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Prana Halle Short II

Prana Halle Short II Is a Key Short for Summer

By Jill | May 20, 2022

Summer isn’t summer without shorts. Sure, perhaps you wear them year-round, but for others the annual switch from pants to shorts in wardrobes are cause for celebration. Plus, shorts are travel essentials in many destinations.   You may recall that a few months ago, I reviewed the Prana Halle Jogger II pants and placed them…

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Outdoor Research Vantage Bralette

Comfortable for Adventure: Outdoor Research Women’s Vantage Bralette

By Jill | May 13, 2022

Bras can provide a necessary service, but bras that don’t breathe well or wick sweat are more than irritating, especially when you need to move on an adventure, are working out indoors, or are just walking around the block. Even if you get all your other clothing items right for the adventure, a bad bra…

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Patagonia Tadra Tank

Adventure on with Patagonia Women’s Tadra Tank Top and Maipo Rock Crops

By Jill | May 6, 2022

Now that spring has settled in and summer is around the corner, a lot of travelers are starting to think about refreshing their warm-weather travel wardrobe. The same goes for me. I did a major closet cleaning in December, and while I have plenty of gear to see me through seasons, I usually need just…

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Gregory Border Traveler 30L

By Christian Parrott | November 5, 2021

The Gregory Border Traveler 30L backpack is simply the best backpack I have ever owned. The quality of this backpack is unmatchable compared to the backpacks I have laying around my house. There are so many compartments to store away your goods and keep them fresh. I love all the compartments so you can divide all…

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Mustang Survival Bluewater Roll Top Dry Bag

By Christian Parrott | November 2, 2021

The Mustang Survival Bluewater Roll Top Dry Bag is an incredible product that is built to last. I can tell by the quality of construction that this bag will last through anything. I’ve always been in the search for a dry bag that would withstand the beating of traveling through harsh conditions. I know for…

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Zenbivy Light Quilt 10* Degree

By Christian Parrott | October 24, 2021

Zenbivy Light Quilt 10* Degree   As I first placed my hands on the Zenbivy Light Quilt 10 degree, I was astonished at how incredible the quality of this product is. It has the softest touch and feel which gives you the comfort you need in cold temperatures. I’ve never had a sleeping bag or…

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