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The Reviews are Coming!

During the holidays, I had fun writing a gift guide using only products I own and enjoy in real life. This gave me the idea to make unsponsored reviews a regular occurrence on my blog, starting immediately (which, if you look at my last review, apparently means 3 months later.) Yes, there are reviews on sites like Amazon, but I'm always skeptical that those are real, or worry that they're actually one big joke and I'm just not getting it.

Some past kinda-sorta reviews:

Calphalon Contemporary Pans (The Teflon folks weren't happy and let me know it.)(Come to think of it, writing that will certainly attract their attention again, and they aren't going to like it this time either!)

Easy Feet - As Seen on TV (This post offended a reader who said they couldn't bend to wash their feet, so I felt like a jerk.)(My Easy Feet review follow up is that it quickly morphed into a slimy, bacteria-infested health hazard, complete with black fuzzies, so...)

I'm hoping to adhere to a 5 day posting schedule from now on, alternating between review and non-review posts, so make me stick with it. This Thursday, when there is almost certainly no new blog post, be sure to hound and harass me. I'll mentally curse you out, but its for my own good and I'll eventually see that you're not the *$&#^(*)#&%(#$&^% I'd originally made you out to be.

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