TESTED: Icebreaker Base Layers

I recently had the pleasure of partaking in a fantastic adventure through Switzerland and Norway through December. While it was indeed an extraordinary experience and unforgettable vacation, it was sometimes freezing, if not frigid. As a good Canadian boy, I’ve gotten used to colder weather. Still, seeing that I live in southern Ontario, I don’tContinue reading “TESTED: Icebreaker Base Layers”

TESTED: MuskOx Flannel Shirts & Jackets

Over here at ADDICTED, we love a great flannel. It might be the look, the feel, or maybe just the warmth they offer in the cold Canadian winter; either way, to us, they are a staple for those in a colder climate. So, when we recently came across MuskOx, we had to test out theirContinue reading “TESTED: MuskOx Flannel Shirts & Jackets”

TESTED: Vessi’s Sunday Slippers

Over the last few years, I’ve been searching for new slippers that are high quality, well made, that are also comfortable and have good tread. I know it’s a tall ask, but, after what seemed like a year’s searching, I’ve finally found a pair I love. Say hello to the Sunday Slippers from Vessi. KnowContinue reading “TESTED: Vessi’s Sunday Slippers”

The Perfect Coat for Every Season

Every year when the colder weather starts rolling in, I crack out my winter coats and put my summer coats away. Still, over the last few years, since the weather has been all over the place, I find that I end up leaving out my fall, winter and spring coats to use from September tillContinue reading “The Perfect Coat for Every Season”

TESTED: Eco-Friendly Products from Earth Breeze

Over the last few years, I have become more aware of my environmental impact. First, it started with Tupperware and moved into dryer balls. Bamboo and metal straws, beeswax wraps instead of plastic, silicone bags instead of ziplock, and over the last year, I’ve switched to using sheets for an all-purpose cleaner, toilet cleaner, floorContinue reading “TESTED: Eco-Friendly Products from Earth Breeze”

The Easiest Way to Grow Herbs Indoors at Home

While some places in the world have warm enough weather to grow outdoors all year round, for people like myself, who live in Canada, that’s not the case. Here in Toronto, we have the spring and summer to grow outside, and the rest of the year is far too cold to do much of anything.Continue reading “The Easiest Way to Grow Herbs Indoors at Home”

TESTED: Shark Steam & Scrub Floor Mop

I like to think I know my stuff when it comes to cleaning. I use eco-friendly cleaning products, biodegradable sponges, and earth-friendly laundry detergent and have found the perfect products within that spectrum that do a truly outstanding job. While I also have some great floor cleaners, I wanted to find a great mop orContinue reading “TESTED: Shark Steam & Scrub Floor Mop”

TESTED: Fitbit Versa 3

While the Fitbit became famous for counting steps, its selection of new products goes way beyond that. The Versa 3 from Fitbit is a whole new world documented right from your wrist, from a connected device to a sleep tracker to a step counter. I have to admit, when I first heard about Fitbit, asContinue reading “TESTED: Fitbit Versa 3”

Finding the Perfect Pillow for You

I’ve been searching for the perfect pillow for years, and as a product tester and editor, I have tested some great pillows, but I’ve never found the perfect one for me. I’ve been lucky enough to find a mattress I love, sheets that bring me joy, and a bedroom that I made over to love,Continue reading “Finding the Perfect Pillow for You”

TESTED: The Unscented Company

This past fall, my partner and I stayed at an Airbnb in the country to get away from the busy city, and while visiting, we used the shampoo that the host left. That shampoo was made by The Unscented Company. The shampoo was simple, fragrance-free and did a great job cleaning my hair and leavingContinue reading “TESTED: The Unscented Company”