Things Every Music Lover Needs to Own

If you are the type of person who really appreciates music, you deserve all the right gear. Here are some of the coolest things you can own as a music lover.

1. The Perfect Headphones

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Everyone is different, and the perfect headphones for me aren’t necessarily going to be the perfect headphones for you. You have to consider things like fit, style, sound, practicality, etc. So take the time to try out a variety of headphones, and find the pair you’re really going to love. Music is an entirely different experience on the right pair of headphones. It will change your life.

2. Turntable

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These are so cool, and they’re super convenient and easy to use.

3. This Gorgeous Grand

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Something for Every Kid

If there are kids in your life (whether they’re yours, your sibling’s, or a friend’s), you probably want to buy things for them. Giving kids gifts is always an adventure because if you give a child something and they don’t like it, you’ll know. So when you set the personal challenge for yourself to achieve a positive reaction from your young recipient, it’s particularly satisfying when you succeed. To help you with this task, we’ve compiled a list of gifts for children with various interests and personalities.

1. Video Games

Video games are a fun way to spend time for people of any age, and they frequently encourage imagination, strategic thinking, and teamwork. Browse our selection of Rated E gamesRead more...

What You Need to Get the Most Out of Your iPod/MP3 Player

So you just got a new iPod or MP3 Player. Awesome! Congrats on this improvement to your life. In order to get the most out of this investment, you’re going to want to make sure you have the necessary accessories.

1. Headphones

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This is obvious, and your device probably came with a pair, but I encourage you to look into what other options exist. You’ll be amazed at the possibilities, and at the incredible audio quality that comes with a really good pair of headphones. Worth it.

2. Case

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There are several options for cases, so you’ll be able to find something to work with your device and your lifestyle. You do need a case, though. It’s worth the low … Read more...

Upload Quality Photos Right from Your Camera!

Your phone isn’t the only device that can upload photos directly to social media. Many digital cameras can connect to Wi-Fi and do the same thing! We know you love the convenience of sharing your photos immediately after taking them, but you don’t have to sacrifice quality to do so. Here are a few of the many cameras that allow you to take gorgeous photographs and upload them with just a couple clicks.

Canon EOS 70D 20.2 MP DSLR

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Nikon 20.1 MP Point and Shoot

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Nikon D5300 24.2 MP DSLR

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Nikon D5500 18 – 55 VR DSLR

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Nikon Coolpix S9700 16.0 MP

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Nikon even offers photography classes, so you can learn all you need to know to start uploading … Read more...

P.C. Richard and Son Donates Two TVs to the UConn Health NICU

P.C. Richard and Son had the amazing honor of being able to donate two televisions to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at UConn Health. The TVs have been installed at the wash stations, where everyone who enters the unit is required to spend three minutes washing their hands.

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The TVs display important information for people to read while they wash their hands, including guidelines for how to properly handle the babies.

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We are so inspired by both the hard-working employees at UConn Health and the patients’ families. We’re proud to have been able to contribute to the continued growth of such a dedicated unit.

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Get Outside, Get Active, Get Healthy!

Now that the weather is the best it’s been all year, there’s no excuse to stay indoors! This is especially good news for those of you who aren’t fans of going to the gym. Now you can get outside to stay active and healthy!

If you don’t already have one, you’re going to want to get your hands on a Fitbit. Among other features, these sleek and stylish wristbands track your steps, calories burned, and active minutes, so you can make sure you’re on top of your health each day. It will be super encouraging to see your Fitbit track your activity now that the weather is warming up. We tend to be far less sedentary when the weather … Read more...

DIY Cupcake Ovens!

In the spirit of Appliance Employee Pricing, we made little ovens for our cupcakes! After printing templates from madebymarzipan.com, we got to work making tiny appliance homes for our cupcakes.

You’re better off printing the template directly on the paper you’re using, but we didn’t have paper in the right size, so we traced it instead.

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After about a half hour of folding (and regretting not tracing the lines more carefully), our ovens were nearly complete!

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Mine came out a little wonky, but I appreciate its personality!

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Now for the cupcakes! They’re super easy to make with a mini cupcake maker.

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If you make your own cupcake ovens, we’d love to see pics! Send them our way … Read more...

What’s in My Tutilo Tote Bag!

We are super excited about these Tutilo Tote Bags! They are so chic, spacious, and practical. Here’s what’s in mine!

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We want to know what’s in your bag! Send us pics on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram (@PCRichardandSon) with the hashtag #PCRwhatsinmybag, or let us know in the comments!

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Get Your Car Ready for Spring!

After a harsh winter full of damaging weather and road conditions, it’s time to get your car back in shape for spring. This is going to be a season full of adventures, so we need to make sure our vehicles are ready to go. Here’s how!

1. Give it a thorough cleaning. I’m talking both interior and exterior—your car needs it. Between all the snow and ice that was coating the paint and the dirt and grime that got caked in the carpet, your car is almost definitely in need of a good wash. Start by cleaning out all the junk you’ve accumulated during the winter. What are you keeping your car that doesn’t need to be thee? Is there … Read more...

How to Spend All the Money You’ll Save with Appliance Employee Pricing

We’re offering some of our best deals right now with employee pricing on appliances, so it’s a great time to save big on the things you need. Let’s say, for example, you need a new refrigerator. So you go to our website and find one you like. How about this one? Stainless steel. Classy. Good choice.

With employee pricing, you’ll save $600 when you purchase this fridge. That’s like getting a fridge and an opportunity at the same time! Here are some things you can do with $600:

1. You can get a nonstop, roundtrip flight from New York to Orlando for $179.71. That leaves extra money to put toward hotel and theme park costs! Spend a few days … Read more...