You’d probably think a guacamole company’s story would start with an avocado tree. But our story starts with a man named Don Bowden. In 1989, this Dallas restaurant owner started to look for a pre-made guacamole to serve in his Mexican restaurants. His biggest problem was that avocados start to brown as soon as you cut them open. Don knew that solving this problem without using lots of additives and preservatives would not be easy. But Don doesn’t do things the easy way; he does things the right way. In his search for the best guacamole, he discovered High Pressure Processing (HPP) Technology. When used on guacamole, the end result is a completely 100% all natural, fresh tasting product. Every package of guacamole and salsa we produce is made with the same attention to quality and safety that was important to Don 25 years ago. Continue reading “[Review] Wholly Guacamole” »
Archives for December 2012
Disney Publishing Worldwide (DPW) is the world’s largest publisher of children’s books and magazines, with over 250 million children’s books and over 400 million children’s magazines sold each year. Disney Publishing Worldwide consists of an extensive worldwide licensing structure as well as vertically integrated publishing imprints including Disney Book Group in the U.S., Disney Libri in Italy and Disney Libros in Spain. DPW publishes a range of children’s magazines globally including Topolino, Le Journal de Mickey, and Donald Duck, as well as family titles in the U.S. which include Disney Family Fun and Phineas and Ferb. Continue reading “[Review HGG] Disney Pixar Cars” »
Lay-n-Go is a patent pending multi-award winning mat, cleanup, carryall, and storage solution in one for home and on the go. Smart and easy design is at the heart of each and every product. From the beginning, their focus has been, to make life easier and more enjoyable by helping to solve basic cleanup and organizational challenges in daily routines; this is design with a purpose and a brand that is focused on durability, style and innovative functionality. Continue reading “[Review] LayNGo” »
These coated EVA Smart Mats are as convenient as they are useful. They are easy to wash clean of dirt and spills and are easy to travel and store. Children can use their own play cars to race around town or use their animal figures for jungle play. Great for playrooms, classrooms, the beach or yard. PlaSmart has a wide variety of toys to enjoy for all ages, and has many fun and interacting toys. Continue reading “[Review] Happyville Smart Mat” »
PlaSmart Inc. began its journey to worldwide success within the toy industry with the introduction of the Plasmacar in 2003. With the tremendous success of this ingenious, battery-free, kid-powered ride-on toy, we have since continued to dedicate ourselves to providing innovative, unique, time-honored toys that are sure to be classics and enjoyed by children and parents alike, for several generations to come. Continue reading “[Review] Plasma Car” »
JOLLY TIME has banded together with another centenarian, family-owned business, Habelman Cranberry, to help you pass along a holiday tradition so antiquated that it began when there weren’t lights to put on trees: Stringing cranberry popcorn garlands. Festive and family-friendly, this beautiful craft will be sure to bring together the people who make it, as well as those you gift it to. Continue reading “[Review] JOLLY TIME Pop Corn” »
Nintendo Modern handheld gaming has long been dominated by Nintendo and Sony. Each hardware manufacturer has multiple viable offerings derived either directly, or evolving from the respective DS and PlayStation Portable product lines. All of these devices are impressive multi functional devices, with designs meant to encourage game play on the go, integration with the Internet, backwards compatibility to previous games, and so on, but each goes about this in different ways. Taking a few minutes to examine the main features, and getting more familiar with available options, accessories and possible limitations of each handheld is the optimal way to determine which is the best choice for a player. Nintendo DS Lite revolutionizes the way games are played with ultra-bright dual screens and touch-screen technology. Connect wirelessly to Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection and put your skills to the test against players across the room or across the world. With impressive 3D rendered graphics and ultra-bright screens, Nintendo DS Lite delivers cutting-edge portable games for fans of any genre. With the Nintendo DS Headset, you can talk and chat over Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection or voice command games. Continue reading “[Review] Nintendo DS” »
Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two that you are welcome to feature in your Holiday Gift Guide. In addition to the new game, I invite you to giveaway one limited-edition Oswald The Lucky Rabbit hat we created to celebrate Walt Disney’s original cartoon star becoming a playable video game character for the first time!
Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two immerses players in Wasteland, a world filled with 80 years of Disney’s forgotten characters and attractions lovingly crafted by industry luminary Warren Spector.
- For the first time, Mickey and Oswald join forces as true partners. Players can play solo as Mickey Mouse, using his magical brush to paint in or erase the game world, or with a friend as Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, commanding electricity with his powerful remote control.
- The exciting drop-in, drop-out 2-player co-op mode makes Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two not only a great gift for teens and kids but also a family affair.
- The video game is available on all major gaming systems including Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii U, Wii, and 3DS. PC/MAC will be available January 2013.
Disney fans, gamers and parents can buy Disney Epic Mickey 2 at $59.99 for PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii U, $49.99 for Wii and PC/MAC and $39.99 for Nintendo 3DS.
Thinkway Toys is a global toy company that designs and develops high quality products sold to retailers and distributors worldwide. Incorporated in 1984, the company is recognized as an industry leader with innovative electronic, interactive and animatronic products. Thinkway Toys was the original master toy licensee for Toy Story in 1995, starting a relationship with Disney/PIXAR that continues today. In addition, the company also has licensing relationships with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Marvel Studios. Thinkway Toys has offices in Canada, Hong Kong, China and Taiwan and is held privately, solely by it’s founder, Albert Chan, who serves as CEO and President and remains the driving force behind the company’s creativity and innovation. Continue reading “[Review HGG] Thinkway Toys” »
Let’s not forget our amazing line-up of last-minute offerings! With hundreds of gift ideas up our sleeves and dozens more available for same day and next day delivery, you can consider us your shopping saviors over at Shari’s Berries! Whether you’re on the hunt for a birthday gift, a get well soon treat, a sweet pick-me-up or an anniversary surprise, we can help you get some last minute gifts delivered in a flash. When the clock is ticking and time is running out, we’re the perfect people to turn to. Not just because we can put our professionals on the case, but because we can organize express deliver of anything from fresh and fragrant flowers, to large chocolate gift baskets and even decorated birthday cakes. In fact, out-of-the-blue cookie bouquets, flower arrangements and heartfelt sympathy and condolence gifts are our specialty. Continue reading “[Review HGG] Shari’s Berries” »
After researching and testing many different products and designs, at Loveable Labels. Laura created a line of labels that include Regular and Slimline Stickers, Shoe Labels, Iron-ons and Bag Tags. They are not only bright, fun and colourful but also met the high standards that parents have come to expect. The Regular and Slimline labels are microwave and dishwasher safe, the Iron-on labels stay put in the washer and dryer, the Shoe Labels have an extra strength adhesive to ensure they won’t come off and the Bag Tags are made of a durable and flexible plastic. Continue reading “[Review HGG] Loveable Labels” »
Something truly magical has happened to Bloom, an ordinary girl who discovers she’s really a fairy with extraordinary powers! Bloom learns to use her magical powers at the finest fairy school in all the realms, Alfea College. At Alfea, she meets her new best friends, Stella, Flora, Musa, Tecna and Aisha, and forms the Winx Club. Together, they study hard in school, hang out at their favorite spots in Magix and go on lots of exciting adventures. When faced with trouble, they transform into beautiful fairies and save the world from all sorts of villains, like The Trix, a trio of evil witches. But for these six fairies, nothing can defeat their powerful magic and even stronger friendship. Get ready to feel the magic! Continue reading “[Review HGG] Nickelodeon” »