What an incredible year for Experimental Mommy! I have been able to perform my research or “review” many great products in 2010, but some really stood out as superior over time. I wanted to recognize the value of these products by awarding them the very first (and extremely prestigious) “Beaker Award!”
Best Educational Toy: VTech VReader; my five year old has learned so much from this toy and is reading quite well now.
Best Kitchen Item: FoldTuk Roaster; Thanksgiving turkey was a breeze in this roaster.
Best Electronic Device: VTech Cordless Phones; use these every single day…love.
Best Toddler Item: Little Looster; best potty tool EVER. Get one. Now.
Best Appliance: George Foreman Evolve Grill; makes the best bacon and sliders!
Best Sleep Solution: Sleepjoy Mattress Topper; my sister-in-law swears by this product!
Favorite Book: National Geographic Weird But True; what a fun read!
Favorite Food: Sucre King Cake; to die for. really.
Best How To: Peeling Crawfish; even my Dad got into the action!
Best Organizational Tool: Guidecraft See, Store and Take Along Storage; helped me claim my living room back.
Favorite Vacation Spot: Portofino Island; so many family friendly activities here!
Best Teacher’s Gift: PrintArt Kids Notepads; teachers loved this personal gift!
Reader’s Choice (most giveaway entries): Cracker Barrel $100 Gift Card with 2,448 entries; y’all must be hungry!
Hubby’s choice: FLOR; a rug you can take a part? Best product for homes with little ones!
Lily’s choice: KidCraft Playhouses; my daughters played with this every day for at least 3 months.
Aubrie’s choice: Incredibeds; great transitional bed for a toddler.
Best Moment: Sleeping in Cinderella’s Castle; still speechless.
The new year promises big things for Experimental Mommy and my readers!
Thanks for all the great comments and support in 2010!