Are you excited about the first Aggie home game this season at Kyle Field?
If you already have plans to tailgate, Lifestyle Expert Suzie Chase Brown is here with some fun and affordable inventions for the big game!
Some tailgaters are known to open up a little wine. But who wants the hassle of removing the cork at a tailgate party? The Smart Touch Wine Opener remove corks effortlessly using just two fingers to turn. Pulls out the wine cork as you twist; the twist-and-pull action never breaks the cork. Enclosed corkscrew with elegantly designed gearing ensures a simple, smooth and effortless operation. Comes with a foil cutter that clips onto the unit for storage. Small, lightweight and compact design allows it to store easily in kitchen drawers and it’s portable for travel, picnics and parties. $24.99; www.viatekproducts.com
Meet your new drinking buddy. The Brew2Go is a double-walled BPA-free upgraded plastic drink tumbler that is top rack dishwasher approved. It has a closeable lid that holds 16 oz. of beer, prevents spills, condensation and keeps the bugs out. This beer tumbler is sure to make your outdoor (and indoor) beer drinking fun, easy and safe. The “beer to go” plastic drink tumbler is perfect for tailgating, at a sporting event or concert, and also ideal for the pool where glass bottles are not allowed. The insulated dual chamber design keeps your beer colder for longer. $16.99; http://store.theproductfarm.com/
A Texas-based company is making news across the nation with the Big O Key Ring from O-Venture. Leave the purse at home and just take your keys on the leather Big O Key Ring. It is stylish and practical! Add the Ossential Card case and you can be hands-free for the day! Just wear it or throw it in your backpack and it will always be easy to find. www.O-venture.com
Move over bags, beer pong and Jengo, and say hello to Phlat Ball, the unique sports toy that transforms from a 9″ disc to a 6″ ball when thrown. It’s time-delay transformation adds a twist to outdoor and tailgate games. Throw a disc, catch a ball! Phlat Ball is sure to be a big hit in parking lots across America this tailgating season. It’s soft so it won’t scratch or dent cars in parking lots. $14.99; www.goliathgames.us
Cleanup after a tailgate party just got a whole lot easier with the Broomy, which combines a broom and dustpan in one convenient package. The full-size broom and dustpan folds down to a single compact unit. It easily stores almost anywhere. And the built-in handle makes it even more portable. It weighs only two pounds and is available in two colors: silver and red. $19.95;http://viatekproducts.com/broomy/
Smart Touch Wine Opener