Redeemed by DaySpring

When I signed up to to review one of DaySpring’s (in)spired deals for April, I didn’t plan on posting my review on the very last day of the month, a week later than requested by the powers that be.  I didn’t know that my foot would be rockin’ a cam boot or that my heartContinue reading “Redeemed by DaySpring”

Cards Still Make a Difference & Giveaway!

{More info on these cards} We have more excuses than ever not to send cards for birthdays, anniversaries, and other special occasions: The price of stamps just increased.  Again.  Cards aren’t eco-friendly (even though they can be recycled and are often made out of recycled materials).  And, of course, there just isn’t enough time toContinue reading “Cards Still Make a Difference & Giveaway!”

Product Review:: I’m (In)Courage’d by Cards + {$35 Gift Code Giveaway Closed}

I used to think greeting cards were a scam.  How could an overpriced piece of paper with a picture on the front really make a difference?  While I always appreciated a nice card given to me by a loved one (especially when it contained cash), I questioned why I would spend money on a cardContinue reading “Product Review:: I’m (In)Courage’d by Cards + {$35 Gift Code Giveaway Closed}”

Updated Review Policy and My Love Note to the FTC

Hear ye, hear ye!  I have updated parts of Backseat Writer’s Review Policy and added a bit of plain speak to my FTC Disclosure.  Read on, you know you want to… REVIEW POLICY Request for reviews/interview/marriage proposals can be sent to Why, yes, I would love to review your album, book, movie, or product! Continue reading “Updated Review Policy and My Love Note to the FTC”

Product Review:: Capturing Couture Camera Straps

How do you take pictures like this?  Easy.  You practice.  Seriously, there are photography tips galore to be found in book and on the internet (I highly recommend Digital Photography School). But you know what makes taking great pictures a lot easier (and much more fun)?  A quality camera strap that is comfortable and fashionable,Continue reading “Product Review:: Capturing Couture Camera Straps”

Upcoming Review:: Lola Dog Harness from CSN Stores

You know what I love about CSN Stores?  The fact they have over 200+ online stores with adorable products for every area of your home—like bathroom vanities (I so need one of those!), sofa pillows, décor, kitchen accessories, and so much more!  Plus, there are toys for the kids and even items for the familyContinue reading “Upcoming Review:: Lola Dog Harness from CSN Stores”

Netbooks 101:: Shopping For a Netbook—What Kind Should I Buy? (Part 2)

Welcome to Part 2 of my series on buying a netbook!  Be sure to read the first part of Netbooks 101 “Let’s Get Technical–What is a Netbook?”  It’s full of technical stuff that may or may not be accurate. OK, now that we’re done with the boring technical part, let’s talk actual machines.  When buyingContinue reading “Netbooks 101:: Shopping For a Netbook—What Kind Should I Buy? (Part 2)”

Review:: My Tasty Cuisinart Flavor Duo Ice Cream Maker!

A few weeks ago I told you CSN Stores agreed to send me a Cuisinart Pure Indulgence Ice Cream Maker to review.  Unfortunately, that was model was out of stock.  So instead the fine folks at CSN sent me something even better—the Cuisinart ICE-40 Flavor Duo, which makes ice cream, frozen yogurt, and sorbets.  InsteadContinue reading “Review:: My Tasty Cuisinart Flavor Duo Ice Cream Maker!”