29 02, 2016

Bella Home International’s Wine Rack: Review in Haiku

2016-06-27T12:14:11-06:00February 29th, 2016|Last Post, Products, Reviews|

For those of you that follow me on Twitter (subtle hint to follow me here), you may have picked up the fact that I am somewhat of a oenophile (fancy word for wine snob). As such, I received complementary from Bella Home International, a beautiful hand-painted and lacquered, single-bottle wine rack. Bella Home International [...]

29 02, 2016

The Great Aussie BBQ Grill Brush: Review in Haiku

2018-09-05T16:23:59-06:00February 29th, 2016|BBQ, BBQ Gadgets and Accessories, Last Post, Products, Reviews|

Last summer I received for free for testing purposes, the Great Aussie BBQ Grill Brush. Although I used this awesome BBQ grill brush last summer, as well as throughout the winter months, I finally had a chance to put my thoughts together about this grill brush. When it comes to grilling or more importantly [...]

9 10, 2015

7 Best of The Product Poet – Month of September 2015

2015-10-09T10:44:06-06:00October 9th, 2015|Featured Post, Last Post, Products, Reviews|

First of all, thank you for actually taking the time to come to my website and being a reader of my posts. Secondarily, during the month of September I actually managed to post something on each of the 30 days of the month; however, I was doing a "30 poems in 30 days" writing prompt [...]

3 10, 2015

Alphabet Photography – My Creation and Review

2015-10-03T20:24:25-06:00October 3rd, 2015|Featured Post, Last Post, Products, Reviews|

There have been many times when I have walked through a mall or an art fair, where I have seen various forms of pictures that resemble letters spelled into words. When these pictures are put together, you can often create a word and your very own "Alphabet Photography." In fact, there is "The Original [...]

30 08, 2015

Recap of The Minnesota Twins Deckstravaganza Event

2019-09-10T17:31:43-06:00August 30th, 2015|Featured Post, Last Post, Musings, Products, Reviews, Social Media, Twitter|

Now I know what you are already thinking. What the heck is a Deckstravaganza? Deckstravaganza, similar to a lavish event or extravaganza, is the largest social media event of the year put on by the Minnesota Twins baseball team. On Monday morning, I was minding my own P’s and Q’s (what does that even mean?) [...]

17 08, 2015

7 Fun Facts About Valleyfair

2016-06-27T12:16:41-06:00August 17th, 2015|Featured Post, Products, Reviews, Travel|

When I was perhaps eight or nine years old, I was on a motorized train at a corporate event when the young train driver took a turn too fast. I was thrown from the train, the train buckled and collapsed, ultimately pinning me underneath the train for an extended amount of time. Fortunately nothing [...]

13 08, 2015

The Art of Shaving

2018-06-25T11:55:04-06:00August 13th, 2015|Featured Post, Last Post, Products, Reviews|

At some point in a man's life, they typically need to shave their whiskers. As a lad, I fondly remember watching my grandfather prepare his face to shave, while using shave soap and a badger brush. 40 years ago there was not the wide variety of shaving blades as there are today and my [...]

3 08, 2015

7 Things I Hate – Monday Morning Musing

2017-09-14T22:12:40-06:00August 3rd, 2015|Featured Post, Last Post, Musings, Products, Reviews, Short Stories|

Earlier today I was listening to a local radio station, 101.3 KDWB. I love the Dave Ryan in the Morning radio show and have interacted a fair amount on Twitter with Dave Ryan, Falen Bonsett and Steve-O LaTart. On the show this morning, they were talking about “7 Words That Women Hate” and while [...]

31 07, 2015

Curious About Floating? Try Awaken for Wellness

2019-09-10T09:15:08-06:00July 31st, 2015|Featured Post, Last Post, Products, Reviews|

What is Floating? Potentially a Great Experience. Several weeks ago I was attending my monthly Vistage executive session. Unlike other sessions, this session was a retreat to the historic St. James Hotel in Red Wing, to hear an amazing speaking in Dan Miller. Dan Miller, also called Ultra Human Dan, speaks about wellness issues [...]

22 07, 2015

My Apple Watch Review: Week 1

2019-09-10T17:36:51-06:00July 22nd, 2015|Featured Post, Last Post, Products, Reviews, Social Media|

Ever since the Apple Watch was available for pre-order, I have stood on the sidelines watching and observing discussions about the latest and greatest product from Apple, the Apple Watch. Well scratch that, the latest and greatest product from Apple is actually Apple Music, which you can read about that by clicking on the [...]

7 07, 2015

Join the #TeethingBites Twitter Party: July 9th 2pm ET

2015-07-07T10:03:27-06:00July 7th, 2015|Featured Post, Giveaways, Last Post, Products, Reviews, Social Media, Twitter|

This upcoming Thursday, July 9th, at 2pm ET, 1pm CT, 11am PT, will be the Smiley360 hosted #TeethingBites Twitter party, sponsored by Infants' Advil. As a parent of now two grown up lads, teething is something that any parent will most likely have had to experience and it "doesn't have to bite" thanks to our [...]

2 07, 2015

Here’s What You Need To Know About Apple Music

2015-07-03T08:13:16-06:00July 2nd, 2015|Featured Post, Last Post, Products, Reviews|

So if you haven’t heard the recent news regarding Apple Music, you can watch my below YouTube video of my Periscope this morning. In my video, you will find out about everything that you need to know about setting your Apple Music, but in honor of Apple Music being released, I thought I’d take [...]

1 07, 2015

Need a great lip smack? Try KIND Snacks.

2019-09-10T09:43:16-06:00July 1st, 2015|Featured Post, Food and Drink, Last Post, Products, Reviews, Twitter|

As I now enter the month of July, aka the “Month of BBQ,” now more than ever I need to watch my caloric intake. I mean, there is barbecue, margaritas and a beer or three, always there to tempt me. So when on the run, a great snack to keep me on track is anything [...]

29 06, 2015

intelliGLASS gives my iPhone some CLASS

2015-06-30T10:04:48-06:00June 29th, 2015|Featured Post, Last Post, Products, Reviews|

When it comes to my iPhone, I am a big proponent of an either the Apple Care or an extended warranty from a retailer (or perhaps Upsie). To date, I have managed to shatter two my iPhone screens and I have tried multiple times various shields for protecting my screens from scratching or the [...]

27 06, 2015

How To Smoke Nuts on The Big Green Egg

2018-05-16T15:26:10-06:00June 27th, 2015|BBQ, Featured Post, Food and Drink, Products, Recipes, Reviews|

When it comes to smoking meats, fish or food on my Big Green Egg, I like to believe that I am smarter than the average bear. I’ve tried successfully, and unsuccessfully, a variety of preparation methods; from brines, to rubs, to simply nothing at all, but until recently I had never tried to smoke [...]