Kids and Family

Brighten up your quarantine with Printsfield socks

By Amy | May 5, 2020

I don’t know about you, but I could use a pick-me-up! Printsfield prints any image on their high-quality socks, which makes for fun gifts and travel momentos. You can personalize any of their products, and ordering took me only about five minutes. Here’s how it works: Step one: pick out your socks. You can narrow…

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Patagonia Provisions Supports Farmers and Fills Your Pantry

By Leah Guill | April 15, 2020

We are in it. It is here and we are working together to make it out of the COVID 2020 international pandemic. How are you? Are you working from home? Homeschooling over Google calls? Making Zoom Happy Hour dates? It has been a change for us all at Practical Travel Gear. I feel you and…

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Headsweats Keeps You Cool and Covered

By Leah Guill | June 16, 2019

With the recent studies being published on the absorption rate of sunscreens, it is no wonder why we are searching for alternatives. Headsweats has always been a go-to brand for me. Their hats are incredibly comfortable and provide the relief from the sun that we crave. This season, Headsweats is introducing a new Ultra band.…

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GSI Outdoors Has Done It Again! Add These Two to Your Camping Set.

By Leah Guill | May 23, 2019

Welcome back fellow campers! We are excited to announce two new favorites from GSI Outdoors! We have been field testing the GSI Outdoors Gourmet Griddle and the ESCAPE 2L Collapsible Pot and are excited to share our findings and gear opinion with you. Gourmet Griddle Weighing in at only 2lbs, the Gourmet Griddle is your…

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Wūru Wool: Organic Comfort for all Seasons

By Leah Guill | January 29, 2019

2019 provides 365 opportunities to try something new or to make better something you already enjoy. Why not make it the year to step up your comfort with Wūru Wool? Wūru Wool is a product of comfort that was born on the trail of the Milford Track when two Americans went looking for relief from…

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Wazoo Gear: Our Top Two Picks for You

By Leah Guill | December 18, 2018

As you have seen on our Instagram feed, we first heard about Wazoo Survival Gear while listening to NPR’s How I Built This. I was so impressed with the ideas and application of necessities to everyday garments that I made my husband google them as soon as we came out of the canyon. Needless to…

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8K Flexwarm Has Perfected Stylish Warmth

By Leah Guill | December 8, 2018

Do you know the secret to happiness? A warm wife. I’m sure there are other answers, but in my house, it is this girl’s warmth that can make or break any adventure! 8k Flexwarm has created a line of heated jackets and a vest that are both stylish, comfortable and the greatest thing to hit…

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MasterPan Multi-Section Non-Stick Cast Aluminum Skillet

By Ramsey | November 26, 2018

The MasterPan Multi-Section Non-Stick Cast Aluminum Skillet is a unique kitchen tool that allows you to prepare more than one thing on the grill at the same time.

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HelloFresh: A Healthy Dinner is only 30 minutes Away

By Leah Guill | November 22, 2018

Change is hard in almost any situation. The one time where I found change to be the easiest, was on one simple website called: Hellofresh.com. As a busy mom, entrepreneur and wife there were often weeks where my family was eating too much pizza or breakfast for dinner. It took the kids complaining before we…

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Sanuk Puff N Chill- Warmth for Him and Her

By Leah Guill | November 21, 2018

With winter weather quickly approaching, I am doing everything in my power to stay warm. Sanuk Puff N Chill boots are definitely helping to keep my feet warm and comfortable as the leaves begin to fall and Jack Frost leaves his wintery mark. What’s Inside? Constructed as a slip-on mid-rise boot, the Puff N Chill…

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