Tactile Wet Measuring Spoons, Pitcher, and Funnel

Yesterday I wrote about the Boil Alert Disc listed on the Blind Kitchen’s website.  Their website also features a set of wet measuring spoons, a small pitcher, and a mini funnel that makes measuring liquids “simple and accurate, with less waste and mess.” The wet measuring spoons are easy to identify because of the tactile […]

Boil Alert Disc

The Blind Kitchen is a website featuring many adaptive tools, helpful strategies, and specialized knowledge for individuals with visual impairments.  One of the adaptive products listed on their website is the Boil Alert Disc.   The Boil Alert Disc assists in preventing messy boil-overs by creating a rattling noise to help you know when the food […]

step2bed bedside step stool

Step2Bed Bedside Step Stool

Last week, I wrote about Step2Tub, an assistive product that can help prevent falls while getting in and out of the tub.  The same company also offers Step2Bed, which can help users get in and out of bed more easily. Most beds sit too high, making them difficult to get in and out of.  Step2Bed […]

step2tub for bathroom safety

Step2Tub Portable Rail and Step for Bathroom

Getting in and out of the bathtub can be challenging for individuals aging in place and more.  If you’re looking for something to help prevent falls, check out the Step2Tub.  According to the product’s description, it is the “safest way to get in and out of the tub” independently.  The Step2Tub is made of industry-grade […]

Cough Drop symbols and pictures

CoughDrop App Frees Voices

CoughDrop founder Brian Whitmer found inspiration for the augmentative and alternative communication app (AAC) from his daughter. Due to Rett Syndrome, she is nonverbal, but as she grew older, Whitmer noticed she seemed “locked in” and eager to let her voice out. CoughDrop gives her and so many others the freedom to express themselves. CoughDrop […]

carroself smart pill organizer

Carroself Smart Pill Dispenser

There are several smart pill organizers available on the market, such as Hero or MedaCube.  Another available option is the Carroself Smart Pill Dispenser.  The Carroself dispenser is the “efficient way to take care of yourself.” According to the product’s website: “The Smart Pill Dispenser of Carroself provides a change in the perception of existing […]