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Tuesday, November 18, 2014
With the holiday season approaching, many folks will be traveling to spend time with their families. Along with traveling comes the process of packing.    Earlier this year we shared how to pack like a pro by rolling up t-shirts and binding them with rubber bands. It is a great way...
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
It’s Election Day! By now you have likely grown tired of commercials, yard signs, buttons and other forms of political advertising. Regardless of your political party, we wanted to ask for your vote for a creative friend of ours named Audrey Frazee. Audrey has been nominated for the...
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Halloween is tomorrow. As a busy, hard-working adult, it’s possible you may not have a costume selected and lack the time to shop for one. Before you begin to consider not dressing up, remember a rubber band can stretch your options. Back in June we wrote about how you can create super...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Remember a few months ago when we shared a Buzzfeed video featuring a “Watermelon explosion” trick? Well a similar stunt was demonstrated on The Tonight Show.  In the spirit of fall, and with Halloween coming up, The Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon played a game called “Pumpkin...
Thursday, October 16, 2014
We believe that we have the best fans! Time and time again we have come to you asking for support, and each time you have delivered. We hope you will consider doing the same again. Maxwell House Coffee is currently running a “Made Right Here” campaign, encouraging everyone to take...
Thursday, October 09, 2014
Remember the story of the Eraselet, the bracelet that erases? You may recall that an eight-year-old girl from Tennessee inspired the idea for the rubber band creation. Well that girl is Audrey Frazee, and she has been nominated for a TAGIE Award for Young Inventor of the Year.  We...
Tuesday, October 07, 2014
Lunar Gala is an annual fashion show put on by students at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pa. More than 1,000 people gathered to watch students walk the runway and flaunt a variety of styles at last year’s show.  We were excited when Miriam Buchwald, a junior industrial design...
Thursday, October 02, 2014
We were thrilled to watch a transformation project video blogger James Busvlogger documented.  James snagged an old, broken-down chest of drawers at his local recycling center for just a dollar. He documents how he cleans it up and puts it back together in a video. Watch how he...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Few emotions can compete with the intense fear and anxiety parents feel when their child goes missing. This can occur in a variety of circumstances, but a common scenario is getting separated in a public place like Disney World. We heard from one mother who has a process in place in case a child...