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Our Weekend With WanderVans

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2020 Back To School Ideas for all Ages

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Father Deserves the Best this Year- Our Top 10 Picks for Father’s Day

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Look to Gearo for Quality Gear on Your Next Adventure

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Serengeti Eyewear- Mara Frames and Driver’s Lens

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ROC Waterproof 10,000mAh Charger: Ready for Adventure

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McCall’s Shore Lodge- A Girl’s Midweek Getaway

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Relax with Winged- CBD Formulated for Women

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Feetures Socks Are For You and Me

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My Top Two Picks for Skiing: Nirvana Pro S and Backcountry Matilda Baselayer

Our Weekend With WanderVans

By Leah Guill / August 17, 2020 /

Full disclosure, when my kids were attending Montessori School for Kindergarten, I drooled over this gray sprinter van that was in the parking lot almost any morning I was able to drop the kids off. Now that the littlest is going in to 2nd grade, we have finally experienced the WanderVans for ourselves! Why the…

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2020 Back To School Ideas for all Ages

By Leah Guill / August 12, 2020 /

Well, congrats you to you and yours. We have made it to August and whatever school may look like for your family, we have some great ideas to keep the Back-To-School excitement going! Let’s break down our top 10 must haves for this school season. In no particular order- we love them ALL! 1. Hydaway…

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Father Deserves the Best this Year- Our Top 10 Picks for Father’s Day

By Leah Guill / June 5, 2020 /

Can you believe we have made it to JUNE 2020? Honestly, I didn’t know if we were ever going to get through the 9 months in March, but here we are! Practical Travel Gear has rounded up 10 of our favorites for the Dad in your life and some gear to make the rest of…

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Look to Gearo for Quality Gear on Your Next Adventure

By Leah Guill / April 22, 2020 /

While we are working from home during the COVID stay at home order, we are planning out our family’s “Travel Bucketlist”. As you might assume, there’s a long list of trips outside and in nature. We want to try new things and don’t want to buy the gear unless we really fall in love with…

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Serengeti Eyewear- Mara Frames and Driver’s Lens

By Leah Guill / February 5, 2020 /

Ring in 2020 with a pair of Mara frames from Serengeti Eyewear. With technology that dates back to 1877, Serengeti Eyewear, more specifically the Photochromic and Spectral Control lens, has risen to be the most advanced eyewear on the market. For the year 2020, Practical Travel Gear is looking forward to the new year with…

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ROC Waterproof 10,000mAh Charger: Ready for Adventure

By Leah Guill / November 29, 2019 /

Annnnd in this corner of the World, weighing in at just under a pound, is the ROC Waterproof 10,000mAh Charger! Not only is this charger waterproof, it is also solar and wireless. It is the size of a smartphone in a rugged case. Let’s get into the details about the ROC Waterproof 10,000mAh Charger. As…

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McCall’s Shore Lodge- A Girl’s Midweek Getaway

By Leah Guill / November 15, 2019 /

In celebration of a dear friend’s pregnancy, myself and 5 friends embarked on a midweek getaway to the Shore Lodge and their private spa, The Cove. Nestled just outside of the resort town of McCall, Idaho, Shore Lodge was built in 1948 and boasts newly renovated guest rooms and a restaurant and bar space. The…

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Relax with Winged- CBD Formulated for Women

By Leah Guill / October 25, 2019 /

Winged- CBD Formulated for Women Founded in 2017 by Jessica Mulligan, Winged CBD was developed and formulated to help other women find their inner peace and and enjoy the day again. With all that life throws at us, it is no wonder why anxiety and depression diagnoses are on the rise. Barnes and Noble, the…

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Feetures Socks Are For You and Me

By Leah Guill / May 10, 2019 /

A little known fact about our writers at Practical Travel Gear, we love socks. Small ones, tall ones and even short ones. This is why we were very excited to receive samples of the Feetures no-show and their compression socks. Have Socks, Will Travel Feetures has moved into the absolute no show sock realm with…

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My Top Two Picks for Skiing: Nirvana Pro S and Backcountry Matilda Baselayer

By Leah Guill / January 21, 2019 /

We have just returned from our yearly ski trip to Taos, New Mexico and I was able to bring along some new gear to try out. I have two new favorites that are permanent to my gear bag after the trip, the Nirvana Pro S by Mammut and Backcountry Matilda Baselayer. Nirvana Pro S I…

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