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Misfit Shine Fitness and Activity Monitor – Review

By Erin L / May 29, 2016 / 1 Comment

The Misfit Shine is a sleek and chic fitness monitor and activity band that can be both worn on the wrist, talked into a sock or sports bra, or tucked neatly into one of the beautiful accessory pieces of jewelry the company offers. Right out of the gate, the Misfit Shine is one of the…

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Review: Jabra Sport Coach – Wireless Bluetooth In-ear Headphones that give you fitness feedback

By Erin L / July 20, 2015 / Comments Off on Review: Jabra Sport Coach – Wireless Bluetooth In-ear Headphones that give you fitness feedback

Cords suck at the gym.  They get tangled in your equipment, wrapped around your arms, and generally get in the way. So I was happy to test out a new set of (mostly) wireless headphones this week from Jabra.  The Jabra Sport Coach headphones fit snugly in your ear, and lock in place with customizable…

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Travel Gadgets & 5 Top Travel Tips

By Erin L / June 8, 2015 / 1 Comment

We all look forward to travel in the busy summer season.  With the number of travellers climbing, and delays inevitable, it’s a good idea to bring along some tech to keep you sane, entertained and connected while on vacation, whether it’s a plane trip or a road trip.  This week on CTV Morning Live I…

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‘Basis Peak’ Activity, Fitness and Heart Rate Monitor Review

By Erin L / February 21, 2015 / 1 Comment

Basis Peak is a sports and fitness watch with built-in activity monitor and heart rate monitor. The watch comes in both black and white, and the model I tested (black) has a very subtle white-on-black display, that’s very easy to read, yet not super glaring and in your face.  If that beautiful display has a…

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I Love Fitness Trackers, but the Ibitz Unity Misses the Mark. Here’s Why…

By Erin L / February 3, 2014 / Comments Off on I Love Fitness Trackers, but the Ibitz Unity Misses the Mark. Here’s Why…

I Love Fitness Trackers, but the Ibitz Unity Misses the Mark. Here’s Why… For the price, the Ibitz is a decent, and very basic step counter. But to me it’s missing some of those key elements I mentioned above, that make monitoring your fitness fun and entertaining — and that keep you wearing it. There’s…

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Products I’m LOVING Lately: FitBit Flex

By Erin L / June 18, 2013 / 9 Comments

Finally! My Fitbit Flex arrived last week, and it’s been arm candy ever since! The Flex is a fitness tracker built-in to a wrist band, that tracks your steps, counts how many calories you’re burning, and with the help of its super sleek app, how much food you’re eating, water you drink, and what you…

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