Gift Reviews: Nokia Lumia 920

Topping the gift giving charts this year is a smartphone and who doesn’t want the COOLEST phone on the block? Whether you’re a teen with your first phone or someone like ME who can’t imagine being without my phone, text, e-mails and internet for a hot minute, everyone wants this year’s upgrade. This season I’ve […]

Last minute: Gifts for the music enthusiast

It can often be difficult to find presents for someone who has different hobbies and interests. However with a little investigation and inspiration, it’s possible to find the gift they’ll love whatever the occasion. Here are a few suggestions for what to get the music enthusiast whether you’re buying for your dad, brother, son or […]

Holiday gift reviews: MyCafe

All of The Review Broads have ONE thing that binds us together. No – it’s not family (although Broad Z & Bro’ B are related) No – it’s not friendship (although Broad A & Broad Z are besties) No  – it’ not our love of books (that’s Broad A) No – it’s not the NEED […]

The gift money can’t buy

What the heck do I get for Sam? Sam is my cousin. Sam’s mom and I grew up as sister’s (our families shared a summer home), and we’ve grown to be more than just cousins. We’re the best of friends. So buying for Sam has to be like buying for my own son Ben. Sam […]

Holiday gifts: Jaymo’s Pixcase

Jaymo’s Pixcase Iphone 4/4S Picture Frame Case   Another stocking stuffer that will delight your preteens – the Pixcase phone case can be personalized by going to where customers have the ability to customize their photos. The Pixcase frame allows you to cut a picture out and place it into the frame and insert it on your iPhone.  […]

Gift giving: Decisions, decisions

It’s the age old Christmas dilemma, what do you buy the person that has everything? There’s plenty to keep you on your toes over the festive period so it’s always good to have a plan in place for your more challenging recipients! A Christmas hamper from Clearwater may just be your answer. If you visit […]

Christmas Gift Ideas: Pets

We have always been associated with keeping animals as pets, but now they are very much considered part of the family. Whether that be the trusty dog, cozy cat or even the fish – they are very much loved as a family member. And given that Christmas is very much a time for family and […]

Holiday Gifts: Books

THE BEST OF THE BROADS Broad A picks her top books to give this holiday season for your lover, friends, husband, wife, mad scientist and  GEEKS IN GENERAL. The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories 2  Author: Joseph Gordon-Levitt with HitRECord Like An Unfortunate Series of Events (Lemony Snickett) this little book carries enchanting and strange tiny […]

Holiday Gifts for the chefs in the family

Whether it be mom or dad, a teen or toddler – the kitchen is where so  many find inspiration. All except for “Z” who finds her inspiration at the other end of the phone line placing her take-out order. This year’s BEST OF THE BROADS includes gifts for those who UNLIKE Z, can actually remember […]

Pet Product Reviews: Chief Furry Officer

Chief Furry Officer  Indulgences for Pets and Owners  In Barrington, Rhode Island, where I met Broad Z (at the do park of course!), I owned a very upscale dog boutique. I searched high and low for the BEST in dog accessories because I am a dog fanatic! My little dachshund is my best friend (and […]