Clothing

Indyeva Sahra Short: The Beginning of a New Era

By Leah Guill | August 7, 2022

In times of turmoil, there is always light at the end of the tunnel. The year 2018 was a challenging period for the fashion industry where luxury brands faced a lot of criticism for their exploitative practices and expensive products. With consumers becoming more conscious and ethical about what they buy, the demand for sustainable…

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Jungmaven Sun Short

Summertime Comfort with Jungmaven Sun Short

By Jill | July 29, 2022

Summer casual clothing feel wonderful when you’re outdoors in the sun, but continuing that carefree feeling through the year is easy—whether you move it indoors in the colder months, or you’re traveling somewhere warm. Growing up, I had a regular habit of practically living in shorts and adapting to the changing weather by pairing them…

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Icebreaker Women’s ZoneKnit Merino Long Sleeve Half Zip

Stay Warm and Stylish in Icebreaker Women’s ZoneKnit Merino Long Sleeve Half Zip

By Jill | July 15, 2022

In my forever struggle to use only a carry-on bag while traveling, I’m constantly scrutinizing my wardrobe to get the best multi-use out of it. Clothing items that can look great at the dinner table but also have enough solid performance characteristics to take out on the trail (or wherever I’m adventuring) are items that…

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Helly Hansen Helly Hansen Women's Rapide Lifaloft Air Jacket

Helly Hansen Women’s Rapide Lifaloft Air Jacket Lets You Pack Light and Stay Warm

By Jill | July 8, 2022

While I’ll admit that I’m not a “carry on no matter what” traveler, due to some of my adventures being rather gear intensive, I do try to avoid checking a bag. That’s especially helpful this summer, as the airline industry tries to get back up to pre-pandemic service levels despite there still being a pandemic.…

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Arc'teryx Soria Long-Line Bra

Arc’Teryx Soria Long Line Bra and Essent High-Rise Short for a Variety of Adventures

By Jill | July 1, 2022

There’s often confusion about what constitutes “the best” activewear or work-out gear, and while plenty of excellent arguments can be made for clothing that’s breathable, anti-bacterial, or that wicks sweat away from your body—the real answer is that the best gear is what works for you.   Lately, I’ve been testing out the Arc’teryx Soria…

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Velous Footwear Oceanside Flip

Recovery Comfort with Velous Footwear Oceanside Flip

By Jill | June 24, 2022

Whether I’m at home or away, active adventures and workouts can leave me with tired feet. When I’m on the road, I often bring small massage balls to relieve some of the soreness afterwards. But my usual routine is to ignore them and press on.   Recently, I’ve been testing out the Velous Footwear Oceanside…

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Protect your Biggest Organ with ActiveIce Spectrum Sun Hoodie from Outdoor Research

By Leah Guill | June 14, 2022

We’ve finally made it through the strange and unexpected weather storms that have been our Springe in Idaho and we are now entering the warm days of Summer. Long days in the summer sun have us wearing more clothes as opposed to wearing more sunscreen. The ActiveIce Spectrum Sun Hoodie from Outdoor Research has been…

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Mountain Hardwear Trail Sender Short

Keep it Light with Mountain Hardwear Women’s Trail Sender Short

By Jill | June 3, 2022

Whether your plans are far-flung or close to home, hiking long or short distances, under the summer sun or in a tropical rain forest—lightweight shorts with great pocket space are appreciated by all travelers.   On my pre-summer adventures, I’ve been testing out the Mountain Hardwear Women’s Trail Sender Short. It’s the brand’s lightest trail…

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Icebreaker Women's ZoneKnit Merino Short Sleeve T-Shirt

Icebreaker Women’s ZoneKnit Merino Short Sleeve T-Shirt for Outdoor Adventures

By Jill | May 27, 2022

In light of a lot of upcoming travel opportunities, I’m refreshing my spring/summer clothing options for outdoor adventures. Because I pack light, I like pieces that perform well, but that can always be used for other parts of my trip without looking too out of place.   I recently tested out the Icebreaker Women’s ZoneKnit…

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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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