We are real, Domestic Square Peg reviewers who take a look, put it on or try it out to find if it “fits” or “fails”. We’ll let you know which products and services we think may or may not be the perfect fit for your busy DSP lifestyle. (DSP chooses the products and services independently. We do not accept incentives to test products.- Just in case you were wondering.)

Product Review: Downy Wrinkle Releaser

Downy Wrinkle Releaser® ”is an easy-to-use spray that reduces wrinkles and helps keep your clothes looking neat without the hassle of ironing. Its unique formula relaxes fabric fibers, helping to release wrinkles. Downy Wrinkle Releaser® leaves clothes with a light fresh scent.”
Cost:  $5.99 for 24 oz. bottle.

DSP Connie 

Since I usually get dressed at the gym, ironing isn’t an option. That’s when Downy Wrinkle Releaser®  comes in handy.  I am impressed at how quickly this simple (yet complex) spray takes my shirts and blouses from tired to tidy in literally no time.  After spraying it on two badly schmooshed shirts, I tugged and smoothed for just a few seconds, left them hanging for a minute and wow- like I just ironed them!  I can fit this kind of ironing into any bag.

DSP Lovey  

If there were two cotton shirts hanging side by side in a store and only one had a tag that read, “wrinkle free”, you can bet your last dollar that I would buy that one. I hate wrinkles almost as much as I hate ironing. But for those occasion where my practical brain went on break and I bought something that wrinkles the second I put it on I am glad there is a product like Downy Wrinkle Releaser. All I have to do is spray it on and smooth it out a bit and it looks pressed. Here is my only beef with this product. It has a perfume smell that is overwhelming which really bothered me. If they ever make a fragrance free option I will be a happy, wrinkle free camper!

DSP Dixie 

I iron semi-annually. Period. My dear husband even bought me a steamer which I thought was cool and imaged it would ‘iron’ out all my laundry woes. Nope. So I picked up a sample size Downy Wrinkle Releaser and brought with me on a recent girls trip to NYC. I tried it on a cotton sweater and it really did seem to smooth out the creases. I wish it would work on my husband’s dress shirts but it’s not for that sort of detail work. Sorry, DSP Lovey, but I liked the smell– it means I don’t have to wash the sweater as often now, especially because it may or may not have made an appearance or two at a smokey bar in the “City”.

DSP Kris 

It’s no wonder you’d be hard-up to find a true Domestic Square Peg who doesn’t adore a product that makes life just a tad bit simpler, so I predicted a fit on this one and my prediction was right on!  But I have to admit, I’m not so sure the concept is that much more effective than simply spraying water on anything wrinkled.  The point seems to “moisten” an item, smooth it out and let it dry.  Full disclosure?  Done that!  Regardless, the concept is solid and if you happen to like the scent, you get the added bonus of freshening your clothing.

Product Review: Honest Earth Creamy Mashed Potatoes

Honest Earth All Natural Creamy Mashed Potatoes are gluten free and contain no chemical additives or preservatives. Actually they only have three ingredients: Potatoes, Butter and Sea Salt. They can be purchased at Costco and the box contains 14, eight-serving … Read more »

Product Review: Banana Boat Sport Performance Ultra Mist Sunscreen Clear Spray

Banana Boat sunscreen is a staple in many family’s beach bags. The spray sunscreens seem to be all the rage these past few years. Your pals at Domestic Square Peg decided to one of the most popular brands.  We chose … Read more »

Product Review: Eggies

What are Eggies? Eggies are kitchen tools that are supposed to make cooking hard boiled eggs a cinch! No peeling shells, no waiting for the water to boil and no waiting for the eggs to cool before having to peel … Read more »

Review: SC Johnson Scrubbing Bubbles Toilet Cleaning Gel

What they claim: “You don’t have to take on toilet cleaning alone. Scrubbing Bubbles® Toilet Cleaning Gel takes care of the tough work for you by preventing the build-up of lime scale and toilet rings. Simply use the dispenser to … Read more »

Product Review: Diabeteze Nutrition Bar

Diabeteze bars are delicious all-natural nutrition bars that feature significant amounts of protein, fiber, and 19 vitamins and minerals to support healthy blood sugar levels and provide a healthy boost of energy. Cost:  Roughly $2.25/each. Available at Innovanutrition.com, Costco.com and various drugstores. DSP … Read more »

Product Review: L’OREAL EverCreme Intense Nourishing Shampoo and Conditioner

L‘OREAL’s EverCreme Intense Nourishing Shampoo and Conditioner  says it is the first sulfate-free moisture lock system that delivers lush 48-hour hydration without heavy coating waxes. DSP Connie  Well, this is a miracle- the very first time I used L’OREAL’s EverCreme … Read more »

Product Review: Colgate Wisp

Colgate® WISP™ the first disposable mini-toothbrush with a breath freshening bead that allows you to have a clean, fresh mouth with no water or rinsing. DSP Dixie  I discovered these little wonders at a local Dollar Store about 2 years ago. … Read more »

Product Review: Waring Pro Cordless Wine Opener

Some Domestic Square Pegs enjoy a glass (or three) of adult grape juice after a long day. We took on the arduous job of testing out a new wine opener … would it FIT for us or FAIL to make … Read more »

Product Review: Downy UNSTOPABLES™ In Wash Scent Booster

We test drove Downy UNSTOPABLES™ In Wash Scent Booster.  According to Downy, you add the feisty freshness of Downy UNSTOPABLES, an in wash scent booster, that goes beyond everyday freshness to keep active wear, towels, and other fabrics smelling “wow” right … Read more »