I don't know about you, but it seems like the older I get, the more excited I get about appliances and gadgets that can make my life easier. I got a Kitchen Aid mixer for Christmas last year and you would have thought I just hit the lotto. Now I've got my eye on some new smart appliances and gadgets that will be perfect for anyone left on your Christmas list.
I was pretty apprehensive about these guys, but turns out they've made some major improvements over the years. Anything that does my least favorite cleaning task for me is a winner in my book. You just set it to CLEAN and the Roomba will take care of all your laminates, hardwoods, carpets, and tile. Once Roomba is done, it will go back to its charging dock to get ready for its next cleaning.
Breville Barista Express Expresso Machine
In the world of coffee, fresh is best. The build-in grinder allows users to get the freshest and best tasting brew without leaving the house. Whether you're a beginner barista or a pro, this machine is perfect for any coffee lover.
Cuisinart CSO-300 Combo Steam/Convection Oven
This steam oven makes a great edition to any kitchen. Tired of the same old dried out meals? This oven will keep meat moist and is perfect for cooking veggies. It even proofs bakery quality breads, rolls, and donuts. Sign me up!
LQ SmartThinQ Refrigerator
This is not your average refrigerator. The LQ Smart ThinQ features an 8"" WiFi enabled LCD screen and smartphone app so you can keep track of expiration dates and recipes. The LQ French door refrigerator style gives owners even more usable space and it's energy star qualified so you don't have to worry about it being an energy hog.