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Try It Before You Buy It: Perfect Bacon Bowl

1:22 PM, Mar 5, 2014

The Perfect Bacon Bowl makes a small bacon bowl in the microwave. A college student puts it to the test.

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Try It Before You Buy It: Wow Cup

10:42 AM, Jan 8, 2014

The Wow Cup advertises itself as a spill-proof alternative to a sippy cup. A mother and her toddler son test it.

Try It Before You Buy It: Sunny Side Out

11:12 AM, Dec 23, 2013

Sunny Side Out makes it easy to separate egg yolks from whites. A viewer tests it in her kitchen.

Try It Before You Buy It: Top 10 Preschool Toys

10:14 AM, Dec 20, 2013

All 37 Goddard Schools across the country have tested holiday toys for infants through preschool-age children.

Try It Before You Buy It: Wing Control Dusty

12:46 PM, Dec 12, 2013

This toy, inspired by Disney's "Planes," allows children to control it with their bodies. Two toy-loving 4-year-old girls test it at daycare.

Try It Before You Buy It: Smart Mop

9:37 AM, Dec 4, 2013

The Smart Mop claims to wring out easily, soak up quickly and wash up nicely in the washing machine. A homeowner tests it on her floors.

Try It Before You Buy It: Zoomies

7:43 AM, Dec 4, 2013

Zoomies are binoculars worn like sunglasses. An outdoorsy gentleman tests them on a sunny day.

Try It Before You Buy It: Butterball Indoor Electric Turkey Fryer

11:14 AM, Nov 25, 2013

Butterball has a new line of electric indoor fryers that promise more safety and less hassle. A turkey lover tests one, just in time for Thanksgiving.

Try It Before You Buy It: eKlenz

2:21 PM, Nov 20, 2013

eKlenz is a sponge with groves made specifically for cleaning remote controls. Is it worth the extra cost? A mom puts it to the test.

Try It Before You Buy It: EZ Moves

12:19 PM, Nov 14, 2013

EZ Moves is a do-it-yourself furniture moving system. A viewer tests it when she's ready to move her couch.

Try It Before You Buy It: Hurricane 360 Spin Mop

11:29 AM, Nov 14, 2013

The Hurricane 360 Spin Mop is supposed to swivel for a thorough clean. A first-time homeowner tests it in her kitchen.

Try It Before You Buy It: Vidalia Chop Wizard

9:09 AM, Nov 12, 2013

The Vidalia Chop Wizard claims to make it easier to cut vegetables. A mother of three puts it to the test.

Try It Before You Buy It: Air Curler

8:41 AM, Nov 7, 2013

Air Curler promises to curl a full head of hair in seconds. Kate, who loves her hair curly, puts it to the test.

Local Man Last 'Enola Gay' Survivor

The last surviving crew member of the B-29  "Enola Gay" that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima lives in Stone Mountain. Theodore "Dutch" Van Kirk invited 11Alive News over to share his memories on Veterans Day.

8:53 PM, Nov 11, 2010

Action Ministries

3rd annual Smart Lunch, Smart Kid summer feeding program.

12:47 PM, Jul 23, 2014

Kids Use CPR to save 12 week old baby

What would you do if your child all of a sudden stopped breathing? It's a frightening scenario that one Marietta mother found herself in just last week.

5:55 PM, Mar 14, 2013

Medical Weight Loss Solutions

Lose weight and feel great!

1:43 PM, Jul 29, 2014

Chef Joe Truex

The chef is back with all new recipes for your summer.

12:50 PM, Jul 16, 2014

Top 10 Farmers Markets in Metro Atlanta

We've compiled a list of the Top 10 Farmers Markets in Metro Atlanta for foodies, organic food enthusiasts and people looking for something to do.

7:59 AM, Apr 16, 2011

Making Cell Phone Call Forces AirTran Flight Back to Terminal

An AirTran Passenger continuing a cell phone call during taxi for takeoff forces plane back to gate

7:13 PM, Nov 19, 2009

Catch It Quick Chicken Dish

The easy recipe is sure to score big points for the big game!

12:52 PM, Feb 4, 2010

Father and mother of woman who died in fall from hotel sues

The father of a woman who died after a fall from 10th-story Atlanta hotel room has filed a lawsuit against the hotel and its corporate owner.

4:47 PM, Jun 7, 2011

Five Ways to Get Georgia Aquarium Discounts

The Georgia Aquarium can be a pricy outing: Adult General Admission Tickets are $26 and kids are $19.50, but there are several ways to save money on a visit.

7:52 PM, Sep 1, 2010


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