Leah Guill

Chaco Footwear is A Year Round Option for the Whole Family

By Leah Guill | April 12, 2018

Chaco Women Field Boot The Chaco Women Fields Boot combines style with authentic ruggedness.   The Chaco Women Field Boot’s durability make them perfect for backcountry adventures. TheseChaco Women Field boots are made of two-tone flat black and green leather, giving them a sleek, clean look.  They are much more attractive than your average pair of…

Trailfoody Review

Trailfoody Review: Snacks For Everyone and Every Trail

By Leah Guill | March 18, 2018

TRAILFOODY  is a novel subscription service that provides automatic monthly shipments of high-quality trail snacks. Different subscription plans correspond to increasing amounts of food. You can choose regular, gluten-free, or vegetarian plans. I received a Trailfoody evaluation package containing their iconic Trailfoody orange food bag and an assortment of snacks, corresponding to the basic “Wanderer”…


Eaglecreek Converge Weekend Gear Kit: A Trip To Cuba In A Carry On

By Leah Guill | February 15, 2018

While attending the outdoor show in the summer of 2017, we specifically requested the EagleCreek Converge Weekend Gear Kit for our 4 day trip to Cuba. The EagleCreek Converge Weekend Gear Kit has everything your wonderlust heart needs in a weekend getaway bag. The Converge Weekend Gear Kit comes with: Converge Weekend Gear Kit Pack-It…

Ledlenser MH6 Headlamp

LEDLENSER MH6 HEADLAMP: A Three Day Biking Trip In Idaho

By Leah Guill | February 13, 2018

The German manufacturer, LEDLENSER, was founded by two brothers in their garage in 1994, one of those rags-to-riches stories that we all love.   Ledlenser is now a major manufacturer of portable lighting products and accessories. Their products include headlamps that are LED-based allowing for brightness and longevity with relatively low energy consumption. Ledlenser warrants…


Defunkify: Take The Time To Freshen Your Gear Up – A Quick Review

By Leah Guill | February 7, 2018

Defunkify will wash or spray the funk out of it. That is their promise and we put it to the test. Prior to leaving for a weeklong ski trip in Taos, I washed long underwear, socks, hats and balaclavas in the Defunkify ACTIVE WASH detergent. The detergent has little to no smell, is easy to…

Hotel Saint Bernard

Hotel Saint Bernard- A Trip That Will Spark Generations of Ski Weeks

By Leah Guill | January 25, 2018

Hotel Saint Bernard Over the 2018 holiday I had finally earned enough ‘points’ with my in-laws to in be invited to attend “Ski Week” with them at the Hotel Saint Bernard. This is a hotel and a family experience that goes back a mere 20 years in their household. In the last decade, I have…

Tactical Gear

5.11 Tactical Gear For Men And Women- New Items for 2018

By Leah Guill | January 17, 2018

5.11 Tactical Gear for 2018 Across the country, and for most of us here in the Gem State, being able to carry a concealed fire arm or being prepared for any situation is key. With two military bases within 40 miles of each other, we have plenty of trained individuals in uniform. Perhaps it is…

Outside Inside with GSI Outdoor

Outside Inside with GSI Outdoor – Fun for the Whole Family

By Leah Guill | December 21, 2017

Outside Inside Family Fun? Yes, Please! GSI has a more fun side in it’s Outside Inside lines. You can find anything from ornaments to present decoration and (our favorite) outdoor games. Outside Inside provided us with three great items for the lunar 2017 eclipse camping trip:   Backpack Mancala Game Freestyle Lawn Darts Freestlye Dome…

Aventura Winter Wear

Best of Aventura Winter Wear for Women for 2017

By Leah Guill | December 16, 2017

It is cold and wet here in the Pacific NorthWest and the last thing I want to do is put on nice dress pants for the endless holiday gatherings. Aventura is my new winter wear company. With warm fabrics and flattering prints, these clothes take you from the plane to the board room to the…

Slumberjack Daybreak Deluxe Camping Tent

Best Tent And Sleeping Bag For The Family In 2018 – A Quick Review

By Leah Guill | December 13, 2017

Camping with kids, the tents, sleeping bags, cooking, water, etc. is a daunting task. A task so large it often causes many to NOT take their kids camping. We want to make the basics easier. So, what is the best tent for 2018? Most family friendly sleeping bags? We’ve got you covered! Wenzel Moose 40…