Archive for the 'Cool Stuff' Category

MiraDry Review: I Microwaved my Armpits

Sunday, August 9th, 2015

Sweating is an unfortunate fact of life, and for some of us it’s a bit more of a hassle than others. While there is an actual diagnosis called “hyperhydrosis”, there is also a middle ground that is called “Sweat Bothered” individuals for those of us who sweat more than most, but not enough to have the medical […]

Uber in Alaska

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

As an expat Alaskan I was super excited to see a tweet from @Uber_AK claiming that the first drivers were being dispatched in Anchorage! It always fills me with a little joy to see my home state get the same modern comforts I enjoy down here in the contiguous US. I use Uber regularly and […]

6 Low Calorie Pumpkin Spice Treats

Saturday, September 13th, 2014

There’s something about September that suddenly causes me to don crocheted slipper boots and scarves, drink #PSL’s and become the most basic of white girls. I JUST LOVE FALL WHAT DO YOU WANT FROM ME. I mean, I know it’s still over 100 degrees outside, but the clock is ticking and this casual jacket wardrobe […]

MyOatmeal.com review and coupon

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Already excited? MoreThanHeels readers use the discount code “HEALTHY15” for 15% your MyOatmeal.com order! Oatmeal has been a staple for me ever since embarking on a fitness journey nearly one year ago. My trainer has me on a breakfast of oats and egg whites every morning. Let me repeat that- EVERY. SINGLE. MORNING. Repetition gets […]

I tried it- Clear and Brilliant laser resurfacing

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

Although I’ve been lucky to skate through 30 with just minimal signs of my age, I am noticing things beginning to creep up. A lifetime of oily skin has left me with noticeable pores, marks from old breakouts and uneven pigmentation. Thankfully, significant wrinkles aren’t something that have plagued me quite yet, so I haven’t […]

7 Ways to Use Your Instagram Photos You Might Not Know

Saturday, July 6th, 2013

1. Make a pillow One of my personal favorites. Stitchtagram lets you make a collage style photo pillow. Wouldn’t these make a great wedding gift? The site also does clutches and coin purses. 2. Make an iphone case Casetagram allows you to make an iPhone case with either a collage of your instagram photos, or […]

Gardening with Confidence: SproutRobot

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

Plants want to grow; it’s how they’re engineered. I don’t have a degree in Biology, but I did take a Horticulture class that year I was on scholastic probation. So, I feel credible in giving that first statement. We’ve been consistent gardeners for several years now, from small containers to raised beds. Typically I plant […]

Gadget Love: Waze

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

We love gadgets and social technology. This is a regular feature of the newest things that are getting our attention. Waze Waze is an application that was developed to help you outsmart traffic. Waze socially sources information about traffic and reports it back to you. So, if you’re curious about traffic on a new route, […]

How to: Get your old iTunes purchases back

Monday, June 18th, 2012

I have been buying tracks on iTunes for many, many years now. I noticed that not all of my music had followed me between new computers, new iPods, new iPhones, etc. Here’s how to get all your old tracks back that you’ve purchased from the iTunes store. Note: This is being done on an iPhone 4s, but […]

Gadget Love: Taskrabbit

Thursday, June 14th, 2012

We love gadgets and social technology. This is a regular feature of the newest things that are getting our attention.   Taskrabbit Taskrabbit connects you with friendly, reliable people right in your neighborhood to help you get items on your to-do list done. You can post for tasks like: shopping, furniture assembly and online research. […]