How to Set the Sleep Timer on Original Amazon Alexa Echo Gen 1 Smart Speaker

The original (first) Amazon Alexa Generation One Echo smart speakers now provide a sleep timer function that you can set and cancel with your voice! The Alexa sleep timer works by asking Alexa to play an internet radio station, podcast, flash briefing, or some other streaming service. Then, once the media is streaming, you ask … Continue reading How to Set the Sleep Timer on Original Amazon Alexa Echo Gen 1 Smart Speaker



How to Set the Sleep Timer on the Original Google Home Smart Speaker

The original Google Home smart speaker now features a sleep timer function that you can set and cancel with voice commands! You first start your speaker playing content from an internet radio station, podcast, news source, or some other streaming service. Then, you ask Google Home to play the stream for only as long as … Continue reading How to Set the Sleep Timer on the Original Google Home Smart Speaker



How to Set the Sleep Timer on Amazon Alexa Echo Dot Gen 2 Smart Speaker

The smaller Amazon Alexa Echo Dot Generation 2 smart speakers now provide a useful sleep timer function that you can command with your voice! Ask Alexa to play an internet radio station, podcast, flash briefing, or other streaming service. Then, once the broadcast is playing, ask her play for only as long as you wish, … Continue reading How to Set the Sleep Timer on Amazon Alexa Echo Dot Gen 2 Smart Speaker



How to Set the Sleep Timer on Amazon Alexa Echo Gen 2 Smart Speaker

The generation 2 Amazon Alexa Echo smart speakers now provide a sleep timer function that you can set and cancel with your voice! You use it by asking Alexa to play an internet radio station, podcast, flash briefing, or some other streaming service. Then, once the media is playing, you ask her play the stream … Continue reading How to Set the Sleep Timer on Amazon Alexa Echo Gen 2 Smart Speaker



How to Use the Sleep Timer Feature on the Google Home Mini Smart Speaker

The Google Home Mini smart speakers now feature a sleep timer function that you can set and cancel with voice commands! You use it by starting your speaker playing content from an internet radio station, podcast, news source, or some other streaming service.  Then, you ask it play the stream for only as long as … Continue reading How to Use the Sleep Timer Feature on the Google Home Mini Smart Speaker



Taylor Dual Event Count Up Count Down Timer 5872-9 Review

In preps for the extensive cooking that we do over the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays, we picked up one of these Taylor Dual Event Countup Countdown Timers, model 5872-9. While cooking such large-scale meals, we usually have multiple foods baking, boiling, marinating, and simmering at the same time, and we’re only so good at starting … Continue reading Taylor Dual Event Count Up Count Down Timer 5872-9 Review



Acurite Digital Kitchen Timer 00291E Review

In preps for the extensive cooking that we do over the Halloween and Thanksgiving holidays, we bought a Acurite Digital Kitchen Timer 00291E for approximately $6. While cooking such large-scale meals, we usually have multiple foods baking, boiling, marinating, and simmering at the same time, and we’re only so skilled at starting them all so that they finish … Continue reading Acurite Digital Kitchen Timer 00291E Review