definition that would mean that these items fall into one of these categories:

  • Gizmo (noun) – an interesting and often novel device with a practical use
  • Gimmick (noun) – a clever means to achieve an end
  • Gadget (noun) – an interesting and often novel device with a practical use
  • Factoid (noun) – a brief or trivial item of news or information

We’ll share our finds with you via our posts and we’re hoping that you’ll want to share your fun finds with all of us too!  Submit them to us at funfindsblog@gmail.com and you could be our FUN FINDER of the day!

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FunFindsBlog: Apple Peeler/Corer/Slicer

Have you ever wanted to have a freshly made apple crisp or apple pie – but you stop short because there’s so much work and mess involved in peeling, coring and slicing?  

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FunFindsBlog: Silpat

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Lining cookie sheets with aluminum foil is so passe.  Instead, try using a silpat.  At about $25 each, you’re not likely to make your money back on what you save on aluminum foil. But, they are well worth the cost.  … Continue reading

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FunFindsBlog: Sharp Little Paring Knife

This little knife packs a powerful punch.  William Sonoma carries this one too and it’s reasonably priced.  It’s really sharp so it makes quick work of cutting items for your everyday cooking needs.  It comes with a handy sheath which … Continue reading

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FunFindsBlog: Salad Dressing Emulsifier

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We like to make our own salad dressing. We take regular salad dressing, vinegar, and soy sauce and add some artificial sweetener and mix them all together (pretty much a one to one proportion).

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FunFindsBlog: Primetime Emmy Awards

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The Primetime Emmy Awards hosted by Jimmy Kimmel will take place on Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 7 PM Eastern time (4 PM Pacific) on ABC.

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FunFindsBlog: Rock Those Recipes with Recipe Rock

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Here’s a cute little item that I received as a gift, and I really love it.  It’s a small, magnetized rock that’s a unique way to hold your recipes.  If you’re like me, you might have some recipes that you’ve … Continue reading

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FunFindsBlog: Grandparent’s Day

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Seems like there’s a holiday for just about everything, including honoring grandparents. September 9, 2012 is national Grandparent’s Day.  Even if you are not a grandparent, you most likely had the wonderful experience of having a grandparent in your life.

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