The polar bear has his very own bottle, me too!

1 Apr

Photo 19-03-2014 5 24 28 pmI love bottles, I carry mine everyday from home to the office and back home.
I also love to have my bottle when I travel.
My collection includes
. 2 aluminium Kleen Kantean (one double-wall, one regular simple wall),
. one Bryta with a filter,
. one spill-free Contigo,
and since a few days, a super cool Polar Bottle!

Again, I left home without my bottle, I was desperate and needed a bottle for the next 10 days in hot and sunny Miami. I couldn’t buy just any bottle! I needed a cool bottle that I would keep using back home.
After “a little benchmark of the market”, my choice went for the Polar Bottle.
A double-wall plastic bottle with a cool design but also practical and optimized for the best usage.
The characteristics of the Polar Bottle are the following
. light because of plastics,
. safe for your health because BPA and phthalate-free,
. dishwasher-safe (put in the top rack),
. freezer-safe,
. easy to maintain thanks to a removable valve,
. spill-free, and I tested it in my backpack where it’s laying on the bottom full of liquid and not a drop!

It’s not only a cheap ($10,95 for the 20 ounces) but also a trusted and stylish bottle.

More infos
. Official PolarBottle website
. Follow @PolarBottle
. Instagram PolarBottle

Never too cool or too cold!

24 Mar

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Running like a rabbit on the treadmill?
Watching a tennis match in Crandown Park (Sony Open) by 80F?
Photo 20-03-2014 5 34 53 pmOr just seating on the deck with a cold root beer watching the turtles in the river in Palm Beach Gardens during a hot afternoon ?

And you would like to cool down a bit? I got your back and found you the perfect solution: move to London!
Just kidding, to cool down during my gym workout, I can’t part from my towel. It’s not just a towel, it’s a smart towel that cools me Photo 19-03-2014 5 18 43 pmdown.

How does it work?
1. Drown the towel in the sink, the microfibers love the water/sweat and will absorb it
2. Soak the towel
3. Snap it so the air flow will activate the cooling down process
4. Wear it around your neck, you will immediately feel the cooling effect

The towel is used by pro golfers, football players, tennis men and women and … me, so why not you too?

The Enduracool towel is made by the American company Mission. It exists in 2 sizes (large in 7 colours for $14,99, XL in 3 colors for $19,99).
Also in that line, the cooling hoodie, the skull cap as well as the arm sleeves.

Did you know that the Enduracool towels are
. chemical-free
. light
. UPF50 protection
. reusable and you wash it cold in machine

More infos
. Official website MissionAthletecare.com
. Follow @MissionAthlete

Sent by my iPhone? What about your e-mail signature?

17 Mar

imageWhat’s your signature ?
When you send a mail with a smartphone, you have an automatic not-always-wanted signature at the bottom of your mail.
For the iPhone, it simply says “sent by my iPhone” but I’m sure that, like me, you would like to customise it!

Let’s do this in 3 clicks on your iPhone!
. ClickOne, Go to “Settings
. ClickTwo, select “Mails/Contacts/Calendars”
. Then scroll down to ClickThree “Signature
You can have one signature for all your email accounts or one for each account.
I decided to customise my signature for each account (one professional and one personal).

imageNow, it’s your turn ;-) but here is the tip: type your data, don’t copy/paste your signature from a mail or doc because then when you type your messages, the automatic warp won’t work and you will be written “outside” your screen and it’s a pain …

Innovative products soon in my pocket

10 Mar

20140307-082634.jpgNiteize is a great brand for indoor daily uses and outdoor activities.
I use everyday their biners, gearties and flashlight and … I’m not a hunter.
It’s an innovative brand which keeps developing new products, so I have to keep it up and test their new products.

And talking about new products, 4 raised my interest during my lunch break: the Screenskate to wipe clean my iPhone screen, the Doohickey key tool to basically do everything I can’t do with my fingers and nails, the Inova Squeeze light to have a tiny light always with you and the Geartie mount perfect to tie and not loose my earphones.

They are ordered and I will start testing them very soon now. Stay tuned …

Breaking news, I chased a great deal for you!

4 Mar

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You want to test the Polagram app and send some pictures to mom, BFF or to yourself? Then use the promotional code “CHASEITOR” and get 25% OFF when checking out.

It’s valid
. worldwide
. on any Polagram products
. until March 8th!!

Do you still want my picture? Part2

3 Mar

PolagramI already introduced you to Polagram, the app to print your beautiful pictures on paper, stickers, iPhone cases, …

Now, I’m testing it and decided to go for the PolaSticks and the PolaStyle.

The PolaSticks.
PolagramBasically, I’m seduced by the fact that Polagram will print my pictures on high quality re positionable stickers.Polagram
I’m able to stick and re-stick them on any slick surfaces (windows, fridge, back of the drawers and shelves, …) without destroying the material.
It’s perfect for the office and home! And I’m sure my nephews will love it. Better than magnets!

The hardest part was to chose 9 of my best shots.
My pictures come from my “Camera roll“.
Then, when my selection is completed, I simply followed the path to ordering and delivering.

Then I started to chase the mailman for my PolaSticks. I didn’t know what to expect. Thin or thick ? Durability ? Stick and re stick 2 times and then no more ?

Then I received my pink envelop and was surprised by the super thin stickers.

And I started to stick, un stick, re stick, un stick … Until I found the right spot, took me a full day.
The stickers are super resistant and keep the material clean as promised.

It’s really a cool product and since then I ordered another set of 9 PolaSticks with family and holidays pictures

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Then I wanted to send some souvenir pictures to a friend living down under in Australia.
I decided to go for the “PolaStyle” and to have it delivered straight to my friend’s mailbox in Melbourne.
Same process here too,
. selection from my Camera roll, but also from Facebook, Instagram and Twitter and this is neat,
. edit/crop if needed,
. add a personal message,
. then fill in the address of my friend, pay using PayPal or bank cards and without more ado, the prints are in their way (delivery the next day)!
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I already sent another set of pictures to Belgium.

I’m now a regular customer of Polagram!

You want to test the app and send some pictures to mom, BFF or to yourself? Then I advise you use the promotional code “CHASEITOR” and get 25% OFF when checking out (valid worldwide on any Polagram products, until March 8th)!
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More info
. Download Polagram on the iTunes app
. Twitter @Polagram
. Instagram Polagram

Let’s be friends and connect

28 Feb

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Instagram @chaseitorbchased

Happy Friday!

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